- 20 to 60 minutes
- Main Level, Enterprise
- This exhibit requires an additional ticket with a specified entry time.
- Nonmembers may select a Fab Lab session as part of an Explorer ticket package. Members: $8 adults/seniors, $6 children.
Tuesdays through Saturdays (see left for session times)
Calling all inventors! Try your hand at manufacturing design, technology and engineering as you make an item in our fabrication laboratory, or Fab Lab. 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 10 and up. Children ages 10 to 12 must be with a Fab Lab-ticketed chaperone. Capacity is limited.
Available Fab Lab Sessions
Session times are through August 8, the schedule will change starting August 9. Sessions are subject to change, and capacity is limited. Advance tickets (see below) are recommended.
Choose from one of these sessions we offer:
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1:45 p.m.
Explore the latest in printing technology and take home a custom 3D object! 60 minutes.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 11:15 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Create your own design on our computer software, then fabricate your design on our laser cutters. 60 minutes.
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 4:30 p.m.
Design and take home a customized vinyl-cut decoration. 20 minutes.
Fab Lab sessions are not included in Museum Entry, and require an additional timed-entry ticket.
Non-members may select a Fab Lab session as part of an Explorer ticket package.
Members: $8 for adults and seniors, $6 for children.