Fernbank Museum Announces Annual Winter Wonderland Exhibition, Holly Jolly Film Fest and More!


This holiday season, Fernbank Museum of Natural History will offer several ways to celebrate, including its annual holiday-inspired exhibition, Winter Wonderland, a Holly Jolly Film Fest, the Martinis & IMAX® Series Finale, membership sales, special performances and more. WINTER WONDERLAND From November 18, 2016 through January 8, 2017, Fernbank Museum will become a Winter Wonderland with enchanting trees and displays boasting a beautiful setting and immense cultural value. The seventh annual Winter Wonderland exhibition will feature two floors of festive trees decorated by cultural partners to reflect traditions and holidays celebrated around the world. Twinkling with lights, glimmering with color and shining with a variety of cultural objects, the displays will recognize cultural traditions in North America, South America, Africa, Europe and Asia. EXPANDED HOURS Beginning on November 20, 2016, visitors will be able to view Winter Wonderland and the entirety of the Museum from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. every day including Sundays. This permanent change in hours will provide guests with two extra hours each week to enjoy all of Fernbank’s offerings. HOLLY JOLLY FILM FEST On Saturdays in November and December, Fernbank Museum will commemorate the season of good cheer with a Holly Jolly Film Fest, featuring holiday favorites such as “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving,” “Frozen,” “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” and more. In celebration of Winter Wonderland, additional cultural programming will also be offered on select days.