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New research explores the level and impact of awe experienced by visitors.
MSI's historic 727 plane stars in a reimagined exhibit exploring modern aviation and the science of flight.
The Juried Art Exhibition will have an extended run as part of MSI's annual celebration.
MSI announces a new initiative thanks to a generous gift from Trustee Ann M. Drake.
This boldly reimagined exhibition invites guests to explore the train that would reinvent travel and design.
Explore more than 80 years of the Marvel Universe with some of Marvel’s most iconic costumes, props and original art.
MSI reopens to the public March 7 with highly anticipated Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes exhibition.
MSI's Black Creativity Program and Juried Art Exhibition move to spring 2021 for an extended run.
MSI welcomes Chevy Humphrey as the new President and CEO.
Free educational resources for everyone learning and teaching, at home and in the classroom.
Chevy Humphrey is named the new President and CEO of MSI following a unanimous vote of the Board of Trustees.
MSI receives a $225,000 grant to digitize its collection, providing free public access to 7,000 artifacts.
Experience the life‐saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs.
Discover the secret of the Spirit Bear living in one of the planet's most exquisite and secluded wildernesses.
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The new Ships Gallery, presented by Captain Dave Truitt, showcases the highlights of ship design and evolution through beautifully detailed model ships.
Numbers In Nature: A Mirror Maze is MSI's newest permanent exhibit, which explains and exposes mathematical patterns found in nature and features an 1,800-square-foot mirror maze.
Science Storms explores the extraordinary science behind some of nature’s most powerful and compelling phenomena, including a 40-foot-tall indoor tornado, a tsunami tank and a Tesla coil launching lightning strikes!
The U-505 Submarine is the only German submarine in the United States, and, now, a national memorial to the 55,000 American sailors who gave their lives on the high seas in WWI and WWII.
Built from the Museum’s vast Collection and archives, the exhibit tells the U-505’s story through 75 rarely seen artifacts and photographs.
YOU! The Experience celebrates the whole "you": mind, body and spirit. See your heart beat 13 feet tall and run inside a human-sized hamster wheel.
The amazing Colleen Moore's Fairy Castle structure, which took seven years and nearly $500,000 to create in 1935, has been at the Museum since 1949.
Fast Forward spotlights some of today’s visionaries working toward a limitless, sustainable future.
Extreme Ice explains and illustrates climate change through stunning photographic documentation and time-lapse videography.
See an amazing collection of bicycles, from the earliest prototypes to the latest innovations, in this gallery of bikes.
Explore holiday celebrations of more than 40 countries and cultures.
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