Limited Engagement Exhibitions
Discover special exhibitions on loan from major institutions worldwide. Explore topics such as science, technology, the environment and more. But hurry, these exhibitions are on view at Great Lakes Science Center for a limited time only.
Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition
Now through January 5, 2014
On the night of April 14, 1912, an ominous iceberg loomed out of the North Atlantic and crossed the path of the most famous ship in the world. Moments later, the ship was doomed. Experience an amazing journey through Titanic history. Examine 250 authentic artifacts recovered from the ocean floor, learn the haunting, personal stories of passengers and crew and discover why the story of Titanic remains as fascinating as ever. Find out more.
January 25 – April 27, 2014
Discover an eye-opening, inspiring and wildly interactive exhibition for all ages. Learn about recovery efforts and the people who dedicate their lives to saving animals. Explore the innovative ways used to capture, raise and release endangered species back into the wild. Interact with puppets, costumes and other techniques used to teach young animals essential survival skills. Take a simulated flight on an ultra light to guide young whooping cranes along their first migratory route.
Wildlife Rescue is a production of Science North, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.
LEGO® Travel Adventure
May 24 – September 7, 2014
Where do you want to go? What does your vehicle need to do to get there? In LEGO Travel Adventure, you’re not just along for the ride! Choose an amazing destination and build the perfect means of transportation! Inspired by LEGO® models of famous vehicles, you can build your dream machine!
Produced by The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis in cooperation with LEGO Systems, Inc. LEGO and the LEGO logo are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2013 The LEGO Group. All rights reserved.
Mythbusters: The Explosive Exhibition™
February 7 – May 3, 2015
Can you really huff and puff and blow a house down? Can you swing from a suspended phone book? Test out these theories and bust or confirm others at MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition! Try a dozen hands-on experiments that will get your heart and mind racing, watch live MythBusting demonstrations, and explore authentic props and gadgets direct from the MythBusters set.
MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition is organized by Exhibits Development Group and Geoffrey M. Curley + Associates in collaboration with Discovery Communications and the Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. MythBusters developed and produced by Beyond Entertainment Limited.