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Art Verve Academy

Learn, Create & Cultivate!

International Wildlife Museum

The International Wildlife Museum is dedicated to increasing knowledge and appreciation of the diverse wildlife of the world as well as explaining the role of wildlife management in conservation.

Founded in 1988, the museum highlights over 400 species of insects, mammals and birds from around the globe. Some of the collections are more than 100 years old and all the animals found at the museum were donated by various government agencies, wildlife rehabilitation centers, captive breeding programs, zoos and individuals.

The Classroom

Is upstairs from the cafe area.

Please bring table top easels or drawing boards

Student Amenities

  • Bottled water, coffee or hot tea is free!
  • Plenty of Air Conditioning in the summertime!
  • Parking

    Is free and available in front of the building.


    From the West
    On West Gates Pass Boulevard, turn left after W. McElroy Dr.

    From the East
    On West Gates Pass Boulevard, turn right after N. Camino De Oeste.