Join us over spring break as we explore the crazy world of chemistry! Create you own lava lamps, find new ways to use science in your artwork and learn about how fun science can be! You might even be able to help us create some explosive chemical reactions! It's sure to be a great time!
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Free with Museum admission.
Crush crackers, cereal and other foods and then use them to make a mosaic craft! March 21 @ 10:30
Shapes, shapes, shapes! Use our tangram and rubber band boards to learn about shapes and geometry! March 22 @ 10:30
Use our spinning machine and paint to make a colorful masterpiece! March 23 @ 10:30
Keep your balloon in the air no matter what! Be careful; it might get more challenging! March 24 @ 10:30
Paint like Michelangelo using the same homemade paint from the High Renaissance! March 25 @ 11:00
Did you know you can make art from floating paper on water? March 25 @ 12:30-2pm
Children’s Museums are the fastest growing type of museum in the country and are unique among museums for the large number of interactive exhibits and educational programming presented to visitors. Visitors engage in hands-on experiences that inspire a curiosity for learning.
In 1987, a group of inspired citizens presented the idea of a children’s museum to Lexington Mayor Scotty Baesler and future Mayor Pam Miller. With the assistance of Lord Cultural Resources, a consulting firm in Toronto, the city began serious planning for the Lexington Children’s Museum. The site selection committee considered several sites and chose the current location in Victorian Square. Since first opening its doors in 1990 the Museum has hosted over three million visitors.
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