Enter the exciting and visually rich world of Animation, a highly interactive traveling exhibition that brings together art, math, science, and technology. Visitors will explore the process of animation surrounded by colorful larger-than-life graphics of popular cartoon and animation characters from Cartoon Network. In this stimulating and fun environment, families and children will delight in bringing their own creations to life as they experiment with story boarding, character design, drawing techniques, movement, timing, filming, sound, visual effects, and cel layering.

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Exhibit Information Overview

This topic is extremely popular and has proven to be a powerful and effective tool for engaging and teaching all ages about such math and science concepts as perception, illusion, apparent motion, geometry, ratios, patterns, and measurement, making it ideal for school groups (grades K-8).

Check out our Animation website for additional information about this exciting exhibit. 
Features 6,000 Square Feet

  • Requires a minimum of 6,000 sq. ft.
  • Over 30 exhibits: hands-on interactives, audio and video components, computer-based activities, graphic panels, text, and artifacts
  • Accompanying website
  • Instruction Manual and technical support
  • Teachers Guide and Floor Staff Training Guide
  • Marketing Kit

Cost & Terms of Rental $100,000 / 3-Month Rental Fee

  • Reduced rental fee is $100,000 for a 3 month booking; double bookings are available at a discount
  • Shipped in three 53 ft. trucks (one truck is climate controlled). Deposit required upon booking
  • 10 days estimated for installation and takedown
  • Discounted venues now available for Animation. Please contact us for details.

TM and © 2011 Cartoon Network. All Rights Reserved. Partial funding by: The Paul Allen Family Foundation


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