Museum of Science and Industry


Make a Circuit Board

Step 8 of 10: Attach the lights to the battery

Take one end of the holiday lights, attach it to the other prong on the battery and tape it into place. Twist the other end of the lights around a paper clip.

Safety note: Battery can become hot when wires are attached to it.


Museum Hours
  • Extended hours through April 19
    Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum Location
Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
Getting Here

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