The Connecticut Science Center will open early at 9AM on Saturday, February 24 & Sunday, February 25 for the Hogwarts Celebration of Science and Sorcery.
Tickets for this event are still available at our ticketing counter.  CLICK HERE for help with getting here or parking.

Invention Dimension

Invention Dimension

The Travelers Gallery

Invention Dimension

Do you have what it takes to be the next great inventor? Play with some of the coolest inventions around to find out. Who knows; maybe you’ll be inspired to create the next big thing!

Exhibit Highlights

  • Build to your heart’s—and brain’s—desire at our LEGO® station.
  • Race to finish a puzzle against a formidable foe: a robot!
  • Follow along—if you can!—at our Rube Goldberg-inspired chain reaction machines.
  • Try your hand at designing something new.
  • Learn about the great inventions that come from Connecticut.


  • Kaman Corporation
  • LEGO Children’s Fund
  • McCormick, Paulding & Huber, LLP
  • Purdue Pharma, L.P.
  • Shipman & Goodwin, LLP
  • Wiggin & Dana, LLP
  • The Lacher Family

Educator Resources

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