Special Animal focused presentations and learning more about the wildlife around us! Included with membership or admission. No reservations are necessary.
THE DISCOVERY CENTER AND WILDCAT BLUFF ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE BLUE STAR INITIATIVE The Don Harrington Discovery Center and Wildcat Bluff announced it will join museums nationwide in the Blue Star Museums initiative as the exclusive museum to participate in Amarillo this year. This summer, the Blue Star Museum initiative provides free admission to currently-serving… Read more about FREE ADMISSION to veterans and currently-serving military personnel and their families.
Prepare your little explorers to travel around the world this Spring Break! Learn more & register HERE
Coffee and Cuties will be VIRTUAL ONLY on February 4th. For more information as to why we have made this decision, please click the link below. The storytime and demo will be prerecorded and the link will be shared at the regular Coffee and Cuties start time on Facebook. The video will not expire. We… Read more about Coffee and Cuties February
Toddler Tracks is for explorers age 5 and under and a caregiver and takes place at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center. We read a nature-themed book, do a craft or hands-on activity and go for a nature walk on our Libb’s Trail. Dress for the weather and bring a water bottle, we go out for our… Read more about Toddler Tracks: January 2022
Prepare your little explorers for our Winter Camp Discovery Expedition! Learn more & register HERE
BUY TICKETS HERE Enjoy a jolly good time filled with cheerful activities and delightful crafts to celebrate the holiday season! Santa will be here too, so stop by and get a picture with the big guy!* You’ll also enjoy activities in Santa’s Workshop and other merry crafts and demonstrations. – Santa’s Jolly Jamboree admission will… Read more about Santa’s Jolly Jamboree! 2021
Coffee and Cuties will be taking a short break for the holidays. Be sure to stop by DHDC to grab a take-home kit to enjoy at home!
Wildlife Weekend is our NEW monthly event! We partner with Wildwest Wildlife Rehabilitation to bring the wild indoors! Saturday, Nov. 20th: The Wild West Wildlife Team will be joining forces with us for a fun, family-friendly event from 11a-2pm. We will learn all about different critters and what they eat! Sunday,Nov. 21st: DHDC organized programs… Read more about Wildlife Weekend: Wildlife Friendsgiving
Each time has limited capacity and guests are encouraged to stop by the Discovery Center to purchase your wristbands in advance. We are so glad to get this back on our calendar! Discover family, fun, and science for just $1 per person! Choose the best time for your family 5:00 – 6:30pm OR 6:30 –… Read more about Discover for a Dollar with John Erickson
Please join us in-person or virtually for Coffee & Cuties. Coffee & Cuties offers entertainment for the tots and gives caregivers the opportunity to sit back and relax! Your child will participate in storytime that is paired with a fun craft or science activity, both led by one of our awesome Science Guides. THEME: Friendsgiving… Read more about Coffee & Cuties November
Wildlife Weekend is our NEW monthly event! We partner with Wildwest Wildlife Rehabilitation to bring the wild indoors! Saturday, Oct.16th: Wild West guest, Stephanie, Guess what’s in the box! (see FB for times) Sunday, Oct. 17th: Oct 17 – DHDC bugs, spiders, and snakes (11am, 1pm, and 3pm) Free with regular museum admission. No reservations… Read more about Wildlife Weekend: Face Your Fears