Introduce your students to engineering with field trips to The Works Museum!
Experience exciting hands-on engineering activities and science fun with your elementary aged students. Explore interactive exhibits in the Museum featuring building, simple machines, optics, sensors, and more! Our Museum experiences are located on one easy-to-supervise level. Add a workshop to your field trip for more science education and engineering fun. Workshop topics include Light and Kaleidoscopes, Chemical Changes, Pasta Bridges, Super Circuits, and more! Engage your students in grades K – 6 with hands-on science and engineering activities and complete a take-home project.
We offer elementary engineering activities and science education workshops in 30-, 60-, 90-, or 2-hour long blocks. Cost varies by length (price does not include a Museum visit).
View the workshop topics by grade level or see our current group guide for all available topics.
Workshops support the Minnesota K-12 Academic Standards in science.
Reservations are required. Schedule your elementary science field trips early to ensure your first choice of dates. Please call (952) 888-4262 or complete a reservation request form with the link below.