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Superhero Day

June 16, 2018

Superhero Day

If you have ever wondered how Superhero powers work, then you will be amazed as you learn about the science behind them! DISCOVERY Children’s Museum presents an exciting selection of superpowers – come celebrate with us! We will be exploring the special forces unique to Superheroes. Visitors are encouraged to dress as their favorite superhero while engaging in fun-filled activities designed to entertain and intrigue children and adults alike. Participate in our action-packed programs, explore the museum, and enjoy meeting Superhero characters who will be visiting throughout the day!

Special Scheduled Programs

Super Story Time

Time: 11:30am & 2:30pm

Location: Toddler Town – Level 1

Description: Join us for a SUPER interactive story time, and practice superhero sounds and actions while listening to the story.


Superhero Science Theatre

Time: 12:00pm & 2:00pm

Location: Patents Pending – Level 3

Description: Bam! Pop! Smash! Join us as we use the super scientific method to discover the science behind the superhero powers of Thor, Storm, Ironman, Superman and Supergirl.


Superhero Fashion Show

Time: 1:00pm & 3:00pm

Location: Fantasy Festival – Level 1

Description: Calling all superheroes! Join us in Fantasy Festival and show off your gear in our superhero fashion show!


Ongoing Activity Stations

Superhero Design Workshop

Time: Ongoing

Location: Summit – Level 1

Description: Select and paint your own superhero figurine and design a costume unique to your hero! $3.00 for Museum Members  $6.00 for General Admission Guests


Superhero Masks

Time: Ongoing

Location: Fantasy Festival – Level 1

Description: Every superhero needs a secret identity! Design your own mask to keep you safe from villains!


Superhero Photo Opportunity

Time: Ongoing

Location: Hallway – Level 2

Description: Dress up in your favorite superhero inspired props, and strike a powerful pose in front a cityscape backdrop!


Superhero Cuffs
Time: Ongoing

Location: Wayfinding Screens – Level 2

Description: No superhero costume is complete without super cuffs! Design your own unique wristbands to complete your super-suit!


Exploring Nanotechnology

Time: Ongoing

Location: It’s Your Choice – Level 2

Description: Learn about nanotechnology, and explore how this extremely small science contributes super things to our everyday lives!


Superhero Shields

Time: Ongoing

Location: Art Display Cases – Level 3

Description: Saving the day can be tough work! Paint your own super shield to protect you from incoming danger!


Superhero Puppets

Time: Ongoing

Location: Wayfinding Screens – Level 3

Description: Build a superhero puppet, and imagine your own superhero adventures together!


Superhero Medallions

Time: Ongoing

Location: Young at Art – Level 3

Description: Design a medallion featuring a unique symbol to enhance your superhero costume!


Magneto Slime

Time: Ongoing

Location: Solve It – Level 3

Description: Magneto is a mutant with the superhuman power to control magnetism. Test your magnetic abilities with an interactive magnetic slime activity.


Superhero Scavenger Hunt

Time: Ongoing

Description: Follow the clues and find all of the superheroes hidden throughout the museum galleries. Turn in your completed scavenger hunt at the DISCOVERY Store for a superhero surprise!





June 16, 2018
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