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Cook Museum of Natural Science Needs Your Vote

The Decatur museum is in the running for Best New Museum by USA Today!

To cast your vote, click here.

The Cook Museum of Natural Science in Decatur is nominated as one of the top 10 best new museums in the country by USA Today. And to get to #1, they need your vote.

You can vote once every day, and voting ends on February 17.

The state-of-the-art museum opened in downtown Decatur last summer and has been a hit with visitors. Inside, you’ll find a 15,000 gallon saltwater aquarium, a recreated Alabama cave, an indoor forest and interactive exhibits throughout the museum. They also hold several educational events througout the year that are open to the public.

Don’t forget to cast your vote!

And to keep up with everything happening at the museum, visit their website and follow them on Facebook.