Science Mill | Kids Out and About Austin

Science Mill

A regional science center. Through interactive and innovative exhibits and programs we hope to inspire and engage students to pursue post-secondary education and life-long careers as scientists, engineers, researchers and technology leaders of tomorrow.
Open hours: 
Sunday: 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm
Museum, Hands-on, Exhibits, Events

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Science Mill's Explorer Zone

The Science Mill is taking the museum experience online! Head to the Explorer Zone for a weekly STEM video series, hands-on science and interactive games. Join Science Mill staff for virtual field trips to the museum’s 50+ exhibits, then try an activity together and explore connections to STEM careers. At the Explorer Zone, you'll find step-by-step activity sheets, Career Connections resources and bonus videos and games. Please join the Science Mill email list to be notified of new shows and resources, and please help us spread the word! 

Science - STEM - General
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School