2018 Featured Exhibits

Discovery Park of America will host three featured exhibits during the 2018 calendar year.

Nature’s Ninjas

January 19 – April 8, 2018, in the ATA Traveling Exhibit Hall

Field Trip Price: $5.00 per person

This exciting exhibit from Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo features live animals and four presentations daily. Programs will be held at 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM, & 3:00 PM. These programs are included with your exhibit ticket, but seating is limited and available on a first come-first, first-served basis.

Click here for a downloadable educator’s guide with student activities.

The Science of Rock N’ Roll

May 25, 2018 – September 3, 2018, in the ATA Traveling Exhibit Hall

Field Trip Price: $5.00 per person

The Science of Rock N’ Roll is an exciting and engaging field trip experience for student groups of all ages. Your students will discover the people, the art, and technology that have come together to create Rock N’ Roll as we know it through unique hands-on interactive displays and animations. Watch them explore how different elements and instruments come into play when composing rock music. This exhibit conveys the story of Rock N’ Roll in a way no other exhibition has – through the lens of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Your students will be captivated, inspired, and eager to learn more long after the music stops.

Click here for a downloadable educator’s guide with student activities for grades 4-8.
Click here for a downloadable educator’s guide with student activities for grades 9-12.

Thomas & Friends Explore the Rails

September 21, 2018 – December 30, 2018, in the ATA Traveling Exhibit Hall

Field Trip Price: $5.00 per person

This hands-on STEM exhibit is based on the adventures of everyone’s favorite blue engine, Thomas, his engine friends, and the Island of Sodor’s iconic locations: Knapford Station, Sodor Steamworks and much more. Little engineers will be tasked with solving problems both simple and complex as they learn mathematics, physics, spatial relations and time telling.