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, September 2.




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

Current Invention Lab Activities

Through August 25, 2019

Paper Planes (Ages 5+)

Design and build paper gliders and test them in a working wind tunnel!  Make improvements and let your glider take flight!

August 31 – September 29, 2019

Morse Code (Ages 7+)

Use circuit electricity to power a simple Morse Code signalling device.  Learn the basics of this important communications system and send a message across the Invention Lab!