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Boston Children’s Museum
308 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210
(617) 426-6500

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Open Everyday 10am-5pm
Friday: 10am-9pm

Celebrate National Engineers Week! Explore. Create. Test. Try Again

Please note: all programs and events will not be held during the Museum’s closure. Print Page
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 11:00am to 8:00pm
Sunday February 16, 2020 - Saturday February 22, 2020
0-3, 3-5, 6 and up, All Ages
Museum Wide

National Engineering Week

Try your hand at engineering challenges like building with dowels, exploring circuits, folding paper airplanes, designing zip lines for Legos and lots more! Activities change daily throughout the vacation week. Please check the online calendar for specific programs.

Today's Activities:

  • Dowel structures, building with bricks blocks and paper airplanes in The Common
  • Origami Boxes and Cups on the 3rd floor bridge
  • Shapes! in Art Lab
  • Explore Circuits in Investigate
  • PVC Creation in STEAM Lab
  • STEAM Family Workshops: Battlebots in STEAM Lab



Plentiful Weekday & Weekend Discounted Parking Available