MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Pink Palace Family of Museums announces its Endless Summer Adventures starting May 26 with the premiere of the Journey to the South Pacific IMAX 3D movie followed by the opening of the “Paddling Through the Americas: Dugout Canoes” exhibit June 2.
The Pink Palace Family of Museums offers entertainment along with education. Kids can explore history, nature, science, technology and more. The Pink Palace Family of Museums is also offering free 90-day summer trial memberships.
Journey to the South Pacific - 3D Movie
Narrated by Cate Blanchett, Journey to the South Pacific takes moviegoers on a breathtaking giant screen adventure to the lush tropical islands of remote West Papua, where life flourishes above and below the sea. Discover a magical world with whale sharks, sea turtles, manta rays, and other iconic creatures of the sea
Paddling through the Americas: Dugout Canoes - Exhibit
Find out how dugout canoes have affected life and travel throughout the Americas, from Florida to the Amazon and the Pacific. The exhibit features more than 100 unique objects, including an ancient Florida canoe. You can even climb into a real dugout.
Phantom of the Universe – Planetarium Show
Phantom of the Universe showcases an exciting exploration of dark matter, from the Big Bang to its anticipated discovery at the Large Hadron Collider. Experience visually stunning explosions of light and sound, while learning how scientists around the world are collaborating to track down the constituents of dark matter.
Nature Explorers Summer Camps at Lichterman Nature Center
Campers will enjoy nature walks using binoculars to spot birds, nets to catch insects, and plaster to cast animal tracks along the way. Different live animals are introduced every day for campers to meet and touch. This camp is not to be missed for nature loving kids out there.
For more information, visit www.memphismuseums.org.