Select dates in 2022

Science Exploration Days

The Museum of Science and Industry is launching a new opportunity for youth to learn all about STEM in fun, hands-on, and exciting ways, within the walls of our world-class museum!

Our Student Experiences team, who present our Learning Labs for school groups, will be leading our Science Exploration Days, where middle school youth will learn about different STEM-related topics and careers through hands-on experiences and activities, our incredible Museum exhibits, and through collaborations with like-minded students.

Schedule

Select dates from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. See below for topics and schedule.

Registration

$100 per date includes lunch and all activities. (MSI members: $90.)
For students in grades 6-8. Limited to 15 students per session.

  • October 21: Spooky Science Exploration Day

    Get in the Halloween spirit with a Science Exploration Day at MSI! Find out how different sciences, and MSI's own exhibits, can team up on the spookiest day of the year.

    • Friday, October 21, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • For youth in 6th through 8th grades
    • $100 fee includes lunches, all activities and materials
    • MSI members: $90

    Register online

  • November 21: Medical Science Exploration Day

    Calling all future medical professionals! Join us on this Science Exploration day to meet our medical robots and run lab tests to help diagnose patients in our You! Lab.

    • Monday, November 21, 2022 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
    • For youth in 6th through 8th grades
    • $100 fee includes lunches, all activities and materials
    • MSI members: $90

    Register online

Scholarships for camp fees are available for students and their families who demonstrate financial need. Contact us for details.

Masks are required in certain Museum spaces with limited room for physical distancing, including the Wanger Family Fab Lab. Please review our current COVID mitigation policies in our FAQs.