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
Job Opportunities Discovery Museum is currently hiring for one position, please see some details below. Also, please visit our volunteer page to learn more about current volunteer opportunities at the Museum. Exhibit Technician (Part-time) – The Exhibits Technician is responsible for the daily oversight of exhibit elements ensuring they are maintained to a high level
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!
@ Discovery: Now Open: Energy Network Sponsored by and developed in partnership with Energize CT, Energy Network is a new interactive exhibit at Discovery Museum that features hands-on activities that demonstrate what energy is, ways to harness, use, and conserve energy, and offer a great opportunity for STEM learning and family fun. In December we
Happy New Years from the Discovery Museum’s DIY Science Lab where we are ringing in 2017 with more experiments YOU can try at home. In this video see how vinegar can dissolve eggshells leaving behind a bouncy and very strange version of an egg. Follow our blog or social media pages for more fun DIY
@ Discovery: Harvest BrewFest November 5th, Discovery Museum hosted an evening featuring CT breweries, beer and cider tasting, and information about the craft and science of brewing beer. Over 100 people came to the Museum’s first annual Harvest BrewFest, which featured seven Connecticut breweries and one local food truck. Our thanks to all the participating
@ Discovery: Special Events Galore The month of October featured three Saturday special events at Discovery Museum, starting October 1st when Pitney Bowes and the Pitney Bowes Foundation supported and volunteered to help staff a free admission day at the Museum. Over 2,700 guests participated in activities including making slime, dropping parachutes, building planters from