Skin: Living Armor, Evolving Identity

Skin: Living Armor, Evolving Identity

Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Now - Apr 3, 2022
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Recurring daily through Apr 3, 2022

Admission is included with all museum admission tickets.

Discover the superpowers of skin and touch amazing specimens scales to feathers to fur.

Skin is what keeps our insides in and the outside out, protecting us from the elements, and showcasing to other animals and people who and what we are. Discover the properties of skin across an array of organisms and examine the meaning humans have associated with skin color in Skin: Living Armor, Evolving Identity, a bilingual, multi-sensory exhibition having its East Coast premiere at Frost Science. 

Explore the beauty and sophistication of this organ through rarely seen scientific specimens, fascinating interactives and thought-provoking investigations of a challenging subject that’s far from black and white.

Presented by Baptist Health’s Miami Cancer Institute. Skin: Living Armor, Evolving Identity will be on view from Friday, October 8, 2021 through Sunday, April 3, 2022 inside the Hsiao Family Special Exhibition Gallery on the first floor of the museum.




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