Portfolio Category: Ages 5+

Dinosaur Discoveries

Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas JUNE 1–SEPTEMBER 15, 2019 For kids who want a vivid picture of what living, breathing dinosaurs were really like, visit TCMU's newest rotating exhibit - Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas. This engaging, highly scientific exhibit uses a combination of major fossil finds, captivating computer simulations, and provocative models to show kids a dynamic…
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Be the Astronaut

Closing May 13, 2019 Blast Off! This highly interactive exhibit teaches STEM-based content using state-of-the art video game technology and other exhibit components. Virtual crew members guide you through interactive missions. Learn about the challenges and exhilaration of spaceflight, then apply that knowledge as virtual crew members guide you through interactive missions flying spaceships, piloting…
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Big League Fun

Open June 2, 2018–September 9, 2018 Big League Fun is an engaging, educational, and bilingual exhibit experience for children and families. Emphasizing STEAM learning methods, the exhibit focuses on the science and math behind the game of baseball and addresses key academic standards for school-age children. But especially, it will entertain baseball fans of all…
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Spark!Lab

TCMU introduces Spark!Lab, a unique hands-on educational experience for children and families! The new hands-on invention experience comes to TCMU from the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation. Spark!Lab, one of only six across the country, encourages guests to: Explore the invention process Enhance creativity Collaborate with peers Solve problems Develop…
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