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Calling all inventors! Turn your idea into an item you make in our fabrication laboratory — or Fab Lab.

Ready to try your hand at manufacturing design, technology and engineering? The Wanger Family Fab Lab is a small-scale workshop where you can dream up, design and make items from practical to whimsical using cutting-edge software and equipment.

For ages 6 and up. Children ages 6 to 12 must be with a Fab Lab-ticketed chaperone (18 or older).

More about the experience
3D printing and more

Fabricating fun

Bring in a design idea or just see what inspiration strikes you—then create it with the cutting-edge software and equipment in our Fab Lab. Don't know the first thing about fabricating? Our staff will have you underway in no time.

Capacity is limited; advance tickets are recommended. Times are subject to change.

Sessions include

schedules vary (check ticketing for availability on your visit date)
60 minutes

3D Printing

Explore the latest printing technology and take home a custom 3D object!


60 minutes

Laser Cutting

Create your design on our software, then fabricate it on our laser cutters.