2023 Events Coming Soon!

Iron Hill Powwow 2023

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2023

Time: 10am to 5pm

Where: Iron Hill Museum- 1355 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702

More info TBA

Mike Harmon with the audience. Iron Hill Powwow 2022

Every month, the Museum & Science Center will have a program for families to enjoy a nature related topic. See below for our schedule.

  • The program is included with the price of admission. Admission is $2 per person.
  • Our open hours are 12pm until 4pm each Saturday. Each program is 20 minutes long throughout our open hours.
  • All visitors are welcome to a small free gift from us as a thank you for visiting the Iron Hill Museum & Science Center.

January 28, 2023How the Body Works (Biology)

Did you ever wonder how many systems a human body has? What do our brains really do? Did you know that our skin is the largest organ we have? Let’s find out together what the human body is all about.

February 25, 2023- Whale, Whale, Whale… What Do We Have Here? (Mammalogy)

There are all different types of mammals that vary in all shapes and sizes. What’s the different between a bear and a dolphin? What are the three categories of mammals? Let’s explore all the different mammals together.

March 11, 2022- Too Good To Waste (Conservation)

Don’t throw away that banana peel! You can use that in a compost bin. Composting is a great way to lower food waste and get some good organic fertilizer on the way. Let’s learn how composting really works and how you can make a healthy garden in your own backyard.

April 15, 2023- Invasion of the Germs (Biology)

Germs are everywhere we go; but how can we avoid them? There are actually germs that are good for the human body too! Come to learn all about germs and germ contamination.

Toddler Time is a program for the Iron Hill Museum & Science Center! Each month, we are inviting all children ages 1-4 to learn about the world around them. Bring your babies out for a small walk, a story, and a craft to take home! Our science center also has coloring pages and wall magnets for sensory-friendly fun! Admission is $2 per person (children under 1 free for this program).