Through hands-on exploration, these exhibits engage, educate, and inspire children of all ages.
Explore the many components of Civil Engineering in this hands-on exhibit. Test your design and building skills, learn about local engineering projects and discover the role engineering plays in the world around you.
Please note that we will be closed September 17-19 for the exhibit change out.
WaterWays to the future
Make a splash while discovering the physics of water!
Our new water table features Mount Helena, Helena’s iconic fire tower, and artwork showcasing Helena’s landscape, including the Sleeping Giant Mountain and Helena Cathedral. Museum visitors can interact with the exhibit by making the clouds rain, go fishing, fill water buckets, and play with the water wheel.
Our special play land for children under five.
Children five and under can explore life in Big Sky Country with our Little Sky exhibit. Discover where your food comes from with Gabriel's Garden Market. Hunt for eggs in the Farm to Fork barnyard. Scramble up the slide, and catch a stuffed fish in the Montana Outdoors exhibit.