Friday Night at the Museum

For those ages 7 - 12, you are invited to wear comfy clothes as we get a chance to hang out in the Explorium "after hours"! Enjoy special access to exhibits and staff. Pizza will be served; we'll watch a movie and do a fun experiment. Pre-registration is required.

Eyes to the Skies

(Recommended for Ages 7+) Join us for an intro to astronomy! These FREE, informal events are held in the Camino parking lot behind the Explorium, weather permitting, where will explore the skies with our professional-grade 16-inch Meade LX200 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope. In the case of poor weather, we’ll take a fantastic journey through the sky in our indoor, inflatable STARLAB planetarium.

Weekend Demo Saturday

Recommended for ages 7+. Join the Explorium staff as we dig a little deeper into some exciting scientific principles! We'll spark your curiosity during these FREE 30 minute, interactive, demonstrations. Engaging explanations combine with audience participation to create an enjoyable learning experience for everyone!

Weekend Demo Sunday

Recommended for ages 7+. Join the Explorium staff as we dig a little deeper into some exciting scientific principles! We'll spark your curiosity during these FREE 30 minute, interactive, demonstrations. Engaging explanations combine with audience participation to create an enjoyable learning experience for everyone!

Eyes to the Skies

(Recommended for Ages 7+) Join us for an intro to astronomy! These FREE, informal events are held in the Camino parking lot behind the Explorium, weather permitting, where will explore the skies with our professional-grade 16-inch Meade LX200 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope. In the case of poor weather, we’ll take a fantastic journey through the sky in our indoor, inflatable STARLAB planetarium.

Friday Night at the Museum

For those ages 7 - 12, you are invited to wear comfy clothes as we get a chance to hang out in the Explorium "after hours"! Enjoy special access to exhibits and staff. Pizza will be served; we'll watch a movie and do a fun experiment. Pre-registration is required.

Weekend Demo Saturday

Recommended for ages 7+. Join the Explorium staff as we dig a little deeper into some exciting scientific principles! We'll spark your curiosity during these FREE 30 minute, interactive, demonstrations. Engaging explanations combine with audience participation to create an enjoyable learning experience for everyone!

Weekend Demo Sunday

Recommended for ages 7+. Join the Explorium staff as we dig a little deeper into some exciting scientific principles! We'll spark your curiosity during these FREE 30 minute, interactive, demonstrations. Engaging explanations combine with audience participation to create an enjoyable learning experience for everyone!

UNDER THE LENS: Explorium Science Squad for ages 5-7

Where do trillions of microbes live? On you! Join us as we use microscopes to see real microbe specimen and gain a better understanding of their importance. Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!

UNDER THE LENS: Explorium Science Squad for ages 8-12

Where do trillions of microbes live? On you! Join us as we use microscopes to see real microbe specimen and gain a better understanding of their importance. Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!

GOT BOTS?: Explorium Science Squad for ages 5-7

Join us to transform everyday items into your very own pet robots. Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!

GOT BOTS?: Explorium Science Squad for ages 8-12

Join us to transform everyday items into your very own pet robots. Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!

POLLUTION SOLUNTION: Explorium Science Squad for ages 5-7

Help us investigate ways to protect mother earth, be part of the solution and reduce pollution. Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!

POLLUTION SOLUTION: Explorium Science Squad for ages 8-12

Help us investigate ways to protect mother earth, be part of the solution and reduce pollution. Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!

EXPLORING ENERGY WITH TOYS: Explorium Science Squad for ages 5-7

Ever wonder how toys get their energy and how they use? Join us to find out! Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!

EXPLORING ENERGY WITH TOYS: Explorium Science Squad for ages 8-12

Ever wonder how toys get their energy and how they use? Join us to find out! Every month during the school year, we spend an hour investigating a new topic, and working as a team to discover something remarkable!