Discover the Mysteries of China at the OMNIMAX Theater. Experience one of the greatest archaeological events of modern day: the discovery of the Terracotta Warriors and the First Emperor's tomb. This film takes us back 2,000 years, revealing the underlying story of how this superpower came to be.  

Update: Rear Window closed captions are now available!


During this free, family-friendly event in the Lif Science Lab Classroom, visitors will have the chance to learn about the naturalist Charles Darwin. Explore the places Darwin traveled, learn about his discoveries and see natural selection in action!

Learn about the real dinosaurs of Jurassic Park from Dr. Michael Morales, Geology Museum Director at Emporia State University. Explore what it’s like to excavate and study dinosaur fossils in our interactive dig site and prep lab. Debate chaos theory and see a screening of the original Jurassic Park (1993). Learn more.

Learn what it is like to travel, live and work in space. Settle into the Orthwein StarBay for a must see Planetarium Show and explore the Boeing Space Station above on the StarBridge. 

Challenge yourself with some brain-teasing math puzzles, including tangrams, number puzzles, logical puzzles and more! The Do the Math! Math Cart is located in Human Adventure.

Peak through the window into a real laboratory. Staff care for axolotls and other organisms that scientists study to learn more about life on Earth. The Workroom is located inside the Life Science Lab.

Take part in unique and scientifically authentic experiences in the areas of genetics, biotechnology, agriculture, medicine and health.  Engage in hands-on experiments and inquiry-based explorations. The Life Science Lab is located on the First Floor.

Take part in various educational programs. On days without programs schedule, step inside to view the Pacific Coral Reef Aquarium. You can find the Classroom located inside the Life Science Lab.