H/Desert Weekend

Desert Weekend

Deserts are home to some of the most interesting animals in the world! From Feb. 22-23, we will take an up-close look at one of the most well-known desert dwellers!  Einstein the Camel and his biome buddies will be visiting us all weekend long. All activities are included with admission or membership.

Camel & Friends from Peaceable Kingdom Petting Zoo

Einstein the Camel, his reptilian friends, and other desert animals from Peaceable Kingdom Petting Zoo will provide you and your family with an opportunity to see some of the world’s most interesting fauna up close and personal.  Learn about their unique adaptations that enable them to live in some of the harshest conditions on the planet.


  • Saturday, Feb. 22: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Sunday, Feb. 23: 12 p.m.-4 p.m.

Hands-on Activities at Inquiry Island
presented by Da Vinci Science Center educators

Think globally. Act locally.

Desert animals conserve water to survive.  Learn why it’s so important for us to conserve water and think of ways to do it.  


P: 484.664.1002
D: 3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
H: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 12-5 p.m.
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