This special edition of Discovery Museum’s DIY Science Lab offers a sneak peek at Discovery’s School of Science & Wizardry, an exciting up coming special event taking place on Sunday, July 30th. Join Sarah, Michelle, and two guest scientists as we look at potions for testing pH Find us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and, of
STEM Summer Programs covered a wide range of topics this week from tiny bugs to massive dinosaurs, our Superhero scientists explored, asked questions, and made all kinds of amazing things to put their ideas to the test! From fossils to game boards, from 3D printers to labs full of sensors that can fit in your
STEM Summer Programs at Discovery are in full swing now with five sessions each week! This week we had kids exploring space, the ocean, dinosaurs, and making movies, speakers, 3D printed objects. A T-Rex even stopped in for a quick visit! We have six more weeks of programming available, and many sessions still have space
We kicked off the year with two sessions for our youngest learners who built volcanoes, earthquake tested buildings, learned about recycling, and also learned about animals, their habitats, and how they move. We swing into FULL SESSION in Week 2 with programs available for STEM-loving kids from grades K through 9! We have seven more
Discovery is excited to welcome the artwork of Harold Davis to our Art Mezzanine, where visitors can view, enjoy, and purchase his paintings and mixed media work. Davis is a member of the Easton Arts Council, his artwork can be found at the “Art in the Country” juried art show at the Easton Library in
Welcome back to the Discovery Museum’s DIY Science Lab, where we are back with a new experiment that YOU can try at home. In this video see how to make your own lava lamp using materials you can find around the house! We made one kind of lava lamp at our Explore! Innovate! Play! Day
Discovery Museum recently received a $25,000 grant from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation to support Mighty STEM Girls, a free afterschool program dedicated to inspiring and empowering girls through STEM learning. The Museum offers weekly hour-long lessons that begin with information about women who are STEM innovators, inventors, or pioneers, along with correlating hands-on activities that
On April 1, 2017 over 1,800 local kids and families joined us for a wonderful day of space exploration at Discovery Museum. From 10am to 4pm, the Museum offered a dizzying array of special activities from astronaut pictures to live science demonstrations, planetarium shows, hands-on activities with local engineers and engineering students, high-definition movies about the latest NASA discoveries, and more!
The whimsical and iconic graffiti-inspired art of Orange, CT’s Joseph Tomaselli will brighten the walls of the upper level Art Mezzanine at Discovery Museum and Planetarium (4450 Park Avenue, Bridgeport) through the spring. With bold iconic image, bright colors, and influences drawn from New York City’s subways, rusted beams, and ornate architecture, Joe’s art aims
Welcome back to the Discovery Museum’s DIY Science Lab, where we are back with a new experiment that YOU can try at home. In this video see how to design, build, and test small boats to learn about buoyancy! Find us on Social Media for more science activities, and STEM learning fun!