WHO: Students enrolled in Indiana colleges, universities or online.
WHAT: Free admission on Sundays from September 4-December 18, 2016
WHERE: The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, 3000 N. Meridian Street
WHEN: Sundays from September 4-December 18, 2016, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
WHY: Why not? The Children’s Museum features famous props from feature films, real space equipment used by astronauts, pieces by famous artists, and more! Put down the book and experience something extraordinary! (Selfies encouraged.)
DETAILS: All full-time and part-time students enrolled in Indiana colleges or universities are eligible for free admission with a valid college photo ID. Limit one adult per ID please. Online students who do not have student ID’s may bring a copy of the current class schedule as proof of enrollment.
- NEW! Beyond Spaceship Earth—This all-new, immersive exhibit will tell the dynamic story of space exploration from NASA’s Project Mercury program, which sent the first Americans into space, to the International Space Station (ISS).
Beyond Spaceship Earth is made possible through lead gift support from Lilly Endowment Inc., Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, The Heritage Group, Patricia Schaefer, and a NASA grant.
- REINVENTED! ScienceWorks—ScienceWorksis being reinvented to feed the curiosity of the next generation of young scientific explorers! See how people like engineers, farmers, and others use science process skills to ask questions and seek answers to help us in our daily lives. The reinvention of ScienceWorks is made possible by the generous support of Dow AgroSciences through The Dow Chemical Company Foundation.
- Dinosphere®—Explore one of the largest displays of real dinosaur fossils in the United States.
- Fireworks of Glass—Admire the breathtaking beauty of Dale Chihuly’s 43-foot-tall tower of magnificent blown glass.
- Take Me There®: China—Explore ancient and modern China.
- National Geographic Treasures of the Earth—Uncover a pirate shipwreck, explore the most beautiful tomb in all of Egypt’s Valley of the Kings, and discover China’s mysterious Terra Cotta Warriors.
About The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis is a nonprofit institution committed tocreating extraordinary learning experiences across the arts, sciences, and humanities that have the power to transform the lives of children and families. For more information about The Children’s Museum, visit www.childrensmuseum.org, follow us on Twitter @TCMIndy, Instagram @childrensmuseum,Facebook.com/childrensmuseum, and YouTube.com/IndyTCM