SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers Foundation and Museum of Discovery & Science (MODS) in Fort Lauderdale will launch an all-new "Panther Prowl" Augmented Reality Experience on Wednesday, June 5 at 1 p.m.
As part of the launch of this all-new exhibit, the museum is offering free admission to the first 200 fans in Panthers gear between 1-3 pm on Wednesday, June 5. This is a first come, first served offer.
Students, museum visitors and fans alike can download the MODS mobile application and begin the prowl by watching a 10-minute educational video about the Florida panther. Then, the user can embark on a journey around the museum trying to find the augmented reality Florida panthers animals with photo opportunities and more.
Fans who are interested in attending this event, should head to the Museum of Discovery and Science Box Office on Wednesday in their Panthers gear.
About Museum of Discovery and Science
The mission of the Museum of Discovery and Science is to provide experiential pathways to lifelong learning in science for children and adults through exhibits, programs and films. Founded in 1976 as The Discovery Center, the Museum provides enriching Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education to approximately 400,000 visitors annually. As a nonprofit organization, major operational support for the Museum is provided through generous funding by Leadership Guild members including: Citrix, JM Family Enterprises, Inc., Jet Blue and Wells Fargo.
The Museum is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Ticket prices are $17 for adults; $16 for seniors 65+; $14 for active/retired military personnel; $14 for children 2 to 12 years old. Children under 2 are free. A 45-minute IMAX documentary or Hollywood movie can be added for a small up charge.
The Museum of Discovery and Science is located downtown at 401 SW Second Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312. For more information about the Museum, call 954.467.MODS (6637) or visit our website at mods.org.