Ancients to Astronauts: How We Communicate
Date(s) - 04/04/2016 - 11/20/2017
In the Becker Children’s Wing current exhibition:
From the ancient Egyptians to early rocket science and the future of space travel, the history and science of communication is brought to life through scenic displays in this hands-on, interactive exhibition designed for children ages 6 – 12 years.
The overall theme of communication encompasses four exhibitions on a variety of different subjects. Visitors begin their tour with a walk through a timeline display providing a historical perspective of communication through many revolutionary discoveries.
Experience weather and learn how weather reports are broadcast, travel to Ancient Egypt in a time machine, blast off in a Friendship 7 capsule in our Space Exhibition and discover new crafting experiences in our popular Green Arts Studio.
Exhibition hours: Tuesday – Thursday 2pm – 5pm; Friday 10am – 9pm; Saturday 10am – 5pm and Sunday 12pm – 5pm; closed on Monday.