Science Thursdays- The Bullock Texas State History Museum | Kids Out and About Austin

Science Thursdays- The Bullock Texas State History Museum


*The event has already taken place on this date: Thu, 03/12/2020
On Science Thursdays, students can drop in and explore the Bullock Museum, see demonstrations, and participate in hands-on activities with STEM experts from Central Texas Discover Engineering between 10 am and 1:30 pm. Every Science Thursday is different, but all activities connect to content in the exhibits and films at the Museum, and may include some of the following:

Hair-Raising Experience with a Van de Graaff Generator
See how electricity can make your hair stand on end!

Boat Race
Design a boat that will float using limited materials and race it using only your breath.

Don't Sink the Cargo!
Can you distribute your cargo without sinking your vessel?

Float your Boat
Hypothesize about what will sink and what will float.

Physics of Roping
Can you use physics to throw your lasso effectivley?

Science Thursdays are FREE for all groups who have pre-registered for a Bullock Museum field trip, free for members, and free with Museum admission.

Learn more >> https://bit.ly/2OaPuoN

For information on field trips and reservations visit our field trip webpage or talk with a Bullock Reservationist at (512) 463-6712 or email reservations@thestoryoftexas.com.


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Location:

1800 Congress Ave
Austin, TX, 78701
United States

Phone:

(512) 936 - 8746
Contact name: 
Erin Shanahan
The event has already taken place on this date: 
03/12/2020
Time: 
10 am - 1:30 pm
Price: 
Science Thursdays are FREE for all groups who have pre-registered for a Bullock Museum field trip, free for members, and free with Museum admission.

Ages

2-3 years 4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years