Visit the museum
The museum is currently closed to all in-person visitors
We are open for virtual field trips and birthday parties
The Museum is open to the general public on the first and third Saturday of the month from 11am to 3pm. Come get a tour from one of our docents or explore the Museum on your own.
We always have a number of our live animals out and about for an up close and personal experience!
General admission to the Museum is $5, children 5 years and younger are free. We accept cash, credit card, and check.
Private tours & birthday Parties
We often have birthday parties and private tours at the museum, where you can reserve our space for uninterrupted time with your family and friends!
Both private tours and birthday parties are booked for a two-hour period, with a one hour guided portion featuring live animals our awesome exhibits, and a remaining unstructured hour where guests can explore on their own and use our meeting room to serve refreshments and other activities.
Fill out a "tour request form" below for booking!
Join the nearly 3,000 k-12 school children who visit PWM annually and take a tour with your classroom or organization and learn all about wildlife, wildlife conservation, and what we can do to protect global biodiversity.
Our trained docents will guide you through the museum showcasing our extensive collection of taxidermy, fossils, and artifacts. Inspire wonder by getting to meet, first hand, some of the resident reptiles and amphibians in our live small animal collection! We hope to see you soon!
Tours are available while school is in session beginning at 10:45am and ending at 12:10pm. The maximum group size is 60 individuals including chaperones.
Tours are $5 suggested donation per entrant. Title 1 schools are free.
Please refer to our Events Calendar to view open tour dates and plan your visit. We hope to see you soon!