Early ExpLORE

Designed for young scientists, this short, live-action program brings a science story to life. 

Included with Admission
5 and under
15 minutes

Young scientists and their caretakers are invited to go on a special adventure designed just for them. Science Museum educators will take children five and younger on an engaging journey that brings science stories to life.

Activities vary and can include a puppet show, song-and-dance performance, story, simple STEM activity or skit featuring a costumed character. Each performance lasts approximately 15 minutes and takes place in the LightPlace exhibition on Level 0.

  • Early ExpLORE is offered multiple times each week. Please check the daily schedule for scheduled dates and times.
  • Early ExpLORE is included with admission. Programs are wheelchair accessible. Some performances may include loud noises.
  • The LightPlace exhibition is for children five and younger. Older children are welcome to attend Early ExpLORE programs if they are with a group that contains younger friends and siblings.

About Live Demos

Demos are explorations where participants watch and engage with a Science Museum educator who showcases amazing scientific experiments to guests.

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A child playing at a table in Light Place.