PLEASE NOTE: tickets should be purchased in advance.

Science on a Sphere: Earth Science

Discover how plate tectonics have shaped our world.

Bookable Group Demonstration

Cottrell Theater
Included with public admission / School rates apply
Ages 5-11
20 minutes
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See where volcanoes are located and earthquakes happen in near real-time! Track natural disasters from the past before taking a closer look at more recent occurrences that have impacted the world.

About Group Demonstrations

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

Science on a Sphere: Earth Science can be added to your group visit for an additional fee. Click here for pricing.

Currently Unavailable for Booking

While we’re not able to offer this programming now, it’s still in our repertoire. Once we can welcome groups back to the Museum again, we will make this available for booking.

Science on a Sphere®: Earth Science is suitable for grades 5 – 8. SOLs covered in this demonstration include:

  • 5th Grade: 8
  • Earth Science: 7