Get an exclusive Adventure Passport on the days below and complete a new expedition each weekend. The more expeditions you complete, the more prizes you earn!
Expedition #1: February 2-3, 2013
- Whip It! – Every junior archaeologist needs a whip; you never know when you will need to fight off a railway car full of lions! Make your very own whip out of duct tape to take home with you.
- Think like an Egyptian – Egyptians solved mathematical puzzles and figured out how to build pyramids. Can you think like an Egyptian and solve brainteaser puzzles?
- Target Practice – Practice your aim by hitting a target using air cannons.
Expedition #2: February 23-24, 2013
- Streets of Cairo – Overcome your fear as you meet and greet slithering snakes and their friends. Even take your photo with them!
- Snake Charming – Do snakes blink? Why do they shed their skin? Learn about the anatomy of snakes with this make and take snake activity.
- Good Eats – Archaeologists travel the globe and often find themselves eating anything from frog legs to pig ears and even monkey brains. Do you eat with your eyes or your mouth?
Expedition #3: March 9-10, 2013
- Map Reading – Do you know how to read a map or use a compass to find your way? Learn how with this interactive station.
- Navigational Tools – Test your map reading and compass skills and navigate from point A to point B.
- The Runway – If you had to make a quick getaway, could you take off in and land a plane? Learn how in this make-and-take station.
Expedition #4: March 23-24, 2013
- Rituals and Musical Instruments – What are rituals and how are musical instruments used in rituals around the world? Make your own musical instrument and perform in a band.
- Archaeology and Artifacts – Meet an archaeologist and explore their world and even get the chance to participate in artifact recovery.
- Secrets of the Mayans – Can you read an ancient language? Decode symbols from the past in this discovery station.
- Two Expeditions – Get an adventure pencil
- Three Expeditions – Get a souvenir patch
- All Four Expeditions – Enter to win a family membership
Ticket Information“Race Around the Globe” activities are included with general admission. Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology: The Exhibit is a separate charge on top of general admission. More information can be found at www.discoverycube.org.
Discovery Science Center
2500 North Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705