Wild Wednesdays

Wild Wednesdays

Go Wild at the Flint Hills Discovery Center!


Join us every Wednesday as we care and feed our animal friends and jump into a Flint Hills topic with a fun demonstration. Perfect for kids and adults of all ages. Plus, we're offering 20% Off General Admission AND 20% Off Gift Store Merchandise every Wednesday in October!* The Wild Wednesday programs are open to all guests with paid admission. FHDC Members are always free.

*Offers not valid with any other discounts.


Live Animal Feeding


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Come meet Tallulah the Ornate Box Turtle, Baxter the Barred Tiger Salamander, and our two slithery snakes – Severus and Rex! Wednesday is feeding day so be prepared for some up close encounters as our animal friends chow down.

Flint Hills in Action!


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Watch us bring the Flint Hills to life with a cool demonstration of a science or history topic. We'll explore hidden forces and unknown stories that make the Flint Hills such a unique place.

Date  Flint Hills in Action! Topic 
Wednesday, October 7  Fire Starting
Wednesday, October 14 Fossil Identification
Wednesday, October 21 Rope Making
Wednesday, October 30 Exploring Wind