From gadgets and gizmos to puzzles and earrings, Ideas the Store has science, technology, and art gifts for all ages. Surprise your family and friends with science kits, large gear clocks, 4D anatomy sculpture kits, puzzles, kites, books, and more.
Discover high quality educational toys and games, such as chemistry and electronics kits and DIY science kits. You can even make your own bath fizzies, lotion, and hair chalk!
There’s always something new at Ideas, the Store at Explora.
Here's a great gift idea! An Explora Gift Membership keeps on giving throughout the year, and can be purchased at our store.
Explora is a 501 (c)3 non-profit, and all purchases at our store are tax-free.
Proceeds from your purchases at Ideas, the Store at Explora help fund our programs and exhibits.
Too Hot? Rainy?
No worries! Chill indoors with our intriguing books and 3D puzzles, amazing coloring books, art supplies, science kits, and family games!
Great for hours of fun at home or on vacation.
Members receive a 10% discount year-round, and are invited to special double-discount shopping days several times a year.
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 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.
Call Ideas at 505-224-8349 for more information.