- Currently Offered
- Drop-In Activity
- Recommended for grades 2 – 12 and adults
- Approximately 20 minutes; see schedule
- Suit/Cabot Lab
- Free with Exhibit Halls admission; purchase online
- Learn more about field trip reservations
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The Hands-On Laboratory is a fun, interactive learning laboratory program with rotating topics that encourages visitors of all ages to explore a variety of topics in the sciences — from chemistry to genetics to nanotechnology to microbiology — using many of the same tools and techniques as real scientists.
Stop by for ongoing activities and investigations.
View the Museum's daily schedule for up-to-date presentation times. Availability of topics is subject to change.
You Are What You Eat
Light and Color
Chemistry of Life
Advance registration is available for school groups. Email email@example.com at least two weeks prior with contact information, requested program title, date and time of visit, and number attending.
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