Ages 4 - 8

Clamp, saw and hammer to build one-of-a-kind creations using real tools and clean, recycled materials.

Gather your materials3

gather materials

Choose a blueprint to guide you and grab whatever materials catch your eye.

Build your creation

build your creation

Follow the blueprint, or make it up as you go along.

decorate your project

Could your creation use more pizzazz? Head over to The Art Studio to add colors and texture.

donate your recyclables!

All of our recycled goods come from the community. Here's what we accept.


Can't wait2

can't wait?

Build an egg carton crab at home.

In-kind support provided by:

We wanted to help other non-profit organizations craft world-class learning experiences, so we created The Exhibits Team. Our exhibit experts can provide advice on the many decisions involved with designing, fabricating, installing and maintaining museum exhibits.



Open 7 days a week from 9 am - 4 pm.

Museum entry is first-come, first-served; reservations are no longer available.


  • Under Age 1: Free
  • Age 1: $16
  • Ages 2 - 59: $18
  • Age 60+: $16
  • Members: Free
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Denver, CO 80211

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