Outreach

High-energy, high-impact science at your location. Discovery Place Outreach is a museum-on-wheels, bringing hands-on science to your doorstep. Perfect for classroom curriculum enhancement, after-school programs, summer camps, homeschool groups and even parties!

Workshop: H2OMG

Roll up your sleeves and learn about the amazing properties of H2O in this 6 week workshop

Workshop: Robotics

Unleash the power of technology in this 6 or 12 week robotics workshop

Workshop: Human & Comparative Anatomy

Learn about the inner working of the human body in this 12 week workshop

Workshop: Forensics Crime Lab

Use cutting edge technology in this six week forensics workshop

Workshop: Code Kids

Explore the basics of coding in this six week workshop

Workshop: Bridge Building 101

This six week workshop will uncover the physics behind bridges

Workshop: Body Systems

Take a journey through the human body in this six week workshop

Workshop: Science of Survival

Explore primitive technology and emergency preparedness in this 6 week workshop

Workshop: Think It, Plan It, MAKE It

Join the MAKE movement as you create, build and innovate in this six week workshop

Assembly: A Matter of Science

Chemistry and physics come alive during this Assembly program of flames and explosions

Assembly: Energy, Energy, Energy

In this assembly, eye-popping demonstrations illuminate the science behind electrical, chemical and thermal energy

Today's Forecast

Become amateur meteorologists by using weather instrumentation to gather and analyze data

All About Animals

Through active exploration, learn how scientists classify animals

Sound is Vibration

Uncover various ways to create sound while learning about the physical properties of sound

Dino Time

For the littlest paleontologist, rediscover dinosaur friends that lived long ago

You Can Build It!

Use the very popular Build It!® blocks to work through engineering challenges and create fascinating structures

Action Reaction

Engage in action-packed chemical reactions while learning about properties of materials

Animal Explorations

Discover the wonderful world of animals and travel across the planet to discover unique creatures and their relationship with their environment

Forces and Motion

Newton’s Laws of Motion come alive in this class packed with guided-inquiry activities

Illusions of Optics

Explore the nature of light, perception, vision, waves and the electromagnetic spectrum

Keep it Moving

Examine real bones, tissues and artificial joints

Life at 40X

Explore the micro world and compare the structures and functions of plant and animal cells

Matter Matters

Investigate the properties of solids, liquids and gases while conducting exciting experiments

Simple Machines

Use these machines to gain a mechanical advantage and increase your efficiency

You Are What You Eat

Decode nutrition labels and investigate a fast food meal to measure its energy and nutritional content

Day and Night

Explore our ever-changing sky and learn to recognize differences in the day and night sky

Solar System Spectacular

Explore the solar system to learn about the sun, planets, asteroids and moons that make up Earth's neighborhood

Starry, Starry Night

Witness the wonders of the universe

Electrifying Attraction

Conduct hair-raising experiments with the Van de Graaf generator

Workshop: Animal Detectives

Uncover clues and learn about the five classes of animals in this 6 week workshop

Workshop: Engineering is Elementary

Explore the Engineering Design Process and participate in hands-on inquiry activities

Workshop: Mini CSI

Become a detective during this crime-busting workshop

Workshop: Mini Maker

Become a maker as you create, build, innovate, design, improve, hack and push boundaries

Workshop: Super Structures

Inspire the engineer within!

Workshop: Water Wonders

Roll up your sleeves and investigate the wonders of this most precious resource

Workshop: Astronomy Adventures

Learn about stars, planets and other celestial objects during this astronomical workshop

Educator Memberships