Museums

Saturday, July 23, 2016 -
10:00am to 5:00pm
+28 more dates
Figge Art Museum

In the past millennium, the historical debate over the distinction between art and craft in clay has transformed from an accepted assignment based on social hierarchies to a self-conscious art-... Read more

Friday, August 5, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
Old Capitol Museum

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old, children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Friday, August 12, 2016 -
1:00pm to 7:00pm
+1 more date
Meskwaki Powwow Grounds

The Office of the State Archaeologist will attend the 102nd Annual Meskwaki Powwow as an exhibitor, an OSA tradition for the past several years!  Look for our education and outreach staff in the... Read more

Thursday, August 18, 2016 -
5:00pm to 8:00pm
+119 more dates
Old Capitol Museum

One third of Iowans claim German heritage, far more than any other ethnic group.  Drawing on research by UI faculty and students, this new exhibit examines the lasting influence of German culture... Read more

Thursday, August 25, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Design and build your own Lego creations, then watch them come to life in the first of our new Makerspace Thursdays series.  No reservations are required, but supplies may be limited.  Presented... Read more

Friday, September 2, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
Old Capitol Museum

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Thursday, September 29, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Come play with Littlebits, easy-to-use electronic building blocks that empower you to invent almost anything.  September's Makerspace program is in partnership with Makers by Mail from UI... Read more

Friday, October 7, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Friday, November 4, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
Old Capitol Museum

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Thursday, November 17, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Want to make a creation that is sky-high?  Come play with marshmallows and see how big you can build!  Makerspace Thursdays are free, and no reservation is required.

Friday, December 2, 2016 -
10:00am to 10:45am
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Bring your toddler to enjoy a story and related activities at the Pentacrest Museums! Recommended for ages 2-4 years old.  Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program... Read more

Thursday, December 15, 2016 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

December's Makerspace program brings art, craft, and technology together!  All ages are welcome.  Makerspace Thursdays are free and no reservation is required, but some supplies may be limited.... Read more

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