What's Happening - Calendar

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< 2020 >
April 05 - April 11
  • 05
    05.April.Sunday

    Closed - COVID-19

    All day
    2020.04.05-2020.07.22
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Effective immediately, Exploration Place will close as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    We made this decision with heavy hearts, but with the health and safety of visitors, volunteers and staff as our top priority. Closing our doors temporarily will reduce the potential of transmission in the lively hands-on environment that Exploration Place is when filled with visitors.For those who have booked spring break camps, birthday parties, field trips and facility rentals, we sincerely apologize for the disruption. Our staff will contact you to discuss rescheduling and refunds, or you can call/email the following:
    • Camps, birthday parties, field trips: 316.660.0620.
    • Facility rentals (weddings, proms, receptions, etc.) 316.660.0642.
    We will assess plans for reopening our doors in coordination with public health authorities as the situation develops. Updates will be posted on our website and social media.As always, thank you for your support of Exploration Place,Adam SmithPresident/ CEO

    WSU Human Factors

    12:00 PM-4:00 PM
    2020.04.05
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Discover how technology is essential in exploring and understanding the human body with students from Wichita State University.Included with general museum admission, free for members.

    Chivalry for Children

    1:00 PM-3:00 PM
    2020.04.05
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    No additional details for this event.
  • 06
    06.April.Monday

    Closed - COVID-19

    All day
    2020.04.06-2020.07.23
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Effective immediately, Exploration Place will close as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    We made this decision with heavy hearts, but with the health and safety of visitors, volunteers and staff as our top priority. Closing our doors temporarily will reduce the potential of transmission in the lively hands-on environment that Exploration Place is when filled with visitors.For those who have booked spring break camps, birthday parties, field trips and facility rentals, we sincerely apologize for the disruption. Our staff will contact you to discuss rescheduling and refunds, or you can call/email the following:
    • Camps, birthday parties, field trips: 316.660.0620.
    • Facility rentals (weddings, proms, receptions, etc.) 316.660.0642.
    We will assess plans for reopening our doors in coordination with public health authorities as the situation develops. Updates will be posted on our website and social media.As always, thank you for your support of Exploration Place,Adam SmithPresident/ CEO
  • 07
    07.April.Tuesday

    Closed - COVID-19

    All day
    2020.04.07-2020.07.24
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Effective immediately, Exploration Place will close as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    We made this decision with heavy hearts, but with the health and safety of visitors, volunteers and staff as our top priority. Closing our doors temporarily will reduce the potential of transmission in the lively hands-on environment that Exploration Place is when filled with visitors.For those who have booked spring break camps, birthday parties, field trips and facility rentals, we sincerely apologize for the disruption. Our staff will contact you to discuss rescheduling and refunds, or you can call/email the following:
    • Camps, birthday parties, field trips: 316.660.0620.
    • Facility rentals (weddings, proms, receptions, etc.) 316.660.0642.
    We will assess plans for reopening our doors in coordination with public health authorities as the situation develops. Updates will be posted on our website and social media.As always, thank you for your support of Exploration Place,Adam SmithPresident/ CEO
  • 08
    08.April.Wednesday

    Closed - COVID-19

    All day
    2020.04.08-2020.07.25
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Effective immediately, Exploration Place will close as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    We made this decision with heavy hearts, but with the health and safety of visitors, volunteers and staff as our top priority. Closing our doors temporarily will reduce the potential of transmission in the lively hands-on environment that Exploration Place is when filled with visitors.For those who have booked spring break camps, birthday parties, field trips and facility rentals, we sincerely apologize for the disruption. Our staff will contact you to discuss rescheduling and refunds, or you can call/email the following:
    • Camps, birthday parties, field trips: 316.660.0620.
    • Facility rentals (weddings, proms, receptions, etc.) 316.660.0642.
    We will assess plans for reopening our doors in coordination with public health authorities as the situation develops. Updates will be posted on our website and social media.As always, thank you for your support of Exploration Place,Adam SmithPresident/ CEO
  • 09
    09.April.Thursday

    Closed - COVID-19

    All day
    2020.04.09-2020.07.26
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Effective immediately, Exploration Place will close as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    We made this decision with heavy hearts, but with the health and safety of visitors, volunteers and staff as our top priority. Closing our doors temporarily will reduce the potential of transmission in the lively hands-on environment that Exploration Place is when filled with visitors.For those who have booked spring break camps, birthday parties, field trips and facility rentals, we sincerely apologize for the disruption. Our staff will contact you to discuss rescheduling and refunds, or you can call/email the following:
    • Camps, birthday parties, field trips: 316.660.0620.
    • Facility rentals (weddings, proms, receptions, etc.) 316.660.0642.
    We will assess plans for reopening our doors in coordination with public health authorities as the situation develops. Updates will be posted on our website and social media.As always, thank you for your support of Exploration Place,Adam SmithPresident/ CEO
  • 10
    10.April.Friday

    Closed - COVID-19

    All day
    2020.04.10-2020.07.27
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Effective immediately, Exploration Place will close as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    We made this decision with heavy hearts, but with the health and safety of visitors, volunteers and staff as our top priority. Closing our doors temporarily will reduce the potential of transmission in the lively hands-on environment that Exploration Place is when filled with visitors.For those who have booked spring break camps, birthday parties, field trips and facility rentals, we sincerely apologize for the disruption. Our staff will contact you to discuss rescheduling and refunds, or you can call/email the following:
    • Camps, birthday parties, field trips: 316.660.0620.
    • Facility rentals (weddings, proms, receptions, etc.) 316.660.0642.
    We will assess plans for reopening our doors in coordination with public health authorities as the situation develops. Updates will be posted on our website and social media.As always, thank you for your support of Exploration Place,Adam SmithPresident/ CEO

    Stars and Satellites | School's Out Edventure

    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2020.04.10
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Stars and SatellitesFriday, April 10Quest through the cosmos! Visit the planets to learn how lighttravels and if life is possible away from Earth.Edventure Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40Find out more and register here.
  • 11
    11.April.Saturday

    Closed - COVID-19

    All day
    2020.04.11-2020.07.28
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Effective immediately, Exploration Place will close as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    We made this decision with heavy hearts, but with the health and safety of visitors, volunteers and staff as our top priority. Closing our doors temporarily will reduce the potential of transmission in the lively hands-on environment that Exploration Place is when filled with visitors.For those who have booked spring break camps, birthday parties, field trips and facility rentals, we sincerely apologize for the disruption. Our staff will contact you to discuss rescheduling and refunds, or you can call/email the following:
    • Camps, birthday parties, field trips: 316.660.0620.
    • Facility rentals (weddings, proms, receptions, etc.) 316.660.0642.
    We will assess plans for reopening our doors in coordination with public health authorities as the situation develops. Updates will be posted on our website and social media.As always, thank you for your support of Exploration Place,Adam SmithPresident/ CEO

    K-9 Search and Rescue of Kansas

    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    2020.04.11
    Exploration Place
    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
    Meet and greet the brave people and pups from K-9 Search and Rescue of Kansas.Included with general museum admission, free for members.