Explore our array of hands-on learning tools, gadgets, and games that will have your family and friends engaged in the world of science. Choose from items such as science kits, 4D anatomy sculpture kits, puzzles, art supplies, science hardware, and much more!
Get a jump on holiday shopping and avoid the Black Friday crowds. Join Explora to save even more: Explora members get 10% off store merchandise all year and double discounts during special shopping events:
The Best Gifts This Season!
Give the gifts of imagination, exploration, and wonder! We've got interactive science kits, building blocks, Laser Pegs®, Spirograph®, and much more.
Don't forget small treasures for curious minds. We have a large selection of small, fun, and educational items such as puzzles, Hexbug®nano®, aeroprops, puzzle erasers, mini clay, and bouncy balls, just to name a new.
Purchase a Gift Card for that special someone. Gift Cards can be used towards Membership, Admission, Store Purchases, Birthday Parties, and even for Education Programs.
Or, give a Membership as a gift, to know you've given a whole year of educational fun!
Explora members receive a 10% discount on store merchandise year-round, and are invited to double-discount shopping events several times a year. See "Shopping Discounts" above.
Educators always receive a 10% discount on their class or school purchases at Ideas.
We offer quality classroom resources, materials, and tools related to science, technology, and art. Ideas, the Store at Explora, carries a wide selection of items that provide hours of hands-on learning, like science kits, nature explorations, books, optics, and intriguing puzzles.
School checks and purchase orders are welcome, and purchases over $200 get a 20% discount.
Special orders are welcome.
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.