SciTech Heads to Space with New Out-of-This-World Exhibit

SciTech opened its latest exhibit "Space Travels" in early December at First Fridays in Downtown Aurora.

SciTech opened its latest exhibit “Space Travels” in early December at First Fridays in Downtown Aurora.

SciTech Hands On Museum is opened two new exhibits made available by the generous donations of the Juvenile Protective Association.  The JPA Space Travels and the SciTech STEAM Lab are now open at SciTech in downtown Aurora. Visit the fun and educational museum that keeps wowing families at 18 W. Benton St. For more information, visit http://scitechmuseum.org/.

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A huge papier-mâché moon welcomes visitors in the new JPA Space Travels exhibit on the lower level of SciTech in downtown Aurora.

 

A cozy auditorium shows videos about space.

A cozy auditorium shows videos about space.

 

Another room in the JPA Space Travels exhibit features hands-on exhibits that help teach about space and an air brushed wall for an outer space experience.

Another room in the JPA Space Travels exhibit features hands-on exhibits that help teach about space and an air brushed wall for an outer space experience.

SciTech Hands On Museum is located at 18 W. Benton St. in downtown Aurora. Open hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Super SciTech Saturday is the last Saturday of the month and offers free child admission with a paying adult.