On exhibit September 16, 2017 – January 14, 2018!
Ready to embrace your inner zany genius? Join us for a silly new exhibit the whole family will love! Based on KLUTZ® Encyclopedia of Immaturity Vol. 1 and 2, the KLUTZ® Amazingly Immature exhibit is a wacky interactive exhibit that encourages STEM learning through laughter, play, and comedy.
By engaging in more than 18 fun activities – from a tablecloth pull to creating boomerangs – this exhibit encourages children to learn about science through laughter, play, comedy, physical activity and fun experiments that make learning fun and memorable!
Stop acting silly? Not in this exhibit! Every Saturday during the Klutz Amazingly Immature exhibit will be Silly Saturday! Come and enjoy a different fun, zany and silly craft or activity. Silly Saturdays will be from 11 am – 1 pm every Saturday starting September 23rd – January 13th. These activities will take place in the crow’s nest on the fourth floor of the museum.
Free with full museum admission.
SEP 23 & 30 – Kooky Cootie Catchers
OCT 7, 14, 21 & 28 – Wacky Pom Pom Monsters
NOV 4, 11, 18 & 25 – Magic Tricks for Klutz
DEC 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 – Dizzy Doodles – Finger print doodles
JAN 6 & 13 – Claw-some Cat’s Cradle
Get into the exhibit – faster!
Pre-purchase your admission online, print at home and skip the Ticket Office line altogether!
Please note: Museum admissions are only valid for the date of purchase.
Alden B. Dow Museum Hours
Winter Museum Hours
September 5, 2017 – May 26, 2018
|Wednesday||10 am – 4 pm|
|Thursday||10 am – 8 pm|
|Friday||10 am – 4 pm|
|Saturday||10 am – 4 pm|
|Sunday||1 – 5 pm|
*Museum & Spark!Lab OPEN noon to 4 pm on Midland Public Schools Professional Development Days: October 9, November 7, January 15, February 19 and April 30. Special pricing discounts apply.
Museum Closed: December 24 – 26, 2017; January 1 – 2, 2018.
Also closed Easter Sunday, Independence Day and Thanksgiving Day.
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An Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art membership pays for itself after only a couple visits!
You’ll enjoy free admission for 12 months and other benefits!
Create, innovate, collaborate, and problem solve!
Through hands-on activities, children and their families engage in invention through activities that incorporate science, technology, engineering, and math with art and creativity. Included with full museum admission, this self-led exploration of interactive space creates creative and collaborative thinking. Learn more…
Hall of Ideas
Connecting through Interactivity
Three levels make up the fun, permanent interactive Hall of Ideas designed especially for toddlers through grade school students. This handicap-accessible space traces the spiraling evolution of civilization in the Great Lakes Bay Region. Advancing through each level, visitors learn about Michigan’s geological formation and early inhabitants, and explore the interconnection of science and art. Learn more…
56th Annual Greater Michigan Art Exhibition
SEP 23 – NOV 5, 2017
One of the few remaining statewide visual arts competitions in Michigan. Each year features a leading artist, museum professional or art historian as the invited juror. Learn more…
The In-Between: Margo Burian Paintings
SEP 23, 2017 – JAN 3, 2018
Burian invokes a universal sense of place through an economy of mark, line and color. Solo exhibition winner for creative excellence in the 2016 Greater Michigan Art Exhibition.
SEP 23, 2017 – JAN 3, 2018
Artist Chick Powers uses copper and brass overlays to stress the contours and provide a unique aesthetic to his 3/4 life-size human figures. Solo exhibition winner for creative excellence in the 2016 Greater Michigan Art Exhibition.
The KLUTZ® Amazingly Immature exhibit is produced by the Children’s Museum of Houston in partnership with KLUTZ®