Send paper rockets soaring in our High Flyers exhibit!
Creative “rocket designers” cut different shapes from paper cups to see which ones fly higher or faster.
An endless supply of cups lets you compare all kinds of rocket shapes.
During our Creative Contraptions Science Club, students use the engineering design process to build, test, revise, and improve their contraptions that accomplish simple tasks in the zaniest ways possible. bit.ly/3zWFKGe... See MoreSee Less
As we celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. this holiday weekend, we would like to invite our visitors to participate in our Essential Family Donations Drive. Please consider helping our community members during this difficult time. Many families are struggling to secure basic necessities. Donations are being accepted at our Welcome Center. You can find a list of essential items at bit.ly/33ide5O. ... See MoreSee Less
Middle school girls interested in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) will work together to learn new skills and discover how they can change the world during STEAM Girls Science Club. bit.ly/3zWFKGe... See MoreSee Less
No school on Jan. 17 (MLK Jr. Day)? Kids in grades K-5 can come chill with us for a day of super COOL camp activities! During Sub-Zero Science camp, we'll explore with dry ice and other frozen substances. Learn more and register at bit.ly/3JuieEX. ... See MoreSee Less
Calling all local artists! We're partnering with the Cultural Coalition of Allentown to commission a new semi-permanent mural at the site of the soon-to-be Da Vinci Science Center at PPL Pavilion in downtown Allentown. Check out the details in the post below! ... See MoreSee Less
Calling all middle school girls with a passion for science, technology, engineering, art, and math! STEAM Girls Science Club is for you! Explore the fields of chemistry, physics, biology, and more as we collaborate to creatively solve real-world problem while learning to think like scientists and engineers. Learn more and register at bit.ly/3EBoSW7. ... See MoreSee Less
Tinker with a real Mack Truck dashboard straight off the production line during STEAM Club: Manufacturing Your Future, an after school science club for grades 3-5. Learn more and register at bit.ly/3EBoSW7. ... See MoreSee Less
Creative Contraptions Science Club lets kids in grades 6-8 build, test, and improve on zany contraptions that accomplish simple tasks in the most complicated ways possible. Learn more and register at bit.ly/3EBoSW7. ... See MoreSee Less
Lehigh Valley Health Network Vice Chair of the Dept. of Pediatrics Dr. Debra Carter published an op-ed in the Morning Call highlighting the importance of masks and vaccines in the fight against COVID-19."Masks work. Both science and logic back that up. Fewer droplets in the air mean less opportunity for COVID-19 and other viruses to jump from person to person. We’ve been covering our coughs and sneezes for years. Why? Because blocking a cough or sneeze limits a virus’s ability to travel, and it’s the polite thing to do."Science will get us through these difficult times. We are committed to keeping everyone safe, which is why we require masks for all staff and visitors ages 3 and up and we are proud to say that our staff has a 100% vaccination rate. ... See MoreSee Less
You've GOT to check out our carpet skating rink, here for a limited time - now through Dec. 31! Plus, we've got tons of other special frozen science activities this week only. Learn more at bit.ly/32dQK5q. ... See MoreSee Less
Wishing you and your family a very happy holiday season! We will be closing at 3 p.m. today (Dec. 24) and will reopen on Sunday, Dec. 26 at 12 p.m. with special Frozen Science activities all next week! Learn more at bit.ly/3q5KQve. ... See MoreSee Less
Check out our latest STEAM in Action blog featuring civil engineer, Adam Smith. Adam is a Senior Project Manager at Barry Isett & Associates, where he is part of the team working on the new Da Vinci Science Center at PPL Pavilion. bit.ly/3ebxec6... See MoreSee Less
Kids in grades K-5 can explore some sweet food science with us during Science of Sweets day camps on Dec. 27-31. Join us for one or all five days! Learn more and register at bit.ly/3DERm0A. ... See MoreSee Less
You've seen an ice skating rink, but you've GOT to check out our carpet skating rink! From Dec. 26-31, we'll have special winter activities, including carpet skating and a Frozen Live Science Show. All included with general admission. Reserve your tickets today at bit.ly/3ICqi5S. ... See MoreSee Less
Memberships to Da Vinci Science Center are gifts that keep on giving all year round! Memberships include unlimited Science Center access for a full year, plus access to over 350 other science centers across the country bit.ly/3GnI6jr. ... See MoreSee Less
Drop your kids off with us on Black Friday as you enjoy a day of shopping! Kids in grades K-5 can register for Grossology School's Out Science Camp where we'll explore some of the messiest, ickiest experiments we could think of! Learn more at bit.ly/3CEkVyP. ... See MoreSee Less