Explore the world of bugs! Dress up like a bug; observe crickets & hissing cockroaches; learn what is a bug and what isn’t, and combine technology and insects to guide your own hexbug through a maze.
Montana Science Center exhibits are always available to explore.
Circuit Studio is all about electrons! Tap out a tune on the Toolbox Piano; activate lamps & motors at our Snap Circuit tabletop; get wavy with our Electromagnetic monitor; make a connection on the park bench!
Hop on our farm horse and go for a ride; collect eggs from the barn chickens; harvest sunflowers, and corn from our garden; sell your veggies at our farmstead.
Design, engineer, fabricate and invent in our Maker Place, a tinkering zone for all ages. We provide the materials, you provide the innovation!
Set your world in motion! Send parachutes soaring high in the Wind Tunnel; test gravity, velocity, and trajectory at the Golf bBall Ramp; send a penny swirling down the Gravity Vortex. It’s a playground for the mind!
We’ve updated the backyard play space! Take your shoes off and stroll along the sensory path, deliver a secret with our whisper tube, play tic tac toe, or just sit and relax at our picnic tables.
Upstairs at the museum, your toddler can practice rolling, crawling, climbing, and cruising in this space dedicated to kids aged three and younger.
STEAMlab is a hands-on, mentor-led space where children ages 8 & up construct meaningful projects, build skills, and unlock understanding.
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