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Heart Dissection

Watch an educator dissect a sheep heart while explaining its different parts and functions.

Bookable Group Demonstration

Science Lab
Included with public admission / School rates apply
Ages 13-18
30 minutes
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How does your heart work? Learn about the cardiovascular system by comparing a sheep heart to a human one. 

About Group Demonstrations

Demonstrations are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Museum educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

Heart Dissections can be added to your group visit for an additional fee. Click here for pricing.

This Demonstration is Currently Only Available as a Digital Demo

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Heart dissections are suitable for grades 5 — 12.

SOLs covered in this demonstration include:

  • Life Science: 2
  • Biology: 3