Imaginarium Hours
Tue-Sat 9am to 5pm

Imaginarium Phone

319-233-8708

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The Bluedorn Science Imaginarium

This hands-on science center makes learning scientific principles fun through interactive exhibits and formal demonstrations. Exhibits focus on light and electricity, momentum, liquids, gases and sound.

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Rocket Camp
Get ready for some high-flying fun at the Imaginarium's 2014 Rocket Camp! More
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Programming

Summer Calendar
The GMD Summer Programming calendar for 2014 is now available! Download here.
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Genomics Explorer
Genomics eXplorer examines Earth's most crucial living creatures - plants - and ... Learn More
Apron Chronicles: A Patchwork of American Recollections
Apron Chronicles: A Patchwork of American Recollections, is America's most nosta ... Learn More
Patent Hall of Fame
Take a look at the history of patents issued to Waterloo residents since 1861. I ... Learn More
Sullivan Brothers 5K/10K Registration
Race Date: November 8, 2014

Registration Dates and Fees:
5K: ... Learn More
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Strolling with the Spirits 2014
* Stroll through Elmwood Cemetery as actors bring some of Waterloo's earliest re ... Learn More
Webelos Scientist Day
Earn your Webelo Scientist Pin & Belt Loop at the Imaginarium!
* Experim ... Learn More
Sullivan Brothers Memorial 5K & 10K Races
Check-in and Post-Race Location: Sullivan Brothers Iowa Veterans Museum Park & ... Learn More
Star Party
The Black Hawk Astronomy Club and the Grout Museum District are delighted to spo ... Learn More
Star Party
The Black Hawk Astronomy Club and the Grout Museum District are delighted to spo ... Learn More
Star Party - Lunar Eclipse!
The Black Hawk Astronomy Club and the Grout Museum District are delighted to spo ... Learn More
What's In A Name? The Soul of a Quilt
For hundreds of years quilt making has stimulated imagination for the individual ... Learn More
Wild Kratts Kids Club
Looking for a fun and exciting way to spend a Saturday morning? Join the Wild Kr ... Learn More
Wild Kratts Kids Club
Looking for a fun and exciting way to spend a Saturday morning? Join the Wild Kr ... Learn More
Wild Kratts Kids Club
Looking for a fun and exciting way to spend a Saturday morning? Join the Wild Kr ... Learn More
Movies at the Museum
The first Saturday of each month, starting at 1:00 unless otherwise noted. Movi ... Learn More
Museum Madness: Mysteries at the Museum
Dive into some of history's greatest mysteries and put your detective skills to ... Learn More
Museum Madness: The Sound of Science
Learn all about the science behind sounds during Museum Madness: The Sound of Sc ... Learn More
Cabin Fever Quilt Retreat: Making Memories
The Grout Museum District will host the Annual Cabin Fever Quilt Retreat on Frid ... Learn More
Homeschool Workshops 2014-2015
The Grout Museum District's "Museum School Series," September-December, is an in ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Minecraft Explorer
Spend the day exploring the concepts behind one of the world's most popular game ... Learn More
Homefront Connections: Military and Veterans Resource Fair
Homefront Connections is a resource fair for current military members and vetera ... Learn More
Museum Madness: All Hallow's Eve
Unearth the history behind the scariest day of the year, Halloween, during Museu ... Learn More
Museum Madness: Sweet Science
Who knew science could be so sweet?! At the Imaginarium, learn the chemistry beh ... Learn More
Portraits of Iowa
The Grout Museum District has partnered with Hawkeye Community College Professio ... Learn More
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