Archive for the 'Exhibits' Category

Taming Dinosaurs?

Dinosaur with girl

You don’t have to look long or hard for one of the Creation Museum’s most famous exhibits when you enter the Main Hall. That exhibit, of course, is the depiction of children playing next to young T. rex dinosaurs.

Pre- …

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Birds of a Kind

Red-Billed Firefinch

Many birds classified as belonging to different families go by the common name of “finch.” Despite many differences, including a vast array of colors and sizes and differently sized beaks, many species of finches—especially those that taxonomists classify as belonging …

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Lucy Exhibit

Lucy Exhibit

This past spring, we opened a new exhibit called Facing the Allosaurus, and it has become a very popular exhibit, especially with the many children who have come as a result of our Kids Free in 2014 promotion. …

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A Skull Encounter

Allosaur skull

Many of you surely have seen all the attention the Creation Museum has received this year after one of the biggest and best-preserved allosaur fossils went on display in the Flood Geology area.

Known as Ebenezer, the skull of this …

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Dinosaurs at the Creation Museum

Saltasaurus

With over two dozen dinosaur models at the Creation Museum, there are many photo opportunities for our guests! Probably the most popular for families and groups is the Saltasaurus that is located in the Grand Plaza out front.

The next …

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Adam Naming the Animals

Adam Naming the Animals

One of the most intriguing and thought-provoking places in the museum is the Garden of Eden. Although many of our guests just walk through and enjoy the beauty of the scenery that makes everything come to life for them, …

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Poison Dart Frogs

Poison Dart Frog

Highlighting the dangers of the beautiful but sometimes deadly poison dart frogs, the Creation Museum has an exhibit featuring the tiny amphibians, which reminds guests that prior to the Fall of man—when Adam disobeyed God in the Garden of Eden—nothing …

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Scoping out the Insects

Insectorium microscope

Dr. Crawley’s Insectorium opened in May 2013, but it wasn’t completely done yet. That is, even though nothing appeared to be missing, one exhibit was still planned for the room as what you might call Phase 2. Dr. Crawley and …

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A Great Idea for Your Small Group

Murfreesboro Small Group

Are you looking for a great idea for your small group? The following is from a leader of a group that visited last month:

Our New Vision Baptist Church small group came to the Creation Museum on Friday and Saturday,

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A Sea of Shells

Swollen fig shell

In the museum’s collection department, we are swimming in a sea of shells. A couple of years ago, a shell collector of over 50 years donated his extensive collection to the museum. We have started the long process of cataloging …

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