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AETN to bring 'Curious George,' 'Dinosaur Train' characters to Museum of Discovery for spring break activities

Posted 14 Mar 2016

The Arkansas Educational Television Network has partnered with the Museum of Discovery to bring Curious George, the Man with the Yellow Hat and Buddy from 'Dinosaur Train' to the museum for family fun days during spring break March 21-22.

Families are invited to meet and take photos with Buddy from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, March 21, and Curious George and the Man with the Yellow Hat from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 22. PBS KIDS programming will be shown throughout the day, along with science-themed educational activities. Visitors are encouraged to dress as their favorite PBS KIDS characters to celebrate spring break.

The Museum of Discovery, 500 President Clinton Avenue, Suite 150, Little Rock, will be open its normal business hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. General admission is $10 for ages 13 and up, $8 for ages 1 to 12, and free for members and children under 1.

Established in 1927 as the Museum of Natural History and Antiquities, the Museum of Discovery is the oldest museum in Little Rock. The mission of the Museum of Discovery is to ignite a passion for science, technology and math in a dynamic, interactive environment.

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