Girls, Science, and Technology | Science Museum of Minnesota

Girls, Science, and Technology

Saturday, November 12

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tomorrow’s scientists start today
Join Fox 9 and prominent female scientists from around the state for this important community event. It’s a brilliant and fun opportunity for girls to be introduced to the exciting worlds of science and technology through hands-on demonstrations and activities.

Buy your tickets in advance
Avoid the lines and get right to the fun! This is a popular event so we highly recommend purchasing tickets in advance. Call the Science Museum’s Box Office at (651) 221-9444 to make your purchase and tickets will be emailed to you.

Four kids free with full-price adult admission
Admission to the event is included in museum admission. On November 12, get up to four kids free with full-price adult admission. Discount not available online. Note: museum admission does not include A Beautiful Planet Omnitheater film.

Girls, Science, and Technology

New this year: Classes and activities to inspire!

Air Dancers—Pre-registration required
The Science Museum’s experienced educators will help kids think like an amusement park engineer and design a device that floats, twirls, and dances in a column of air. Engage in the engineering design process by developing and testing their prototypes in a 3-foot tall wind tube. Recommended for ages 6 and up. Register Online

The Wild World of Electricity and the Heart—Pre-registration required
Explore the role electricity plays in powering the human heart and discover advanced technology that helps doctors create and see a 3D image of a patient’s heart, helping them treat abnormal heart rhythms. Recommended for ages 8 and up. Register Online

Play. Tinker. Make.

Explore activities with the Science Museum’s team of tinkerers! Tinker with unique tools and do fun activities—like making music with ice and bananas, creating tiny drawings using a microscope, or building a propeller-powered zipline racer—that put your creativity and problem-solving skills to work. These play-based activities invite you to play, tinker, and make your way to a deeper understanding of science.

For a full-list of activities, visit Fox 9.

Girls, Science, and Technology
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