Tonca is turning 54 on Saturday, July 25! Our adored Alligator snapping turtle has been MOSH’s unofficial mascot since 1994. This is the only day of the year that Tonca is removed from MOSH’s Hixon Native Plant Courtyard! Come celebrate with us at MOSH!
Help support Tonca and his friends and experience different levels of interaction on his big day!
$35 Adult | $32 Youth
$20 Member Adult | $18 Member Youth *
Check-in for the VIT Experience at 12:45 p.m. at the entrance of Creation Station, 1st Floor.
Guests will have the opportunity to get up-close and personal with Tonca during his annual weigh-in and checkup at 1 p.m. in our Creation Station exhibit! The experience will include:
$23 Adult | $20 Youth
$8 Member Adult | $6 Member Youth*
Check-in for the “Tonca Take-Off” Livestream Experience at 12:30 p.m. at the entrance of the Bryan-Gooding Planetarium in the Space Gallery, 2nd Floor.
See the Livestream of Tonca’s weigh-in and checkup at 1 p.m. on a whole new level in our Bryan-Gooding Planetarium! The experience will include:
*Members please note, you will be required to verify your MOSH Membership upon arrival. Please have your membership card when you check-in with Guest Relations.
PLEASE NOTE: MOSH will only allow 10 people in the Florida Naturalist’s Center per Animal Encounter.
SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR EVENT SPONSOR