Thursday, February 18, 2016

New Exhibit Arctic Voices Coming To The Springs Preserve On 2/20

Arctic Voices exhibit at the Springs Preserve explores adaptation in the Arctic

Discover how we are all connected to the Arctic.  Arctic Voices will take you on a journey to a fascinating and changing region. Explore the wildlife and the people that live there and how they've adapted to survive in this harsh environment.

Visitors will:
·       Pounce, hop, push and crawl their way through animal life in the arctic.
·       Travel with scientists as they catch and tag arctic whales.
·       Discover how Arctic plants have adapted to survive and thrive in the harsh Arctic environment.

Arctic Voices is a co-production of the Canadian Museum of Nature and Science North. Exhibit on display daily in the Origen Museum February 20 - May 18, 2016. This exhibit is free for Springs Preserve members and included with paid general admission.

The Springs Preserve is open daily 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (except Thanksgiving and Christmas) until Nov. 1st when we start observing fall/winter hours 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. General admission for Nevada residents is $9.95 for adults, $8.95 for students, seniors, teachers and military, $4.95 for children ages five to 17, with kids four and under free. General admission also includes access to the Nevada State Museum, open Thursday through Monday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission for non-resident adults is $18.95, $17.05 for seniors, students and military, $10.95 for children ages five to 17, with kids four and under free.

Located just three miles from the famed Las Vegas Strip, the Springs Preserve is an award-winning 180-acre family destination dedicated to exploring green-living, desert life, and Las Vegas’ vibrant history through botanical gardens, interactive science and nature exhibits, animal shows, and trails offering hiking, biking and train rides. Indoor experiences include exhibition galleries dedicated to showcasing art and traveling exhibitions of local and national significance, on-site technologically advanced learning centers, the Divine CafĂ©, Gift Shop, and the Nevada State Museum. The Preserve hosts seasonal special events including concerts, arts shows and holiday experiences. Plan your visit at or explore via your favorite social media sites and find us on Google Maps.

February 20 - March 11, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily; March 12 - May 18, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
Origen Museum at the Springs Preserve
This exhibit is free for members or with paid general admission.

333 S Valley View Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada
(702) 822-7700

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