The Museum is Open Wed - Sat., 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
All summer long.
The Museum welcomes you to this special anniversary exhibit which chronicles Park Seed Company’s rich history and fond memories.
Who would ever have imagined that 15-year-old George W. Park, advertising seeds for sale from his own small garden, would found America's most beloved mail-order gardening company? The year was 1868, and George placed an ad in the Rural American -- a daring move, since it cost a whopping $3.50. To his surprise, within weeks he had received $6.50 in orders. The course of his life was set, and generations of American gardeners are the better for it!
Plus discover the awesome power of sound in Sonic Sensation! Create sound waves in a tube, match mystery sounds, test your hearing, conduct an orchestra with your body, mix a soundtrack, and launch a sound wave toward an eardrum. See how many decibels you can produce in the Scream Chamber!