Lab Experiences

Get hands-on at OMSI and reserve a seat in one of our interactive labs. Participants work directly with OMSI educators in small, group settings to get an in-depth look at cool, fun science topics. Each lab is approximately 50 minutes (unless otherwise specified).


Cost: $8 per ticket (unless otherwise specified) Buy

Upcoming Lab Experience Events

All About Earthquakes
Sun. Aug. 10, 10:00am at Watershed Lab at OMSI
Why do earthquakes happen? Will we get a large earthquake in Oregon or Washington? Experiment with a…
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Soap Making
Sat. Aug. 16, 10:00am - 11:30am at Chemistry Lab at OMSI
Make soap and discover both the reactions that go into its creation and why it has such amazing clea…
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Microscopy for Beginners
Sat. Aug. 23, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. at Life Science Lab at OMSI
This lab is perfect for those interested in getting started in microscopy. Participants will get han…
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Electricity & Magnetism
Sun. Aug. 24, 10:00am at Physics Lab at OMSI
Learn how electricity and magnetism make our modern world possible as you play with magnets, motors,…
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Soap Making
Sat. Sep. 13, 10:00am - 11:30am at Chemistry Lab at OMSI
Learn about reactions that go into making soap and make soap from scratch to take home! ┬áParticipan…
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Art of the Microscope
Sat. Sep. 20, 10:00am - 11:00am at OMSI Life Lab
We will explore ways to capture creative images by using the camera on your phone with a microscope.…
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Physics Phenomena
Sun. Sep. 28, 10:00am at Physics Lab at OMSI
View spectacular demonstrations of unusual physics, including the vacuum chamber, the Van de Graaf g…
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