Hints, Clues, Questions and Adventure!
Coming to the museum will be awesome no doubt. But what about spicing up your trip with a scavenger hunt of your own making?! This is how it works. Check out the special list of clues we've devised for you. Print out your favorites. Arrive at the museum and the minute your feet hit the ground get your exploration on like Indiana Jones!
- I am the king of meat eating dinosaurs and it's reflected in my name. What's my name and where's the first place you see me in the museum?
- Find the deer foot inkwell.
- Find the Navajo bear claw ring.
- I'm in the wetlands and sometimes old men are called my name. What and who am I?
- I like water, have a large and small mouth and I am native to North Carolina. What am I?
- We're the white prairie dog, the badger and the sage grouse. Find us and tell us the name of the region where we're from.
- I'm the red fox and can be found in at least two different regions. Find me and tell me where I am.
- When looking for the Gray Wolf and/or the Timber Wolf, are you looking for one kind of wolf or two? Find us and tell us.
- One has more impressive horns and one looks more like a particular mountain goat. Can you tell me which is which? Find the Dall's Sheep and the Bighorn Sheep.
- I am the product and the process of smoothing and setting stones. Find me to discover what I'm called.
- We're the Seneca, Cayuga, Onondaga, Oneida and Mohawk. We're part of a league. What's the league and in what North American region would we be found?
- We encountered America from a far away land 15-20,000 years ago. What are we called and where did we come from?
- Find your three favorite minerals and crystals and tell me their names.
- An artificial reef can form on me. What am I?
- Find the snake that is a good climber.
- Slither over to the live snakes. I'm the most common venomous snake in Gaston County. Who am I?
- I'm a terrapin. Where would you find me?
- I can run up to 40 miles per hour and jump eight feet in the air. Who am I?
- Go to the Henry Hall of the American Indian and find a guardian of the pueblo.
- They call me the Monarch of the Marsh. Who am I?