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. 

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Scientist for a Day

  • January 16, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Indiana University’s Chemistry Club, Alpha Chi Sigma, will be at WonderLab to help children experience being "scientists for a day." Children will participate in fun, hands-on science activities while learning about important contributions made by scientists from diverse backgrounds. They will... Learn more

WTIU Kid’s Day

  • January 28, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Children and families will explore television technology, literacy and the world of PBS with the crew from WTIU public television. Learn more

IDEA Labs: Create a Flip Light

  • February 11, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Children will learn about simple circuits by creating a "flip light" they can take home and use as a night light. Basic soldering skills will also be taught. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Learn more

WonderLab After Dark: Chocolate

  • February 11, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Our 21+ event returns with a decadent theme. Learn the science behind chocolate’s mysterious allure, investigate its chemical properties, and create your own mouth-watering delicacies. Learn more

Science LIVE!: Super Snakes

  • February 25, 2017
  • (812) 337-1337

Snakehead Ed will bring some amazing snakes, including a 15 ft., 100 lb. Albino Burmese Python! Children will get to pet selected snakes and learn about the diversity of these reptiles. Tickets area available the day of the show on a first come/first served basis. Learn more