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The Museum’s extremely popular Water Ways exhibit has a whole new look!  Splash, discover and playfully explore ice, mist and the swirling, whirling ways of water. Transform billowing mist and water domes, send objects spiraling and twisting through vortexes, investigate and sculpt ice, form fountains that funnel the flow of mist, “paint” watery designs on a large slate wall, and much more! Learn more about the new exhibit.


Saturday & Sunday, March 7 & 8  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

In honor of Dr. Seuss's birthday, join a wonderfully wacky weekend-long celebration full of Seussational activities and crazy Seuss characters! Based on Bartholomew and the Oobleck, get messy exploring an ooey-gooey slime-like substance. Play silly Seuss-inspired games – try Hop on Pop hopscotch and a Yertle the Turtle stacking challenge. Also browse and act out favorite Seussian tales, create Seussical musical instruments, join a parade to make joyful noise throughout the Museum, and more!

Science at Work

Saturday, March 14  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Meet scientists from Amgen and learn about the biology, chemistry and engineering they use every day through demonstrations and hands-on activities.

Family Film Night

Friday, March 20  •  5:30 - 7:30 PM

Stay out late for a screening of popular short films plus activities presented by the Providence Children’s Film Festival.
Admission is free from 5:00 - 8:00 PM for MetLife Family Friday, sponsored by MetLife Foundation.

Doctors at Play

Saturday, March 21  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Kids are the doctors today! Assemble a doctor's bag with real hospital supplies like bandages and stethoscopes, give a teddy bear a check-up, and have a cast made on your finger, presented by Hasbro Children's Hospital Child Life Services. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

Discovery Studio

Discovery Studio

Drop into the Museum's vibrant art and science exploration space to discover a changing schedule of imaginative activities.  Create with natural and recycled materials, investigate the power of air and the movement of water, tackle creative construction challenges, and much more. Try a different theme each week! Click here for upcoming activities.

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