Education is our primary goal

We want guests of all ages to leave the museum having learned, felt a sense of wonder, and further awakened their curiosity about the universe in which we live. We believe learning can – and should – be delightful.

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. ~ William Butler Yeats

To this end, we have put together one of the best education teams you can ask for. Not only is everybody involved very passionate and dedicated to STEM education, but most on staff have formal training in STEM. Several staff members are actually current or former STEM educators.

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