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Bee-lieve it or Not! The Secret Lives of Honey Bees Exhibit

bee activity


Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Sunday, September 22, 2019


Living History Farms
11121 Hickman Rd
Urbandale, IA 50322 United States

Learn what makes a honey bee a honey bee and discover why pollination is important. Developed by the Purdue University Agriculture Exhibit Design Center, this family-oriented, interactive exhibit will open your eyes to the special role honey bees play in all our lives! Play a video game and learn who is a pollinator. Uncover the differences between bees and wasps and learn about honey and beeswax. This exhibit is included with regular admission and is located at the Wallace Exhibit Center.

Presenting Sponsor: Gilbert and Joan Stanley Family