Science Thursday


January 18, 2018 10:00am - 1:30pm

Discover the science of the Story of Texas!

Program Details

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!
  • Will It Float?
  • Write Your Initials in Extended ASCII
  • Wind Power
  • Angry Birds

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

2017-2018 dates: October 19, November 16, December 14, January 18, February 15, March 8, April 19, May 17

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