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Now open

Wild Kratts®: Ocean Adventure!—a new exhibit created by Minnesota Children’s Museum and the creators of the top-rated PBS Kids TV series “Wild Kratts®”—is open at Mote Aquarium!

The exhibit focuses on building STEM-based skills for children ages 3 to 9. It will be at Mote through June 6, 2021.

Wild Kratts®: Ocean Adventure! transports visitors to the Wild Kratts world, immersing them in whole body explorations of ocean habitats. Using Wild Kratts technology and the powers of science and teamwork, children and their families will join the Wild Kratts team to solve problems, help marine animals, and foil the villains’ nefarious plans.

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Ocean Habitats and Activities

Through an inquiry-based approach, children can explore age-appropriate science concepts central to marine animals’ lives. Habitats and activities include experiences such as:

Seashore

  • Miniaturize in a tidal pool.

  • Crawl through an anemone.

  • Hunt for lunch like a lobster.

Shallow Seas

  • Create your own dolphin name.

  • Roll up your sleeves and get to work at a shark cleaning station.

Deep Sea

  • Explore hydrothermal vents and a bioluminescent grotto.

  • Steer an amphisub through the ocean depths in search of rarely seen creatures of the ocean floor.
     


This exhibit sponsored locally by:

Sarasota County Tourist Development Tax - Paid for in part by Sarasota County



About Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is an independent, nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization dedicated to today's research for tomorrow's oceans with an emphasis on world-class science relevant to conservation and sustainable use of marine biodiversity, healthy habitats and natural resources. Our public Mote Aquarium features hundreds of marine animal species and shares the science of Mote Marine Laboratory with visitors of all ages from around the world. As an informal science education center located in Sarasota, Florida, Mote Aquarium is pleased to share Wild Kratts®: Ocean Adventure! with our guests, offering them a fun and fresh way to engage with STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts that are central to the exhibit and to Mote's mission.

About Kratt Brothers Company 

Wild Kratts joins several other wildly-popular children’s television shows created and produced by animal experts Chris and Martin Kratt. Zoologists by training, the Kratt Brothers have built a trusted entertainment brand based on their enthusiasm for animals. Since founding their production company, Kratt Brothers Company, in 1993, they have developed and executive produced more than 275 episodes of four successful television series: Kratts’ Creatures, Zoboomafoo with the Kratt Brothers and Kratt Bros. Be the Creature and Wild Kratts. In addition to playing themselves, Chris and Martin serve as directors, scriptwriters, authors and wildlife cinematographers in pursuit of more “creature adventures.” www.krattbrothers.com

About Minnesota Children’s Museum

Minnesota Children’s Museum sparks children’s learning through play. The museum, a nonprofit organization, serves more than 550,000 visitors each year at its locations in St. Paul and Rochester. Through interactive exhibits and programs, the museum provides open-ended, self-directed experiences that cultivate critical thinking, creativity, confidence and other lifelong skills. The museum serves as a resource for parents to advance their children’s playful learning in the museum and beyond. Minnesota Children’s Museum is a leading producer of hands-on rental exhibits for children’s museums and discovery centers. Visit mcm.org for more information. The museum is the leading developer of traveling children’s museum exhibits with more than 35 years of experience and the largest collection of rental exhibits on the road.
 


Wild Kratts®: Ocean Adventure! was created by Minnesota Children’s Museum and The Kratt Brothers Company. Wild Kratts® © 2021 Kratt Brothers Company Ltd. / 9 Story Media Group Inc. Wild Kratts® and Ocean Adventure and associated characters, trademarks, and design elements are owned by Kratt Brothers Company Ltd. Licensed by Kratt Brothers Company Ltd. All Rights Reserved.