Universe

Blasting off  to you with programs to take you out of this world!

All programs can serve up to 30 children at one session. They are designed for children in K-4th grades, but all but the Astronaut Adventure can be adjusted to appeal to children up through middle school.

Astronaut Adventure

Become a NASA astronaut by going through official training! Make your way through various stations to learn how to walk on the moon, eat like an astronaut, and much more. After completing the training each child earns their own NASA badge to become an official astronaut.

90 mins | $150

This program will appeal most to children K-2nd grade, though is appropriate for children up through 4th grade.

Lunar Lander Launch

Design and create your own lunar explorer to send to the moon. Using the engineering design process then test the design to see if it can make a safe landing. Pair this with Soaring through Space for an additional engineering challenge.

60 mins |  $90 as a single session, $170 if paired with Soaring Space

Soaring through Space

Get ready to soar! Using cardboard, special tools and other recycle materials construct a spaceship that can fly through outer space. Add special gadgets and tools to your ship to make your space trip out of this world. Pair this with Lunar Lander Launch for an additional engineering challenge.

60 mins |  $90 as a single session, $170 if paired with Soaring Space

Shaping Planets

The outer surfaces of solid planets are shaped by geologic forces similar to Earth’s. Experiment with these forces by modeling volcanoes, glaciers, impact cratering, and erosion. Sometimes science gets messy!

90 mins |  $150

Booking Information 

Outreach events outside of Vigo County are subject to a transportation fee of $0.54/mile round trip. Outreach events which are more than a one-hour drive from THCM are subject to an additional transportation surcharge of $15 per hour of travel round trip.

Reservations 

Contact Alexandra Hoffman at 812-235-5548 or ahoffman@terrehautechildrensmuseum.com or use the online reservation form.

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