Science Thursday


May 19, 2016 10:00am - 2:00pm

Discover the science of the Story of Texas!

On Science Thursdays, students can drop in and explore the Bullock Museum, see demonstrations, and participate in hands-on activities with STEM experts from Central Texas Discover Engineering. Science Thursdays are FREE for all groups who have pre-registered for a Bullock Museum field trip. Every Science Thursday is different, and may include some of the following activities:

  • Hair-Raising Experience with a Van de Graaff Generator
  • Boat Race
  • Don't Sink the Cargo!
  • Puff Mobile
  • Making Slime
  • Making Music with a Theremin
  • Ghost Bubbles
  • How Cold is Cold?
  • Float your Boat
  • Bunny Copters and Hoop Gliders Take Flight!

Want more information on field trips and reservations? Visit our field trip page or talk with a Bullock Reservationist at (512) 463-6712 or email

Underwritten by the Plum Foundation.

Support for the Bullock Museum's exhibitions and education programs provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation.