DIY Meets Discovery
Discovery Children's Museum
April 30, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00PM
DISCOVERY Children's Museum
360 Promenade Place, Downtown, NV 89106
Follow your idea from conception to creation!
On April 30th, DISCOVERY Children’s Museum is offering free admission from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm so that visitors may experience our new and innovative makerspace, DISCOVERY Lab! This unique learning environment is designed to stimulate creativity, risk-taking, critical thinking, and collaboration through a hands-on approach.
DISCOVERY Lab offers a variety of interactive experiences, including cutting-edge technology through an interactive computer lab featuring coding and CAD software, and a workshop space featuring a laser cutter, 3-D printers and a kiln. Special resources available for use in this space include tools for woodworking, circuitry, sewing, sculpting, ceramics, painting and more!
Visitors will have the opportunity to explore all of our museum galleries, including the newest traveling exhibition, “Alien Worlds and Androids.” Explore 9 different themed environments and learn about discoveries in space and advances in technology that have led to increased speculation about the possibility of life beyond planet earth. Journey to Mars alongside NASA’s Rover robots, and learn about the everyday use of robots here on earth!
Registration is required and is limited to the first 400 people.