Jr. Da Vinci WonderWeek

Follow in the footsteps of one of the greatest artists of all time, Leonardo da Vinci!

Event Date
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Event Date
Tue
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Feb
7
Sun
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Feb
12
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2023
Event Time
10:00 am
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location
Accessibility
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About the Event

Jr. Da Vinci WonderWeek

Sponsored by TOTAL

Genius, inventor, artist; those are just a few words to describe the great Leonardo da Vinci. Follow in his footsteps with a brand new week full of Renaissance-inspired crafts and activities with the Jr. da Vinci WonderWeek!

On-Going Activities:

Mixed Media Mona Lisa

Get inspired by creating your own version of the Mona Lisa or other famous works!

Art Academy

Something’s Fishy!

Explore a Texas native, the Large Mouth Bass. Create your own Large Mouth Bass to take home.

EcoStation

Foam Glider

Recreate da Vinci’s famous flying machine using simple materials and watch it soar through the air!

Junktion

Wearable Wings

Did you know Leonardo da Vinci modeled his flying machine after bat wings? Get inspired by nature and science as you make you own set of wearable wings!

Junktion

Woodpecking Bird

Engineer a paper woodpecker and watch him really peck as he slides down a rubber band.

Junktion

Football Frenzy

Use number sense to be the first one to reach the end zone in this game of dice!

Math Cart

Whirly Copters

Use paper and your creativity to create your own “Whirly Copter”. With a couple cuts and folds, you'll be able to launch your very own copter! Learn the science behind helicopters!

Science Station

Making Blood Cells!

Learn about the four components that make up their blood, and the important role that blood plays in our bodies.

Power Science Lab

Pupil Response Chart

Learn about how the nervous system works together with eye muscles to dilate and constrict the pupils based on the amount of available light.

Power Science Lab

Kid Da Vinci

Learn about and be inspired by the inventor Leonardo da Vinci as you build bridges, catapults, and flying machines!

Inventor's Workshop and Maker Annex

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Event Date
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Event Date
Tue
Feb
7
-  
Sun
Feb
12
2023
Event Time
10:00 am
-
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location
Museum Accessibility
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Thank You to Our Event SPONSORs
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