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2017 NanoDays Celebration

2017 NanoDays Celebration

Posted on March 21, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

March 28th, March 29th & March 30th 10:00am-1:00pm Join us for NanoDays, celebrating the science of the small! Explore how to make things invisible, investigate new nano products and materials, make nano crafts to keep, and...

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Building and Learning

Building and Learning

Posted on February 20, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

Kids love to build with toys, and they learn a lot as they do so. Young children’s constructive and dramatic play provides a natural context for identifying, addressing, and solving engineering design problems. Building experiences connect...

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Celebrating Toys & Games

Celebrating Toys & Games

Posted on December 13, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

All through December, WOW! Children’s Museum celebrates toys and games because we understand that children learn through play! They learn about motion as they play in our Toddler Beach Exhibit by making a ball roll, fall,...

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Bare Bones

Bare Bones

Posted on October 14, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

  Have you noticed those x-rays on the light table next to The Little Clinic Exhibit? They show real bones, just like the ones in your skeleton. Some of the pictures show broken bones. Ouch, that...

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Go Back to School with WOW!

Go Back to School with WOW!

Posted on August 22, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Attention all teachers, PTA groups, and homeschoolers – bring your students to WOW! for your next field trip! In addition to the fun stuff that’s always on our exhibit floor, your visit can include a private...

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Where’s Spike?

Where’s Spike?

Posted on July 14, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Hi, my name is Spike!  I’m a baby stegosaurus and the mascot of WOW!’s Investigating Dinosaurs exhibit.  I get to travel around to different events and classrooms to show kids that I’m the size and weight...

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Summer Science at WOW!

Summer Science at WOW!

Posted on June 30, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Do you have a young chemist who likes mixing things up in the lab? Maybe they’d like to explore some of the science behind what we drink. Start with this summer science class at WOW! and...

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Summer Dinosaur Classes

Summer Dinosaur Classes

Posted on June 21, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

We hope that you love our Investigating Dinosaurs Exhibit as much as we do! If your little learner loves dressing up like a dinosaur and making dinosaur tracks in the exhibit, explore that further in a...

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Dinosaurs are Back at WOW!

Dinosaurs are Back at WOW!

Posted on June 7, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

We’re celebrating the return of our Investigating Dinosaurs Exhibit with a few fun facts about Stegosaurus, one of our favorite dinosaurs! Colorado Native. The first Stegosaurus was found right here in Colorado! After you dig for...

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Exploring Weather

Exploring Weather

Posted on February 8, 2016 | Veronica

At WOW! this month, we are celebrating Colorado Weather! Please join us to try some hands-on science activities about weather in our Discovery Days Science Program on Tuesday February 16th and Wednesday February 17th from 10:00am-12:00pm on...

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