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Folger Theatre reopens this fall, with the rest of the building to follow in 2024. Learn about the building renovation and start planning your visit.
Discover Shakespeare’s stories and the world that shaped them. Deepen your understanding of his works and their cultural influence.
Bring Shakespeare’s work to life in the classroom. Find teaching resources and opportunities.
Dive deep into the world’s largest Shakespeare collection and access primary sources from the early modern period.
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Fauna: 4 Common kingfishers, prey: 16 minnows, broad-bodied chaser dragonfly, common darter dragonfly, four-spotted chaser dragonfly, southern hawker dragonfly
Objects: barometer invented by Evangelista Torricelli (1643), 4 compasses from The Mariner’s Mirrour (1588), 8 common kingfisher eggs, 23 common kingfisher feathers
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