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Zoo in You: The Human Microbiome

Baystate Children’s Hospital is a proud sponsor of the Springfield Museums’ Zoo in You: The Human Microbiome exhibit on view through Sunday, April 30.

Trillions of microbes make their homes inside our bodies, and we wouldn’t be able to survive without each other!Zoo in You, invites people of all ages to explore the vibrant world of our inner microorganisms through engaging, interactive, and bilingual exhibits while discovering who our constant microbial companions are, where they live, how diverse they are, and in what ways scientists are discovering just how important they are to our personal health.

Baystate Health employees receive a $2.00 discount off Museums admission through the length of the exhibit. Valid employee ID must be presented at time of purchase.

Saturday, March 18 is Baystate Health Employee Appreciation Day at the Springfield Museums and Zoo in You exhibit.

Learn more about this family-friendly and educationally stimulating exhibit.  Museum admission is always free for children ages two and under and Springfield residents with valid ID/proof of address.