McClung Museum to Host Mayan Folktales Stroller Tour April 18

Families are invited to join UT’s McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 18, for a “Mayan Folktales” Stroller Tour.

The Stroller Tour and activity is for parents and caregivers with infants through four-year-olds. The program will include a tour of the special exhibition Maya: Lords of Time, and a Mayan folktale story time, and craft.

The tour is free and open to the public, but reservations are necessary and are first-come, first-served. Register online or call 865-974-2144.

This tour is part of programming related to Maya: Lords of Time, which explores the Maya’s time-ordered universe through their intricate calendar system.

The McClung Museum is located at 1327 Circle Park Drive. Museum admission is free, and the museum’s hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sundays. Free two-hour museum parking passes are available from the parking kiosk at the entrance to Circle Park Drive during the week. Free parking is available on the weekends. Free public transportation to the museum is available via the Knoxville Trolley Vol Line.

See the museum’s website for more information about family programming, parking, and collections and exhibits.

CONTACT:

Debbie Woodiel (865-974-2144, woodield@utk.edu)

Leslie Chang-Jantz (865-974-2144, lchangja@utk.edu)