Upcoming Kids Activities and Events
Looking for kids activities and things to do with your family in the Twin Cities? Check out our upcoming events and activities to plan a family outing to The Works Museum.
Explore It! Saturdays
Join us for monthly Explore It! Saturdays to make a special project or explore a specific theme with visiting partner organizations. Learn about upcoming drop-in activity days for 2018-2019. Get ready to Explore It!
Our signature events are the biggest days of the year in the Museum. Featuring all sorts of hands-on activities and demonstrations with our corporate, education, and non-profit partners, our events bring engineering and STEM to life in a uniquely kid-friendly way. Developed for kids ages 4-13 and their grown-ups, each event digs into a specific area of STEM. Pack up your family and come spend a day with us.
Have a general question about our activities and events? Want to submit a suggestion for an Explore It! Saturday event? Please reach out to us using the button link below:
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Pre K Mondays
Are you hanging with the 3-5-year-old set? Our Pre K Mondays are just for you. With half-price admission for kids and a special activities created just for the youngest engineers, it’s a great time to explore the Museum. Learn more about Pre K Mondays and our other Pre K programs.
Join us this fall on any of the following dates for a bonus hands-on activity led by Normandale physics students – included with your admission.
November 8, 10:30am-12:30pm
November 9, 12:30pm-2:30pm
November 11, 12:30pm-2:30pm
November 15, 10:30am-12:30pm
November 25, 12:30pm-2:30pm
November 29, 10:30am-12:30pm
November 2, 12:30pm-2:30pm
December 6, 10:30am-12:30pm
Resources for Parents
Okay, so you know your child enjoys engineering, design, or other STEM subjects. What’s next? Our summer and school break camps and event days offer opportunities to dig deeper into topics. You can also check out these resources from our partners and other organizations.
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