Thinkery

1830 Simond Ave.
Austin, TX 78723- Map It
(512) 469-6200

AAA Editor Notes

Thinkery, 1830 Simond Ave., is a hands-on museum for youngsters through age 11. Activity galleries like Innovators' Workshop, Spark Shop, Currents and Let's Grow introduce them to science, technology, engineering, arts and math. Watch a fun demonstration in the Kitchen Lab and explore Our Backyard—an outdoor exhibit—featuring a climbing structure and places to rest and enjoy a gentle stream and a native elm tree. Programs designed for specific age groups are offered as well.
$10; $8 (military with ID); donations (Wed. 4-8); free (under 2).
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 10-5 (also Mon. 9-noon for ages 0-3 only, and Wed. 4-8), Sat.-Sun. 10-6. Closed Jan. 1, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.