Discovery Days

Discover your inner scientist! Drop in and explore our monthly informal hands-on science sessions, then make a craft to keep. Activities are open for exploration from 10:00am-1:00pm and are included with your Museum admission. Many of our Art Room and Story Time activities will also reflect these monthly themes.

Upcoming Themes:

  • January – Music and Sound
  • February – Colorado Weather
  • March – Big and Small
  • April – Be Green
  • May – Get Growing! (We thank Ollin Farms for their support.)
  • June – Our Animal Friends (Guests from Denver Zoo will visit on June 18)
  • July – Make a Splash!
  • August – Investigating Dinosaurs
  • September – Sailing with Pirates
  • October – We ♥ Art
  • November – Fall and Harvest
  • December – Toys and Games

Check out our calendar or Facebook page for dates and times of upcoming Discovery Days programs.

Get In Touch

Address:
110 N. Harrison Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026

Phone:
(303) 604-2424

Summer Hours:
Tuesday-Friday: 9am-5pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: Toddler Hour 9am-10am
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 12pm-4pm
Monday: Closed


WOW! is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

Upcoming Events

  • Automaton Makers: Create a Moving Sculpture

    August 5, 2014

    Students who start grades 2-3 this Fall. Make a sculpture using a variety of materials and then design and construct a mechanism to put the sculpture in motion. Possible ideas include a bird in flight, a spider climbing a web, or a bee sipping from a flower. Bring your imagination and decide what you will build!

    Advance registration and payment are required: $12 per class, $10 per class for WOW! Members. Visit our website to register and get and other info:

    http://www.wowchildrensmuseum.org/education/summer-classes/

  • Jump, Wiggle and Spin- Turning the Wheel Summer Series

    August 8, 2014

    Get the sillies out this summer at WOW! Turning the Wheel and WOW! are partnering together to host a summer series of fun, interactive programs to help kids express themselves through movement.

    This event is included with Museum admission.

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