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LOCATION:
1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-224-8300
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HOURS: Mon-Sat: 10 am – 6 pm Sun: 12 pm – 6 pm

Closed on Jan. 1, July 4, the week after Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Dec. 25. We close at 2 pm on Dec. 24 and 31.


ADMISSION:
Explora Members: Free
Children (under age 1): Free
Children (ages 1-11): $4
Adults (ages 12-64): $8
Seniors (age 65+, with ID): $5
Students or Military (with ID): $5

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Groups: Reservations Required.
Please contact us if you require special assistance.


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Semester Programs

Enrich you child’s educational experience with after-school and weekend programs, or our home school explorations series. Semester programs meet once per week. Each program follows a semester-long schedule and is facilitated by Explora educators.

For information or to learn about scholarship opportunities for programs and camps,
call 505-224-8341.

Growing a Scientist

For Ages 2½ – 5yrs

In Growing a Scientist,  preschoolers ages 2½ to 5 and their adults make discoveries about science by questioning, experiencing, and investigating. Experienced educators engage children and their adults in science activities that incorporate art, literature, and fun! Following each program, enjoy a snack together.

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 Science to Grow On

For Grades K-3

In Science to Grow On, children in K-3rd grade make discoveries by questioning, experiencing, and investigating. Experienced educators engage children and their adults in age-appropriate activities that incorporate science, art, and fun! Participation of parents or adult caregivers is encouraged, but not required.

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Chain Reaction Scientists

For Grades 3-5

Chain Reaction Scientists will investigate how things move and use that knowledge to build a series of connected actions. Participants will have fun creating and building contraptions without even realizing they are honing their problem-solving skills and learning engineering and physics principles. Parents are welcome to participate.

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Robo Task Force

For Grades 3-7

Join the club and explore construction, materials development, electronics principles, and robotics systems and design. Build your experiences with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) as you use Arduino C-based software and other programs to build frames and bodies, create robot armature, and engineer the wiring of robot systems!

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Explora Engineers

For Grades 3-5

Rise to the engineering challenge! In each class, Explora Engineers will use the engineering design process to solve a problem. Whether it’s building a suspension bridge or figuring out what gears are best to use on your bike, participants will have fun designing and building without even realizing they are honing their problem-solving skills and learning engineering and physics principles.

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Robo Task Force

For Grades 3-7

Join the club and explore construction, materials development, electronics principles, and robotics systems and design. Build your experiences with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) as you use Arduino C-based software and other programs to build frames and bodies, create robot armature, and engineer the wiring of robot systems!

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Home School Explorations Series

For K-8th graders (ages 5-13)

Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, and art programs.

Each Exploration is facilitated by Explora educators. These are hour-long materials rich classes that actively engage every child in inquiry activities. In these classes, children will make discoveries in science, technology, and art through questioning, experiencing, and investigating.

Each grade section of Home School Explorations is offered during three different time slots: Mondays 11am-12pm, Mondays 1-2pm, or Tuesdays 11am-12pm.

Home School Explorations
for grades K-2 (ages 5-7)

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Home School Explorations
for grades 3-5 (ages 8-10)

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Home School Explorations for grades 6-8 (ages 11-13)

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Visitor Information


HOURS:
Mon-Sat: 10 am – 6 pm Sun: 12 pm – 6 pm
Closed on Jan. 1, July 4, the week after Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Dec. 25. We close at 2 pm on Dec. 24 and 31.


LOCATION:
1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-224-8300
Contact Us

ADMISSION:
Explora Members: Free
Children (under age 1): Free
Children (ages 1-11): $4
Adults (ages 12-64): $8
Seniors (age 65+, with ID): $5
Students or Military (with ID): $5

Groups: Reservations Required
Please contact us if you require special assistance.

Become a Member and save!

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Explora is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and all purchases at our store are always tax-free.

Proceeds from your purchases at Ideas, the store at Explora, help fund our programs and exhibits.

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