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Florida Museum hosts free Creative B movie ‘Fantastic Voyage’

The Florida Museum is hosting a screening of “Fantastic Voyage,” released in 1966 and rated PG, at the museum on Friday, July 19, at 7 p.m. Visitors will have the opportunity to discuss the film with a panel of scientists, artists and special effects experts prior to the movie and explore the balance between science [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on July 15, 2019.

GatorNights – Candy Shop

Got a sweet tooth? Come on down to Gator Nights for a sugar-load of activities.  Start the night off right by stopping by our Candy Bar & Cotton Candy station from 8 PM to 12 AM at the Outdoor Tabling Area. If that’s not sweet enough for you, show off your decorating skills in the [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events, Newsletter on July 15, 2019.

Harn on Tap

Support the Harn Museum of Art June 20  from 6-9 p.m. and enjoy locally-crafted pints and bites at Cypress & Grove Brewing Company. Enjoy live music, games, art-making activities, and hear the story behind Gainesville’s newest craft brewery. Bring a friend or bring the family! This event is open to the public and a voluntary [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on June 17, 2019.

Become ONE with art at the Harn

Get in tune with your breath and follow it through with standing, flowing, seated and balancing postures. Bring your own mat and become ‘one’ with art at the Harn for Vinyasa Yoga on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3:45 – 4:45 p.m. A water station will be provided! UF Students register in advance at recsports.ufl.edu/classes/. This [...]

Filed under Athletic & Health, Events on June 17, 2019.

Florida Museum visitors receive discounted admission for Father’s Day June 16

Bring dad to the Florida Museum of Natural History on Father’s Day Sunday! Buy one value admission to the “Butterfly Rainforest” and “CROCS” exhibits at full-price and get a second ticket for half-price on Father’s Day, June 16, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Not valid with other offers or discounts. For more information, visit www.floridamuseum.ufl.edu/event/fathers-day-at-the-museum [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on June 10, 2019.

Florida Museum to host virtual reality sea turtle experience June 16

Celebrate World Sea Turtle Day at the Florida Museum of Natural History on June 16 from 1 to 4 p.m. with Project S.H.E.L.L., short for Simulating Habitat Experiences of Living Loggerheads. This education initiative uses a custom virtual reality simulation to encourage sea turtle conservation. This free virtual reality event immerses guests into the daily [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on June 10, 2019.

Harn on Tap

Support the Harn Museum of Art June 20 from 6-9 p.m. and enjoy locally-crafted pints and bites at Cypress & Grove Brewing Company. Enjoy live music, games, art-making activities, and hear the story behind Gainesville’s newest craft brewery. Bring a friend or bring the family! This event is open to the public and a voluntary [...]

Filed under Entertainment & Dining, Events on June 10, 2019.

Museum Nights

Discover art from the last 100 years with a focus on the power of photographs that inspire, inform and help us imagine the future. Enjoy discussions, activities and live music. Join Carol McCusker, Curator of Photography for a Gallery Talk in the exhibition CENTURY at 6:30 p.m. For more information http://harn.ufl.edu/museumnights

Filed under Cultural, Events on June 10, 2019.

Learn about the ‘Secrets of Seagrass’ during June 13 ‘Science on Tap’ at Cypress & Grove

The Florida Museum of Natural History and the University of Florida’s Thompson Earth Systems Institute will host “Science on Tap” at Cypress & Grove Brewing Co. on June 13 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Guest speaker Savanna Barry of the Nature Coast Biological Station in Cedar Key will discuss the importance of healthy seagrass meadows [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on June 3, 2019.

Guided Art Tours

“At the Harn Museum of Art enjoy friendly, docent-led discussions on Saturdays and Sundays from 2 – 3 pm. No registration required – tours start in the museum’s lobby. Docents share highlights from across the museum, spotlight a special exhibition or explore a specific theme. More information visit us at http://www.harn.ufl.edu/tours

At the Harn Museum of [...]

Filed under Academic, Events on June 3, 2019.