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Family Experiments with the Perot Museum

Perot Museum of Nature and Science hosts fun family activities in the Children's Park

Science is closer than you think! Families can join educators from the Perot Museum for fun family experiments on first Saturdays at Klyde Warren Park. Each month features a new topic with hands-on investigations and experimentation.

December 7 | Instant Snow
Make snow out of simple polymers. It feels like the real thing!

February 1, 2020 | Robot Coding
Think of coding as writing an instruction manual for a Robot.  Have fun telling a Robot, in code, which direction to move on a special map.
March 7, 2020 | Earthquake!
Learn what causes earthquakes and how architects come up with earthquake proof designs.  Create a building that can withstand the power of our Shake Table.
April 4, 2020 | Levering Levers
Most people use levers in one or another almost daily. Experiment with weight loads, move fulcrums and exert force and see what happens! 
May 2, 2020 | Wonderful Weather
Summer in Texas means lots of sunny, beautiful blue sky and pretty, puffy clouds.  Harness the energy of the sun to power a large balloon and learn how to identify clouds.

Learn more about the Perot Museum of Nature and Science here!

Activities are subject to cancellation or change due to inclement weather.

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