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Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab™ - Flint Hills Discovery Center

Step into the Lab and be inspired by the animated series featuring the brilliant work of Thomas Edison! Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab™ engages kids in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) learning through unique, hands-on experiences to inspire the next generation of inventors.

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Earn your lab coat as you:

  • Experiment with electricity, magnetism, optics, sound waves and air pressure, and the fun physics laws that shape the world around us.
  • Manipulate the classic six simple machines designed to make our work easier – the lever, inclined plane, pulley, screw, wedge, and wheel and axle.
  • Learn basic coding with a fun introduction to no-tech, low-tech and high-tech ways to use technology as a tool.
  • Investigate materials science, how we use natural and human-made substances and learn more about their properties.
  • Fire an air cannon, crawl through a virtual reality "portal "tunnel, touch a plasma ball, make music, create colorful art, and so much more!

Regular admission rates apply.

Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab™ Traveling Exhibit was created by the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum in collaboration with Genius Brands International TM & © 2023 Genius Brands International, Inc. All rights reserved.

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315 South 3rd Street
Manhattan, KS, 66502
United States


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