Soap Making

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Soap Making

Make soap and discover both the reactions that go into its creation and why it has such amazing cleaning properties! Participants must wear clothing that completely covers their arms, legs, and feet (no sandals or open-toed shoes) as we will be working with caustic substances.


Physics Phenomena

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Physics Phenomena

View spectacular demonstrations of unusual physics, including the vacuum chamber, the Van de Graaf generator, or unusual musical instruments. One ticket per person


To reserve a space for Physics Phenomena, buy tickets online, or at the OMSI Ticket Desk.


Physics Phenomena

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Physics Phenomena

View spectacular demonstrations of unusual physics, including the vacuum chamber, the Van de Graaf generator, or unusual musical instruments. One ticket per person


To reserve a space for Physics Phenomena, buy tickets online, or at the OMSI Ticket Desk.


Cow Eye Dissection

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Cow Eye Dissection

Participants are led through the anatomy of the cow eye while finding out how this sensory organ allows us to see. This class is a follow-up to Squid Dissection. It is recommended that participants take the Squid Dissection Lab prior to Cow Eye Dissection. One cow eye per ticket, maximum two people per cow eye.


To reserve a space for Cow Eye Dissection, buy tickets online or at the OMSI Ticket Desk.


Playing with Your Food

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Playing with Your Food

Working as a team, children and their caregiver can use real tools to explore some of the skills and techniques necessary for making simple, home cooked treats.


To reserve a space for Playing with Your Food, buy tickets online or at the OMSI Ticket Desk.


Electricity & Magnetism

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Electricity & Magnetism

Learn how electricity and magnetism make our modern world possible as you play with magnets, motors, and generators in this hair raising and shocking Lab. One ticket per person.

To reserve a space for Electricity Magnetism buy tickets online or at the OMSI Ticket Desk.


Microscopy for Beginners

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Microscopy for Beginners

This lab is perfect for those interested in getting started in microscopy. Participants will get hands-on experience in the basics of using a compound light microscope. You will walk away with some simple steps to get you started making temporary slides of your own. One microscope per ticket, maximum two people per microscope.

To reserve a space for Microscopy for Beginners, buy tickets online or at the OMSI Ticket Desk.


Art of the Microscope

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Art of the Microscope

We will explore ways to capture creative images by using the camera on your phone with a microscope.  Visitors will be able to print one imagine to take home.  It is highly recommended to have taken OMSI's Beginner Microscopy lab experience.  Make sure to bring your phone to capture many pictures.



To reserve a space for Art of the Microscope buy tickets online or at the OMSI Ticket Desk. 


A New Bridge In Town

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A New Bridge In Town

TriMet is building the first bridge over the Willamette River in 40 years. Learn how a cable-stayed bridge works and how engineers chose a bridge design that minimizes impacts to river habitat and river users. Lab time is supplemented with a walk outside to view nearby bridge construction from the river bank. One ticket per person.

To reserve a space for A New Bridge in Town buy tickets online or at the OMSI Ticket Desk.


Soap Making

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Soap Making

Make soap and discover both the reactions that go into its creation and why it has such amazing cleaning properties! Participants must wear clothing that completely covers their arms, legs, and feet (no sandals or open-toed shoes) as we will be working with caustic substances.


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