Children's Discovery Museum

With lots of exhibits to explore, learning labs to attend, and the Innovation Station to experiment at, the Children’s Discovery Museum is the ideal place for curious students and scouts. Pre-school aged children can experience the wonder of literacy through story telling with corresponding activities, and participate in simple science projects. Older learners may explore electricity and the world of Benjamin Franklin, experiment with engineering and matter, or be a paleontologist for the day. Some exciting exhibits include a paint wall, a tractor, and a medical center to roleplay in!

Contact Info:
Address: 101 East Beaufort Street, Normal, IL 61761. McLean County. Tel: 309-433-3444. Website: Email: Hrs: Vary by season.

Trip Info:
Grade Level: Pre-K-6th. Activity Type: Self-Guided Activities, Guided Activities, Self-Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2.5 hours. Cost: Fee.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science, Physical Education.

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