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Target Free Family Night

Sponsored generously by Target, the museum opens its doors free of charge on the first Thursday of every month from 4-8 p.m.

Animal Secrets

Animal Secrets

May 1
This is the last chance to visit Animal Secrets! Participate in activities to learn about the hidden habits and secret lives of forest animals.


June 5
Celebrate family and freedom for the commemoration of Juneteenth! Come learn more about this historical day of significance with exciting activities and performances.

ScienceWorksScience Is All Around

July 3
Explore nature’s backyard, a construction zone, the creek area, and Health House in ScienceWorks. Marvel at the inner workings of nature, the structure of human creations, and the forces that bind all of this together.

Power of ChildrenMaking a Difference

Aug. 7
Learn about the lives of Anne Frank, Ruby Bridges, and Ryan White—three extraordinary young people whose lives teach us about overcoming obstacles to make a difference in the world. Explore the Take Action area to learn how you can make a difference.

Take Me There: ChinaJourney to China

Sept. 4
Transport your family to the other side of the world and explore modern Chinese culture in Take Me There:® China and the mystery and historic beauty of Terra Cotta Warriors: The Emperor’s Painted Army.