...constraints of their own lives to what is possible. With its multi-story atriums filled with dinosaurs, airplanes and a giant climb-through fisherman sculpture, families feel both welcomed and engaged.
A curved glass oval-shaped space offer open vistas from the surrounding park into the exhibit atrium. Designed using flowing organic curves silhouetted against the blue sky and green park space, the architecture takes on many playful and mysterious connotations that suggest a place filled with adventure and exploration.
This new educational and entertainment complex offers learning and recreational experiences rarely available outside of urban areas. The Center’s nine exhibition galleries interpret topics as diverse as natural history, regional history, space science,
alternative energy, military history, and Native American cultures. Signature exhibits include an
earthquake simulator, an interactive starship, and a secret vault that houses treasures from around
the globe. A children’s exploration area features a giant climb-through human body, water play, and building block activities.