Explore the wonders of energy, matter, life, and perception with over 100 engaging hands-on exhibits at the Mid-America Science Museum. It is the largest hands-on science center and the state’s first Smithsonian Affiliate. The museum seeks to pique your curiosity and enhance your scientific knowledge about the world around you through inquiry, observation, and discovery.
Since it opened its doors in 1979, the museum has been Arkansas’ go-to source for information, learning, and amazement. Learn about physics at The Marvelous Motion Gallery. Open your eyes and understand light and how it affects our senses at The Light Bridge. Explore the science behind nature at The Bob Wheeler Science Skywalk. Have fun with animation at The Workshops. Exercise your critical thinking skills at the Alliance Rubber Company Tinkering Studio. Don’t forget to visit The Oaklawn Foundation Digital Dome Theater to witness the exciting shows to complement your learning with a 180° viewing experience.
The Mid-America Science Museum will definitely be a hit for kids young and old.