Spiders!

The Art & Science of Arachnids

On view May 17 to September 8, 2019

One of the largest touring exhibits of arachnids in North America, The Art & Science of Arachnids features 3 themed cubes with live arachnids. The Science Cube discusses arachnids that are not spiders or scorpions, deadly spiders of North America, and arachnids in medicine. The Arts Cube illustrates the connection we have with arachnids in film, literature, and music. Various flip panels allow interaction with the guests. The Culture Cube highlights arachnid folklore and mythology, arachnid conservation, and arachnids as food.