Celebrate Turtle Day at the Museum of Ventura County, Free Admission for Kids – May 21
World Turtle Day is a world-wide event and we’re celebrating with a turtle-filled day of fun from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., May 21, at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 Main Street, Ventura. Explore the museum galleries with a museum-wide scavenger hunt, swing by the dress-up station for costume fun, then join the birthday party for Myrtle the Museum Turtle who is turning 6. Be sure to visit the California Turtle and Tortoise Club and meet Tut the tortoise and other live turtles.
World Turtle Day (May 23) honors and promotes the protection of turtles and tortoises and their disappearing habitats around the world. There are food trucks, a coffee cart and more. Admission is $5 for adults, FREE for kids under 18. Visit venturamuseum.org for more information.