March 6, 2016 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm

Invention Lab

Saturday and Sunday, 10:30 am - 4:00 pm Included with Museum Admission

Also open 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday, November 11.




Use tools of science to explore aviation, aerodynamics, engineering, assembly and design. Perfect for older children and adults.

Current Invention Lab Activities

November 2-December 1, 2019

Straw Rockets (Ages 5+)

Use the force of air pressure to investigate Newton’s Third Law with a paper-light adventure in rocketry!  Build and launch a tiny but powerful straw rocket and observe its flight in the Invention Lab and beyond.