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Maker Mania

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Join us for two fun days of invention, construction and innovation! Use real tools and real materials to create amazing projects in our Make It Workshop, where you can build cool things and take them home! Make a musical instrument, design a boat that floats, learn to solder or make a toy car. Or use our materials and invent your own creation! Included with Discovery Center admission.

Subarea:Rockford Downtown

Directions:
Discovery Center Museum - 711 N. Main St., Rockford, IL 61103 - From I-90 and E. State St. (US Business 20): west on Business 20 6.5 miles to IL 2 north (Wyman St., first street past the Rock River); right on IL 2 five blocks to the museum complex on the right side of the one-way street (N. Main St.). From the south, I-39: west on US 20 Bypass to IL 2 (S. Main St.); north on IL 2 through the downtown to the museum complex. Park in the Riverfront Museum parking lot or the Burpee Museum lot. An above-ground tunnel connects Riverfront Museum Park and Burpee Museum.

Maker Mania
  • August 4-5, 2017
  • Discovery Center Museum
  • Museum admission $8 per person | Free for members and children age one and younger
  • Recurring daily