It's the Greatest Show (And Tell) On Earth!

Maker Faire is a showcase of inventors, performers and Makers across the state. You'll see technical creations, robotic inventions, DIY science and more!

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Just Announced...

Two new traveling exhibits are coming to SCI this fall! Both exhibits will open this October, and both will be included with admission - FREE for SCI Members!

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(An almost overnight!)

Saturday, October 3 (Grades 6-8) AND
Saturday, October 17 (Grades 2-5)
Meet female mentors, participate in team challenges, look at the stars and more in this fun late-night adventure at SCI!

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Now Showing in IMAX

In the past half century, humans have punched through the stratosphere, walked on the moon and lived continuously in orbit. Strap in for the next giant leap. Next stop... Mars! 

Film length: 45 minutes

Showtimes & Tickets

This week in the Makers Studio:

August 23-29 – Open Maker Week
Hang with our Resident Makers as we prepare for the Des Moines Mini Maker Faire! Bring your own supplies or use ours to make a creation to add to our display!

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Today's Schedule Tuesday September 1, 2015

  • Zap
  • John Deere Adventure Theater
  • 11:30AM