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April
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Sensory Friendly Fun2nd Sunday of each month10 - 11:30 a.m.Experience the museum without the noise, crowds or the stimulation of a regular day.Included in general museum admission, free for members.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
When school is out, fly with science. Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities.Drone DiscoveryFriday, April 13Hone your drone skills and hang out with professional drone pilots while navigating obstacle courses.For grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Edventure Prices (per person, per day)

Member: $30Nonmember: $35Register NowOr call us at 316.660.0620. Before Care7:30 - 9 a.m. $5After Care4 - 6 p.m. $5Online FormsPlease complete these forms before your child's Edventure.Model ReleaseConsent & DisclosureMeal Program
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
When school is out, fly with science. Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities.Tools of the TradeMonday, April 16Ratchet up your skills as you get into the nuts and bolts of the instruments used in aviation.For grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Edventure Prices (per person, per day)

Member: $30Nonmember: $35Register NowOr call us at 316.660.0620. Before Care7:30 - 9 a.m. $5After Care4 - 6 p.m. $5Online FormsPlease complete these forms before your child's Edventure.Model ReleaseConsent & DisclosureMeal Program
Tue Apr 1 7

TOT Tuesday

Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

Have fun with your little one

Ages 2 - 5

3rd Tuesday of the month10:30 - 11 a.m.Enjoy early childhood educational experiences.Included with general museum admission, free for members.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
Fri Apr 2 0

Member's Night

Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Friday, May 25, 20186:30 - 8:30 p.m.Make your way through the murky myths and fascinating facts, which have surrounded sharks for centuries and gain a new level of respect for the oceans oldest and most effective predator.Afterward, join us outside for fun, family activities and the showing of Jaws, the last film in our all new outdoor film series, RiverFlix.This is a special event. Regular admission and free passes do not apply. Must show valid membership card or photo ID.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Keep a trained eye on the sky this spring. The National Weather Service is presenting a weather safety class at Exploration Place Saturday, April 21, 10 a.m. – noon. Discover the basics of weather threats, ready yourself with the ability to recognize storms, protect your loved ones with severe weather safety tips for novice and season storm spotters. The weather presentation in the dome theater is free; attendees of the weather presentation get $2 off museum admission for that day only (Saturday, April 21, 2018).
Sun Apr 2 2

WSU Human Factors

Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join us in learning how the brave men and women of the sheriff’s department work to track and rescue people after emergencies, accidents and tragedy.  A special tracking dog will also be here to demonstrate some amazing canine skills.Located in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio.For ages 55 and up at 1:30 p.m. Admission: $4 (plus tax)For more about Senior Wednesdays go to www.seniorwednesday.org
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements!April: Fly the Stormy Skies
  • CloudsApril 4 or April 6
  • IceApril 11 or April 13
  • WaterApril 18 or April 20
  • WindApril 25 or April 27

Prices

Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

Save with These Discounts

  • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
Register NowPlease call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!