In the Lab

Camp
Join us for Adventures in STEM. Campers will love exploring science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) with our fun hands-on exhibits, science labs, engineering challenges, digital investigations and more! Stay tuned to our calendar for upcoming scheduled camps.
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Birthday Parties
Host your child’s birthday party at the Children’s Science Center Lab and immerse party guests in hands-on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) exhibits and activities. Get exclusive access to our private party room, plus unlimited exploration of the Lab for all participating party guests.
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Group Visits and Field Trips
The Children’s Science Center Lab is even more fun with a group! Experience science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) hands-on through exhibits and activities. No matter what type of group you are – school field trip, scouts, playgroup, etc – you will have an enriching visit to the Lab.
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Discovery Days at the Lab
Discovery Days at the Lab brings students from Title I elementary schools in Northern Virginia to the Children’s Science Center Lab for a group visit at no cost to the school. The program is generously funded by a grant from the Cisco Foundation.
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Budding Scientists
Budding Scientists is a recurring program designed just for preschool students and an engaged parent/caregiver. Program is included with paid admission to the Lab.
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Workshops and Classes
The Children’s Science Center has access to many experts in STEM related fields of study. This allows us to offer various workshops and classes on many areas of STEM for different age groups throughout the year.
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Special Events
The Children’s Science Center Lab hosts special events throughout the year. Check the calendar to see what is scheduled.
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Spirit Nights
Spirit Nights invite local schools to the Lab for an evening of community, family learning and fundraising.
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