Marbles Kids Museum

The goal at Marbles Kids Museum is to inspire imagination, discovery, and learning in young learners. Groups will enjoy exhibits, hands-on activities, and IMAX experiences. Exhibits at Marbles Kids Museum include Sun Sprouts, where groups can explore the kids garden, Splash!, where groups can become scientists aboard the U.S.S. Science Sub while conducting experiments, and more. Groups in grades 4-8 can enjoy the museum’s IMAX films, some of which include an optional learning lab. Educational films include Island of Lemurs: Madagascar 3D, Under the Sea 3D, Humpback Whales 3D, Journey to the South Pacific, and many others.
 
Contact Info 
Address: 201 East Hargett Street, Raleigh, NC 27601. Wake County. Tel: 919-857-1049. Email: gmartin@marbleskidsmuseum.org. Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org. Hrs: Mon. 9AM-12PM. Tues.-Sun. 9AM-5PM.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: PreK-8th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 40 minutes-1.5 hours. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science, Physical Education. 
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