KidSenses Children's Interactive Museum

With over 20 science and literacy exhibits, tons of hands-on activities, a plethora of action packed assembly programs, and a planetarium, there’s always an answer to, “what’s next?” Take part in Science Shenanigans, watch the highly flammable Blow it Up program, or witness the “cool” effects of the Sub-Zero Effect! Discover the world of dinosaurs, physics, and the skies in hands-on activities. Explore the Discovery Garden or serve up some tacos in the bilingual exhibit Pueblito. Scouts can take part in a camp-in;  an overnight adventure to earn science badges. 

Contact Info
Address: 172 North Main Street, Rutherfordton, NC 28139. Rutherford County. Tel: 828-286-2120 ext. 101. Web: Email: Hrs: Mon.-Thu. 9AM-5PM, Fri. 9AM-8PM, Sat. 9AM-5PM. 

Trip Info
Grade Level: Pre-K-5th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Tours, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2 hours. Cost: Fee.  
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Language Arts/English, Science.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Citizenship, Science.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Children's Museum Lesson Plan

Gravity, robotics, health and fitness, culture, engineering, environment, and art are just a few of the educational topics that young students can learn about and experiment with at children’s museums. Children’s museums provide hands-on, colorful, interactive exhibits that help young students learn about a variety of topics.... Continue