WonderLab

  • 308 W. 4th Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 337-1337

Located downtown on the B-Line Trail and rated one of the top 25 science centers in the country, WonderLab offers two floors of exciting hands-on experiences for visitors of all ages. Be sure to climb the two-story grape vine and check out the live animals on the second floor!

Museum admission is charged, but access to the gift store is free. Discounts for groups of 10 or more with a two-week advance reservation. After-hours rental of the entire museum is available for private parties, conference receptions, weddings, etc. 

Science Sprouts Toddler Program - Solids and Liquids

  • Recurring weekly on Thursday until March 30, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Science Sprouts is a new weekly science enrichment program designed especially for toddlers and their families. Toddlers are natural scientists, and Science Sprouts is a time for them to explore, experiment, and build a range skills from physical development to social emotional development.... Learn more

IDEA Lab: Build a Light Saber

  • March 15, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Drop in and create your own custom light saber that doesn't require a laser! Participants will use soft pool noodles and other craft supplies to make a simple glowing light saber. Then try out your skills on our Jedi Light Saber course! 3/project/ members and $5/project/... Learn more

Jedi Science Saga

  • March 18, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Come and experience a science saga from a galaxy far, far away. Meet real Star Wars costumed characters, experience a lightsaber duel by the Indy Light Saber Academy, meet real robots, and lots more for Jedi of all ages! Come as you are or dressed in your best Star Wars outfit! Learn more

IDEA Lab: Science Stuntology Workshop

  • March 22, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

It's one thing to watch a performance by Stuntology Master, Sam Bartlett; it is a whole other thing to learn how to do some of his best stunts in person, up close, and then to discuss why things work, or in many cases why they won’t! Participants will experiment with the wonders of the classic... Learn more

Science LIVE: Wild Neighbors

  • March 25, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Who's hanging out in your backyard? Meet some common neighborhood animals and learn some "not so" common things about them. Find out why some animals are considered pests and learn the secrets behind their "pesky" behavior. After meeting these amazing wild ambassadors, you won't look at these... Learn more

Science LIVE: Wild Neighbors

  • March 25, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Who's hanging out in your backyard? Meet some common neighborhood animals and learn some "not so" common things about them. Find out why some animals are considered pests and learn the secrets behind their "pesky" behavior. After meeting these amazing wild ambassadors, you won't look at these... Learn more

IDEA Lab: STEM Sunday (Epic Fun Park Challenge)

  • March 26, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

IDEA Lab Sunday provides free, value-added, engaging projects that help children and families develop STEM skills and have positive STEM experiences together are WonderLab. Projects can be easily entered into by families with children as young as kindergarten and adults of any age working... Learn more

Discovery Time - Solids and Liquids

  • Recurring every 4 weeks on Wednesday until March 29, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Stop by for a special story, animal demonstration, or hands-on activity with a focus on science. Some sessions will be held outside in the WonderGarden. This month's theme is Solids and Liquids. Learn more