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Dragons & Damsels

Inspire Curiosity this Summer! Dragons & Damsels every other Thursday July-August.

Let’s go on an ADVENTURE with Dragons & Damsels! Join us as we explore the beautiful grounds of the Minnesota Discovery Center in search of dragonflies, damselflies, and other insects. Along the way, we will learn about the lives and habits of these fascinating creatures! 

Program Information: 

The tour is from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.   Regular admission prices apply, but the tour itself is free.  Guests should meet their guide at the Summer Admission area near the “Naturalist Program” window.  Nets for catching the dragonflies will be provided.  Guests will learn about dragonfly life cycle and learn how to catch and hold the insects gently without hurting them.  Program content may also include looking for and learning about other insects around our park.  The program is designed for families to attend together, all ages are welcome!  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  No advance reservations are accepted, but group limit is around 15 to 20 people for the tour, first come first served.

Program Dates: 

June 29th 
July 13th & 27th 
August 10th & 24th 


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