Fantastic Forces Courtyard.

Permanent Exhibit

Fantastic Forces Courtyard.

Step outside into this space dedicated to gravity, magnetism, propulsion, centripetal force and more. Conduct test flights in our Wind Column Workshop, launch an Air Rocket and discover the power of magnetic fields on our Magnetic Islands. Play with all these things and more in The McMillan + Kenny Families Fantastic Forces Courtyard that soars up three stories to the glass ceiling of the Levinson Family Sky Garden.

Projects for before and after your visit.

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Mini Air Rockets.

Tinker like an aerospace engineer and launch paper rockets using the power of your breath.

Water Wheels.

Upcycle plastics in your home to investigate the transformation of energy from moving water into power.

Moving Pictures.

Spin two pictures to trick the brain and make a new single image!

More Exhibits.

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Sound Track.

Go inside the Giant Guitar to learn about how your favorite guitar riffs begin. Be mesmerized by our very own George Rhoads-designed Sound Machine.

Fantastic Forces Courtyard.

Step outside into this space dedicated to gravity, magnetism, propulsion, centripetal force and more. Conduct test flights in our Wind Column Workshop, launch an Air Rocket and discover the power of magnetic fields on our Magnetic Islands.