Explora will be closed to the public from Saturday, March 14 through April 15, 2020. Check back frequently for program status, which may change from hour to hour. Thanks for your patience and understanding as we work to protect one another and our community.


Explora estará cerrado al público del 14 de marzo al 15 de abril del 2020. Gracias por su paciencia y comprensión.

The Explora Calendar

Regular Hours:  Monday-Saturday: 10am – 6pm and Sunday: 12pm – 6pm
Explora is closed on January 1, July 4, the week after Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25.
Special Holiday Hours Sunday, December 24 & 31, 2017: 10am-2pm.


An asterisk (*) indicates pre-registration and fees required. Call 505-224-8341 or para español, llame al 505-224-8323.

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Toddler Time 9:00 am
Toddler Time
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Every Monday, Explora opens an hour earlier for you and your toddler. Explore early childhood exhibit areas, enjoy story time, and join in a music jam. Included with regular admission, and free for Explora members.
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Mystery Mixtures 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Mystery Mixtures
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Be a Mad Hatter 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Be a Mad Hatter
Mar 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Mystery Mixtures 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Mystery Mixtures
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Crazy Light 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Crazy Light
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Be a Mad Hatter 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Be a Mad Hatter
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
Makerspace Open Hours 3:00 pm
Makerspace Open Hours
Mar 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Makerspace Open Hours: Explora visitors: Drop in to our makerspace to work on your own project or work alongside Explora staff as they test new activities and technology!Share this page:
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* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Mystery Mixtures 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Mystery Mixtures
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Be a Mad Hatter 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Be a Mad Hatter
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
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Maker in Residence Program 3:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
UPDATED: Science on Tap at O’Niell’s Pub on Central in Nob Hill 5:30 pm
UPDATED: Science on Tap at O’Niell’s Pub on Central in Nob Hill
Mar 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Space Nuclear Power & PropulsionJoseph A. Sholtis, Jr., Lt. Col, USAF (Retired)This presentation will address, using figures & photos, the notable 60-year history of the development & use of nuclear systems for power, heating, and
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Free! Teen Science Café 5:30 pm
Free! Teen Science Café
Mar 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
FREE event for teens at Explora! ​The Smart Microgridwith Rudy Montoya, UNM Research AssistantNot too long ago, power failures were catastrophic events that would disrupt thousands of families, businesses, and city/state infrastructure. Rudy is a mechanical
* YogaZo: A Night with Queen & YogaZo 6:30 pm
* YogaZo: A Night with Queen & YogaZo
Mar 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Experience yoga in a delightful way! Join the cool Yogazo Friday night yoga event in Explora’s Rotary Pavilion! We want to bring you the BEST yoga experiences in ABQ and 2020 is our year. Join
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RoboRAVE Rally & Northern New Mexico Science Showdown 9:00 am
RoboRAVE Rally & Northern New Mexico Science Showdown
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us at the 2020 RoboRAVE Rally and Northern New Mexico Science Showdown in Española! Watch student robot competitions and interactive demonstrations. Explore science and technology through hands-on activities for children and adults! Learn more:   https://www.roboraveinternational.org/event?event_code=RR20Share
Maker in Residence Program 12:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
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Water Flow Patio re-opens at Explora
Water Flow Patio re-opens at Explora
Mar 8 all-day
Our Water Flow Patio, an exhibit area that offers outdoor experimentation and investigation into the intriguing properties of water, comes out of winter hibernation today, and will be open throughout spring, summer, and fall. Share
Frontiers for Young Minds Project for ages 8-15 at Explora 2:30 pm
Frontiers for Young Minds Project for ages 8-15 at Explora
Mar 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Frontiers for Young Minds Project for ages 8-15 at Explora
Frontiers for Young Minds is an ongoing Journal review project for ages 8-15. Join the Explora group of Frontiers for Young Minds, an open access, online science journal for kids! Participants meet once a month
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Toddler Time 9:00 am
Toddler Time
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Every Monday, Explora opens an hour earlier for you and your toddler. Explore early childhood exhibit areas, enjoy story time, and join in a music jam. Included with regular admission, and free for Explora members.
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Soil Searchers 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Soil Searchers
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Forceful Magnets 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Forceful Magnets
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Soil Searchers 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Soil Searchers
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Elucidating Illumination 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Elucidating Illumination
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Forceful Magnets 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Forceful Magnets
Mar 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
Makerspace Open Hours 3:00 pm
Makerspace Open Hours
Mar 9 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Makerspace Open Hours: Explora visitors: Drop in to our makerspace to work on your own project or work alongside Explora staff as they test new activities and technology!Share this page:
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Explora’s “Cool Science” on KRQE’s morning show 8:00 am
Explora’s “Cool Science” on KRQE’s morning show
Mar 10 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
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* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Soil Searchers 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Soil Searchers
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Forceful Magnets 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Forceful Magnets
Mar 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
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*Growing a Scientist™ for ages 2 ½ – 5 yrs – Round and Round
*Growing a Scientist™ for ages 2 ½ – 5 yrs – Round and Round
Mar 11 – Mar 14 all-day
In Growing a Scientist™, preschoolers ages 2½ to 5 and their parents or adult caregivers make discoveries about science by questioning, experiencing, and investigating. Early childhood educators engage children and their adults in science and
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* School’s Out Camp – Spring Conferences 9:00 am
* School’s Out Camp – Spring Conferences
Mar 12 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
* A Camp for Grades K-5 during the APS Spring Conferences! Disastrous DeterrentsBecome a builder and architect as you experiment with construction and destruction. Test a variety of materials and strategies for strength and stability, then
Maker in Residence Program 3:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
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* School’s Out Camp – Spring Conferences 9:00 am
* School’s Out Camp – Spring Conferences
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
* School's Out Camp - Spring Conferences
* A Camp for Grades K-5 during the APS Spring Conferences! The Science of Pi and PieMaking, measuring, browning, and baking… Let’s explore the delicious science of the amazing number, Pi, as we test and taste
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*Science to Grow On™ for grades K-3 – Drawing Nature
*Science to Grow On™ for grades K-3 – Drawing Nature
Mar 14 all-day
In Science to Grow On™, children make discoveries by questioning, experiencing, and investigating. Explora educators engage children and their adults in age-appropriate activities that incorporate science, art, and fun! Each session focuses on a different
Pi Day at Explora!
Pi Day at Explora!
Mar 14 all-day
Celebrate Pi Day at Explora on March 14! all Explora guests are invited to celebrate Pi Day at Explora from 1-4, including gathering at 1:59pm to watch what happens when we pour liquid nitrogen into our
*Engineering Investigators for grades 3-5 – Under the Microscope (Pt. 2) 9:30 am
*Engineering Investigators for grades 3-5 – Under the Microscope (Pt. 2)
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
In each class, Engineering Investigators 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 a bike, children will
Maker in Residence Program 12:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
March Member Special: Pi Day 3:14 pm
March Member Special: Pi Day
Mar 14 @ 3:14 pm – 5:00 pm
Drop in for free pie for members on Pi Day, as we celebrate this special number. No registration required, just bring your membership card! Plus, all Explora guests are invited to celebrate Pi Day at
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Toddler Time 9:00 am
Toddler Time
Mar 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Every Monday, Explora opens an hour earlier for you and your toddler. Explore early childhood exhibit areas, enjoy story time, and join in a music jam. Included with regular admission, and free for Explora members.
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Facts of the Matter 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Facts of the Matter
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Pebbles, Sand, and Silt 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Pebbles, Sand, and Silt
Mar 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Facts of the Matter 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Facts of the Matter
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Numbers in Nature 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Numbers in Nature
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Pebbles, Sand, and Silt 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Pebbles, Sand, and Silt
Mar 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
Makerspace Open Hours 3:00 pm
Makerspace Open Hours
Mar 16 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Makerspace Open Hours: Explora visitors: Drop in to our makerspace to work on your own project or work alongside Explora staff as they test new activities and technology!Share this page:
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* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Facts of the Matter 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Facts of the Matter
Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Pebbles, Sand, and Silt 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Pebbles, Sand, and Silt
Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
Outreach at Marshall Memorial Library 2:00 pm
Outreach at Marshall Memorial Library
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Explora brings a family science activity to the library. For more information call 575-546-9202 Learn more: http://www.youseemore.com/Marshall/Share this page:
Intro to Paper Quilling Class 4:00 pm
Intro to Paper Quilling Class
Mar 17 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Intro to Paper Quilling Class
Intro to Quilling ClassRoll, pinch, and fold paper to create beautiful work. Learn the basics of this paper artform in this beginner-friendly class.  Design, create, and share in Explora’s new makerspace. Build with real tools and
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Outreach – Columbus Village Library in Columbus, NM 1:00 pm
Outreach – Columbus Village Library in Columbus, NM
Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Outreach - Columbus Village Library in Columbus, NM
Explora brings a family science event to the Columbus Village Library!  Learn about our outreach programs throughout the state: https://www.explora.us/en/educational-programs/outreach/Share this page:
Outreach at The Children’s Library, Gallup, NM 3:00 pm
Outreach at The Children’s Library, Gallup, NM
Mar 18 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Explora brings a family science activity to the library. Join the fun! Explore Science and Technology through hands-on activities for children and adults. Be a maker, tinkerer, and creator! For more information call 505-726-6120 Learn
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Maker in Residence Program 3:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 19 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
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* Adult Night 18+: Bee Friendly 7:00 pm
* Adult Night 18+: Bee Friendly
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
* Adult Night 18+: Bee Friendly
Following the guidance of the mayor of Albuquerque and government health officials, Explora’s Adult Night “Bee Friendly” has been postponed. Explora is keeping a close eye on notifications from the city and will reach out when
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* Look for Explora at the Southwest Chocolate & Coffee Fest
* Look for Explora at the Southwest Chocolate & Coffee Fest
Mar 21 – Mar 22 all-day
Look for Explora at the Southwest Chocolate & Coffee Fest at EXPO NM from 10am–5pm March 21 and 22.Share this page:
FREE! Professional Development in Las Cruces: Rocks Rock! 12:30 pm
FREE! Professional Development in Las Cruces: Rocks Rock!
Mar 21 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Rocks Rock!Engineering, Design, Making, ArtA workshop for libraries, schools, and out-of-school time programsIncludes 2 CEU hours for Early Childhood EducatorsCapture that natural curiosity about rocks and turn it into a deeper experience of discovery! We’ll
Maker in Residence Program 2:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
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Toddler Time 9:00 am
Toddler Time
Mar 23 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Every Monday, Explora opens an hour earlier for you and your toddler. Explore early childhood exhibit areas, enjoy story time, and join in a music jam. Included with regular admission, and free for Explora members.
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Go with the Flow 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Go with the Flow
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Crazy Concoctions 11:00 am
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Crazy Concoctions
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Go with the Flow 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Go with the Flow
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Kaleidoscope Crazed 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 6–8: Kaleidoscope Crazed
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Crazy Concoctions 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Crazy Concoctions
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
Makerspace Open Hours 3:00 pm
Makerspace Open Hours
Mar 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Makerspace Open Hours: Explora visitors: Drop in to our makerspace to work on your own project or work alongside Explora staff as they test new activities and technology!Share this page:
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Explora’s “Cool Science” on KRQE’s morning show 8:00 am
Explora’s “Cool Science” on KRQE’s morning show
Mar 24 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
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* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Go with the Flow 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades 3–5: Go with the Flow
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Crazy Concoctions 1:00 pm
* Home School Explorations for grades K–2: Crazy Concoctions
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
* Be curious, discover, experiment! Explora’s Home School Explorations Series offers your child a semester of weekly, hour-long experiential science, technology, engineering, math, and art. Children will be encouraged to build their own knowledge and
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*Growing a Scientist™ for ages 2 ½ – 5 yrs – Floaters and Sinkers
*Growing a Scientist™ for ages 2 ½ – 5 yrs – Floaters and Sinkers
Mar 25 – Mar 28 all-day
In Growing a Scientist™, preschoolers ages 2½ to 5 and their parents or adult caregivers make discoveries about science by questioning, experiencing, and investigating. Early childhood educators engage children and their adults in science and
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Maker in Residence Program 3:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 26 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
FREE! Teacher Workshop in Gallup 5:30 pm
FREE! Teacher Workshop in Gallup
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Color-liscious Engineering, Design, Making, ArtA workshop for libraries, schools and out-of-school time programs  Combining colors can yield surprising results. What happens when you mix pigments? What happens when you mix colored light? Learn to use chromatography to
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*Science to Grow On™ for grades K-3 – Magnetic Filing
*Science to Grow On™ for grades K-3 – Magnetic Filing
Mar 28 all-day
In Science to Grow On™, children make discoveries by questioning, experiencing, and investigating. Explora educators engage children and their adults in age-appropriate activities that incorporate science, art, and fun! Each session focuses on a different
*Engineering Investigators for grades 3-5 – Trash Talks 9:30 am
*Engineering Investigators for grades 3-5 – Trash Talks
Mar 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
In each class, Engineering Investigators 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 a bike, children will
Outreach – 9th Street Gallup Flea Market 10:00 am
Outreach – 9th Street Gallup Flea Market
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join the fun! Explore science and technology through hands-on activities for children and adults.Learn more: https://www.gallup9th.com/story-garden/Share this page:
Maker in Residence Program 12:00 pm
Maker in Residence Program
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Local artist, maker, and educator Daveed Korup will offer ongoing exciting classes in Explora’s Studio Inventivo as our Resident Maker this spring! You can explore the science of sound and create your own unique musical
Meet a Scientist 12:00 pm
Meet a Scientist
Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Meet a Scientist events at Explora welcome people of all ages to drop in and meet local scientists who offer demos and activities related to their work. Included with regular admission, and free for Explora
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* Spring Break Camps for Pre-k – 8, single-day camps
* Spring Break Camps for Pre-k – 8, single-day camps
Mar 30 – Apr 3 all-day
Single-day camps during APS Spring Break! Sign up for as many days as you’d like! Learn more or register: https://www.explora.us/camps_programs/spring_camp_2020/Share this page:
* Spring Farm Camp for grades K–5, week-long camp
* Spring Farm Camp for grades K–5, week-long camp
Mar 30 – Apr 3 all-day
Week-long Farm Camp during APS Spring Break at the Larry P. Abraham Agri-Nature Center in Los Ranchos from 9am–3pm. Learn more or register: https://www.explora.us/camps_programs/spring-farm-camp/Share this page:
Toddler Time 9:00 am
Toddler Time
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Every Monday, Explora opens an hour earlier for you and your toddler. Explore early childhood exhibit areas, enjoy story time, and join in a music jam. Included with regular admission, and free for Explora members.
Makerspace Open Hours 3:00 pm
Makerspace Open Hours
Mar 30 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Monday Makerspace Open Hours: Explora visitors: Drop in to our makerspace to work on your own project or work alongside Explora staff as they test new activities and technology!Share this page:
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Recurring Activities

Included with regular admission and free for Explora Members.

Toddler Time

Every Monday from 9–11am we have time just for toddlers and their adult companions. In addition to all of Explora’s exhibits, Monday mornings visitors can take part in special activities like Story Time and Music Jams.

Makerspace Open Hours

Every Monday from 3–5pm, drop in to our makerspace, Studio Inventivo, to work on your own project or work alongside Explora staff as they test new activities and technology!

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