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Perot Museum

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HUMANITY

June 10│10am-4pm 
Exclusive, member-only preview 9-10am 

Investigate what it means to be human by learning about nutrition, being active and examining your anatomy. See how healthy some of your favorite snacks are and get ready to move and use your muscles as we explore the muscular and skeletal systems.

Presented by

Children's Health
Scheduled Activities

Lamar Hunt Family Sports Hall
Check out the newly renovated Lamar Hunt Family Sports Hall!

Bookworm Reading Time
11am │ Level 4, T. Boone Pickens Life Then and Now Hall

Head to Toe Safety with Children’s Health
10am–4pm │ Lobby
Build a body with the different departments of Children’s Health as you learn about neurology, orthopedics, cardiology, and how to stay safe in the sun, while on your bike, and more.

Yoga with the Core Power Yoga
10am–noon | Lower Level
Join an instructor from Core Power Yoga to learn how yoga benefits your body, and learn a variety of yoga poses.

Self Portraits: Giuseppe Arcimboldo with Oil and Cotton
10am –2pm │ Level 2 Landing
Join us at the Oil and Cotton farm stand and create a fruity self-portrait, inspired by the artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo.

You Are What You Eat: Toddler Takeover Table with Oil and Cotton
10am–2pm | Level 2 Landing
Sometimes it’s OK to play with your food! Manipulate our felt fruits and make a vegetable self-portrait. Take home a fruity felt necklace.

Sketching in the Galleries with Oil and Cotton
10am–4pm | Level 2 Landing
Arrange a still life and learn to break down what you see into simple shapes. Use shading and value to create volume.

Cheek Cell DNA
10am–4pm | Level 2, Activity Station
See your own DNA with this simple experiment using cheek cells. 

The Sugar in Your Food
10am–4pm | Level 3 Landing
Do you really know how healthy your favorite foods are? See how much sugar is in some of your favorites foods, and learn about healthier alternatives.

Under the Microscope  
10am–4pm | Level 3 Landing
Look through the slide viewers to see nerve and muscle action, the skeletal system, and how nutrition affects the human body.

How Strong are You?   
10am–4pm │ Level 4 Landing
Compare your strength to professional athletes in this gripping challenge.

Moving Hands
10am–4pm | Level 4 Landing
Create a moving hand model out of construction paper and straws to better understand how muscles work.

Reactionary Measures
10am–4pm | Level 4 Landing
Test your reflexes with these simple tests to celebrate the new reaction time game in the Lamar Hunt Family Sports Hall

Discover the fun of science together with your whole family on the second Saturday of each month! Try out real experiments, design and build new creations, and check out dynamic performances each month with guest scientists, educators and artists

Discovery Days are free for Museum members and included in the cost of general admission for non-members. Reserve your tickets early!

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ARCHITECTURE

July 8│10am-4pm 
Exclusive, member-only preview 9-10am 

Explore engineering, design, building, and technology by participating in engineering challenges, building your own structure, and examining ancient architecture as we celebrate our traveling exhibition, Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed.

Presented by

Once Kids

Discover the fun of science together with your whole family on the second Saturday of each month! Try out real experiments, design and build new creations, and check out dynamic performances each month with guest scientists, educators and artists

Discovery Days are free for Museum members and included in the cost of general admission for non-members. Reserve your tickets early!

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ADVENTURE

August 12│10am-4pm 
Exclusive, member-only preview 9-10am  

Eureka! Join the adventure at the Museum by piecing together ancient artifacts, exploring ancient civilizations and participating in a Museum-wide scavenger hunt in celebration of our traveling exhibition, Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed.

Discover the fun of science together with your whole family on the second Saturday of each month! Try out real experiments, design and build new creations, and check out dynamic performances each month with guest scientists, educators and artists

Discovery Days are free for Museum members and included in the cost of general admission for non-members. Reserve your tickets early!

Discover Together

ANIMALS

September 9│10am-4pm 
Exclusive, member-only preview 9-10am  

Leap into the wild world of animals, mammals, and other organisms throughout the Museum. Examine specimens through microscopes, look at X-Rays, invent a creature, and even meet some live animals!

Discover the fun of science together with your whole family on the second Saturday of each month! Try out real experiments, design and build new creations, and check out dynamic performances each month with guest scientists, educators and artists

Discovery Days are free for Museum members and included in the cost of general admission for non-members. Reserve your tickets early!

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MAKER

October 14│10am-4pm 
Exclusive, member-only preview 9-10am  

Join the maker movement by creating robots, connecting circuitry, flying your own paper airplane, and even meeting local makers.

Presented by

Lockheed Martin

Discover the fun of science together with your whole family on the second Saturday of each month! Try out real experiments, design and build new creations, and check out dynamic performances each month with guest scientists, educators and artists

Discovery Days are free for Museum members and included in the cost of general admission for non-members. Reserve your tickets early!

Discover Together

SPACE

December 9│10am-4pm 
Exclusive, member-only preview 9-10am 

Launch into space by setting off rockets, learning about craters, and creating your own solar system. Create your own alien and even learn about life on other planets as we celebrate our traveling exhibition, Journey to Space.

Discover the fun of science together with your whole family on the second Saturday of each month! Try out real experiments, design and build new creations, and check out dynamic performances each month with guest scientists, educators and artists

Discovery Days are free for Museum members and included in the cost of general admission for non-members. Reserve your tickets early!