Science Classes

Fun for the whole family

Choose from sessions for students grades K-12 at Exploration Place from 2 to 4 p.m.
NOTE: K-5 classes have sold out, see additional dates for sessions below.

Spring 2020 Animal Biology

Reptiles and Amphibians
January 14 (6-12)
Tuesday, Jan. 21 (K-5)
From skin to scales! Dissect a frog and examine the diversity of snakes.

Birds and Mammals
February 11 (6-12)
Tuesday, Feb. 18 (K-5) SOLD OUT
Find out how our feathered friends fly, make a skeleton model and take a look inside a heart.

March 10 (6-12)
Tuesday, March 31 (K-5) SOLD OUT
Delve into the diverse world of invertebrates while dissecting a squid, and examine the differences between spiders and insects.

Bacteria and Fungi
April 14 (6-12)
Tuesday, April 21 (K-5) SOLD OUT
Put organisms under the microscope to identify their structure and dissect fungi.


Individual Class Per Student
Member: $10
Nonmember: $12.50

To be placed on a waiting list for the K-5 classes, please call 316-660-0620.

Class price includes general exhibit admission for student only.

Register Now
Or call us at 316.660.0620.

Consent & Disclosure

Advanced registration and payment required by Monday prior to the day of class.

Please note:

  • Classes are held on the listed Tuesdays from 2 - 4 p.m.
  • Separate classrooms will be used for Grades K - 5 and 6 - 12 (pending enrollment numbers.)
  • Each classroom holds 25 students. Once maximum has been reached, students will be enrolled in the following Tuesday's class.
  • Parent seating area available for all classes.
  • Groups of 10 or more can schedule their own afternoon class.