Travel Shows

Our travel show brings an amazing assortment of arthropods directly into your classroom!

Our tours are listed below. We are also happy to create a custom curriculum perfect for your students.

Giant millipedes, hissing cockroaches, amazing walking sticks, furry tarantulas, and more will amaze the students and turn them on to the incredible world of the arthropods. Students can learn about defense mechanisms of these animals as well as have the chance to pet some of them!

How many types of insects can you name? Widen your horizons as you become aware of the different insects that roam the Earth. Whether in the water or on land, you’ll be in awe at the differences in their features.

See live butterflies as you explore their life cycle and learn how to make a habitat suitable for them in your home. This show goes hand in hand with out initiative to save the monarchs. You can be a part of the movement!

Did you know insects can help you determine how clean a nearby river is? Learn how while splashing around in this interactive travel show.

Dive in to the hive and learn how bees pollinate plants and contribute to the growth and diversity of many crops we eat today.

Insects have many different characteristics all suited for different environments. Learn how these traits, or adaptations, vary in insects and how they help them survive. Students will explore these adaptations and figure out what traits are suited for certain environments.

General Show: Amazing Arthopods!

Giant millipedes, hissing cockroaches, amazing walking sticks, furry tarantulas, and more will amaze the students and turn them on to the incredible world of the arthropods. Students can learn about defense mechanisms of these animals as well as have the chance to pet some of them!

We have a variety of shows to cater to your interests and curriculum:

Insect Diversity

How many types of insects can you name? Widen your horizons as you become aware of the different insects that roam the Earth. Whether in the water or on land, you’ll be in awe at the differences in their features.

Save The Monarchs

See live butterflies as you explore their life cycle and learn how to make a habitat suitable for them in your home. This show goes hand in hand with out initiative to save the monarchs. You can be a part of the movement!

Aquatic Insects & Water Quality (near a water source) 

Did you know insects can help you determine how clean a nearby river is? Learn how while splashing around in this interactive travel show.

The deal with Pollinators

Dive in to the hive and learn how bees pollinate plants and contribute to the growth and diversity of many crops we eat today.

Adaptations

Insects have many different characteristics all suited for different environments. Learn how these traits, or adaptations, vary in insects and how they help them survive. Students will explore these adaptations and figure out what traits are suited for certain environments.

Insect Ecology

Insects may be small, but their impact is huge! Learn about their contribution to the food chain and how they help to recycle matter and maintain community structure.

Insects in the Home Garden

Become aware of living creatures in your garden you may have missed! Pollinators, predators, and parasitic insects fill your garden and actually make it come to life.

Insect Behavior 

Watch insects up close and see how they behave. Learn cooperation skills vicariously through them—their teamwork is essential in the hive.

Metamorphosis 

Learn about the growth of insects as they go through their unique stages of metamorphosis. See live insects in these different stages as well.

Insects may be small, but their impact is huge! Learn about their contribution to the food chain and how they help to recycle matter and maintain community structure.

Learn about the growth of insects as they go through their unique stages of metamorphosis. See live insects in these different stages as well.

Pricing

Pricing

$395 + $4/ mile after 15 miles

$200 deposit due upon booking. Balance due one week prior to show.

Philadelphia Insectarium & Butterfly Pavilion Travel Show

Have some questions? 

Let us help! Fill in the form below, tell us a bit about your students, and we’ll give you a ring. We’ll plan a travel show so special your students will be talking about it for weeks!

Or call or email us directly!

215-335-9500

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