What's Happening - Calendar

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July
  • 04
    04.July.Thursday

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    2019.07.04
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Meet the officers of the WPD, try on their equipment and get in their vehicles.
  • 07
    07.July.Sunday

    12:00 PM-5:00 PM
    2019.07.07
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Enjoy $2.98 admission to all exhibits, including the National Traveling Exhibit, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not® and ONE dome theater film admission. See the all-new film, CAPCOM GO! The Apollo Story.

  • 08
    08.July.Monday

    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2019.07.08-2019.07.12
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten)Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m.Silly ScienceJuly 9 - July 12Investigate how wacky science is possible. Test out some of the unbelievable sights in the national traveling exhibit, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!Member: $55Nonmember: $60Includes snackDiscovery Camp (Grades 1-5)Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.Brain-BoozledJuly 8 - 12Believe it or not! Get the jitters while facing unbelievable feats and illusions.Member: $135Nonmember: $150TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8)Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.Shocking ScienceJuly 8 - 12Create crazy new inventions and dive into weird science. Take a trip through the National Traveling Exhibit, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!® to find inspiration for your fantastic feat!Member: $115Nonmember: $125
  • 15
    15.July.Monday

    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2019.07.15-2019.07.19
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten)Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m.Astronauts July 16 - July 19Fly through the solar system, scout out constellations and planets. Tour other galaxies in this out-of-this-world camp.Member: $55Nonmember: $60Includes snackDiscovery Camp (Grades 1-5)Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.Lost in SpaceJuly 15 - 19Blast off with science! Fly through the solar system, create a constellation and adventure through the galaxy.Member: $135Nonmember: $150TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8)Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.RocketsJuly 15 - 19Countdown to takeoff! Work with the experts to design and launch a rocket so you can experience Wichita from new heights.Member: $115Nonmember: $125
  • 18
    18.July.Thursday

    5:30 PM-9:00 PM
    2019.07.18
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Sip some science

    Adult event series5:30 to 9 p.m.Enjoy exclusive time in museum exhibits with your favorite adult beverages, grab a bite to eat from local food trucks, soak up some knowledge with special presentations, plus much more.