December 2018

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum, priceless! Wednesdays are Priceless Nights at the Amazeum and guests are invited to experience our exhibits at no cost or for a small donation. Priceless Nights are a great night for a first visit or a weekly family fun night.

Great Pretenders
Great Pretenders
10-11am

Great Pretenders

Let’s play together! Children ages 3-5 years old and their favorite adult will become keen explorers of their world. This collaborative experience is filled with engaging activity zones that inspire curiosity, skill-building and new ideas to grow on. Play = Learning is at the center of every workshop. A new topic is explored each month at 10-11am.

Ages 3-5 years old and a caregiver*

Fee per child/adult pair: Amazeum members $10 | non-members $15

*Adult, age 18 or older, must accompany the child during the workshop. Advanced registration and payment required.

Click here for details and registration information.

STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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STEAM Investigations
STEAM Investigations
4 - 6 pm

Join us at the Northwest Arkansas Educational Service Cooperative for our next STEAM Investigation workshop Investigate Lift: What's Up With That? In this hands-on workshop aligned with Next Generation Science Standards, participants learn how making and tinkering activities enhance student learning and support a deeper understanding of content. Registration for this workshop through the co-op website. For information on all STEAM Investigations visit the educators page

 

STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
10am-12pm

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Tiger Workshop: Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteries
Tiger Workshop: Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteries
9:30-11:30am, 1-3pm

Tiger Workshop: Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteries
December 1, 2018
9:30-11:30am
Encore Workshop: 1-3pm
Scout Level: Tiger
Fee per Scout: $15  (includes time to extend the learning in exhibit hall after the workshop)
Chaperones: 1 adult leader per Tiger Scout are free

Join us for a fun-filled magic workshop!  Explore the science behind this mysterious world of wonder and discover new tricks to fool your fellow scouts (and even your pack leader!).  Once you've completed the workshop the only thing left is to buy the Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteriesloop from your council store!

Pack Leaders: to register your pack for this Adventure workshop, contact the Amazeum reservation specialist at 479-268-4542 or reservations@amazeum.org. Advanced registration and payment required.  Registration closes at noon on November 30!

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum, priceless! Wednesdays are Priceless Nights at the Amazeum and guests are invited to experience our exhibits at no cost or for a small donation. Priceless Nights are a great night for a first visit or a weekly family fun night.

STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

Baby Buds
Baby Buds
10-11am

Baby Buds Workshop

Playtime with baby creates brighter futures and stronger bonds. Infants 6 to 17 months old and their favorite adult will play together in activities that encourage physical growth, social-emotional development, and emerging language skills. A new topic is explored each month at 10-11am.

Ages 6 to 17 months and caregiver*

Fee per child/adult pair: Amazeum members $10 | non-members $15

*Adult, age 18 or older, must accompany the child during the workshop. Advanced registration and payment required.

Click here for details and registration information.

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
10a-12p

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Community Spotlight: TOSSED
Community Spotlight: TOSSED
9-4:30

Here in the Natural State, we love the beauty of the Ozarks. The Ozarks look their best when they're clean and litter free. 

TOSSED is a program started to help bring awareness to litter and its impact on the environment including our water source. 
Here's how you can help! 

You're encouraged to pick up litter, document your experience with pictures and clean the items you have picked up. Bring the items to the Amazeum and create something amazing with it in our Tinkering Hub. 

Don't have time to pick up litter, that's okay Apple Spur 4-H Club already curated some items and will be on hand to help you make some amazing items out of things other people have tossed to the ground.

Brownie Workshop: Programming Robots
Brownie Workshop: Programming Robots
9:30-11:30am, 1-3pm

NEW! Brownie Workshop: Programming Robots
December 8, 2018
9:30-11:30am
Encore Workshop: 1-3pm
Scout Level: Brownie
Fee per Scout: $15 with a $2 processing fee (includes time to extend the learning in exhibit hall after the workshop)
Chaperones: Chaperones: 1 Troop Leader and 1 co-Leader are free

Ever wonder how robots think? In this workshop, Brownies become engineers as they to discover the different ways of programming and coding robots, like Ozobot, Dash and Sphero.Once you've completed the workshop, the only thing left is to buy the Programming Robots badge from your council store!

Troop Leaders: Advanced registration and payment required through Girl Scout Council.

Click here to register for 9:30-11:30am Programming Robots workshop
Click here to register for 1:00-3:00pm Programming Robots workshop

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Maker Educator Meet Up
Maker Educator Meet Up
6:30 - 8:00 pm

You've got questions. We've got answers. Well, actually you all have answers, just may not be asking the best questions about making and tinkering. Join us on Tuesday, December 11 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at Black Apple Crossing in Springdale. Find out about making, tinkering, and other interactive educational activities for classrooms from maker educators and the Amazeum team at Maker Educator Meet Up. Whether a seasoned maker educator or a fresh recruit, you'll learn something and meet some really awesome people making education great for students across Northwest Arkansas.  Complimentary admission. No registration required. Food and drink purchases not included. Meet Ups held at various locations on the second Tuesday of each month. Follow this link for dates and more information. 

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Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum, priceless! Wednesdays are Priceless Nights at the Amazeum and guests are invited to experience our exhibits at no cost or for a small donation. Priceless Nights are a great night for a first visit or a weekly family fun night.

STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

Discovery Tots
Discovery Tots
10-11am

Discovery Tots

Toddlers are terrific play partners! Discovery Tots workshops are perfect for toddlers ages 18-36 months and their caregiver to learn and grow together. This special hands-on playtime will develop language, big body, and fine motor skills.  A new topic is explored each month at 10-11am.

Ages 18 to 36 months old and a caregiver*

Fee per child/adult pair: Amazeum members $10 | non-members $15

*Adult, age 18 or older, must accompany the child during the workshop. Advanced registration and payment required.

Click here for details and registration information.

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
10a-12p

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum, priceless! Wednesdays are Priceless Nights at the Amazeum and guests are invited to experience our exhibits at no cost or for a small donation. Priceless Nights are a great night for a first visit or a weekly family fun night.  

STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
10a-12p

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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CLOSED
CLOSED
All Day

The Amazeum values family time and will be closed on December 24 so that our team can spend time with their families. We reopen at 10:00 am on Wednesday, December 26.

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Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum, priceless! Wednesdays are Priceless Nights at the Amazeum and guests are invited to experience our exhibits at no cost or for a small donation. Priceless Nights are a great night for a first visit or a weekly family fun night.  

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Make It Yourself
Make It Yourself
10-11:30am

The Make-It-Yourself workshop experience is designed as a family workshop exploration driven by the child’s natural interest and curiosity about the world around them.  Workshops focus on making things with real materials including opportunities for tool usage and open-ended activities that emphasizes process over product. Make-It-Yourself workshops are family workshops for children ages 3-6 years and one adult caregiver. We recommend no more than 3 children per adult. A new topic is explored each session at 10-11:30 am.  

Family workshop for children 3-6 years old and one adult caregiver. We recommend no more than 3 children per adult.*

Amazeum members: $5 per child, $5 per adult caregiver*
Non-members: $7 per child, $7 per adult caregiver*

*Adult, age 18 or older, must accompany child during the workshop. Advanced registration and payment required.

Click here for details and registration information.

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Zing in the New Year
Zing in the New Year
10 am - 3 pm

Wish? Did somebody say wish? Wish there was a fun, family event during the day to celebrate New Year's Eve? We've got you covered at the Amazeum with Zing in the New Year! Join us during the day to help celebrate the beginning of 2019 from 10 am to 3 pm. Make a wish for the New Year, then send it to the ceiling during our day-ending, wish-filled helium balloon (ahem) drop. Zing in the New Year activities are included in paid daily admission and membership. 

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Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum, priceless! Wednesdays are Priceless Nights at the Amazeum. Guests are invited to experience our exhibits at no cost or for a small donation. Priceless Nights are a great night for a first visit or a weekly family fun night.  

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Mini Camp
Mini Camp
9a-3p

Mini Camps are a shorter version of Amazeum week-long camps but with the same level of fun and adventures! Explore a new theme during each Mini Camp. 

Ages: 6-11 years
9am-3pm
One Day Mini Camp: $60 Amazeum members/$70 non members
Two Day Mini Camp: $120 Amazeum members/$140 non members
Advanced registration and payment is required.

Click here for more details and registration information.

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

 Week

Events Calendar

Week  
Sunday, March 25

Pop-Up Adventure Playground

Monday, March 26

Members-only hours: 9am-10am

Tuesday, March 27

Closed to the Public

Wednesday, March 28

STEAM Studio

Priceless Night

Great Pretenders

Thursday, March 29

STEAM Studio

Friday, March 30

There are currently no events scheduled. Check back soon.

Saturday, March 31

Members-only hours: 9am-10am

Copyright 2019 Scott Family Amazeum

Website by Adair Creative Group

The Scott Family Amazeum is a hands-on, interactive museum for children and families located in Bentonville, Ark. A museum with a foundation in the arts and sciences, the Amazeum encourages creativity, curiosity and community through exhibits, educational collaboration, and programs, workshops and camps. Amazeum experiences include a climbable tree canopy, indoor cave, tinkering hub, nearly one acre of outdoor space, and ever-evolving daily pop-up activities.

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Hours

Mon: 10 am - 5 pm
Tues: Closed
Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10 am - 5 pm
Sun: 1 pm - 5 pm
CLOSED Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve (Dec. 24), Christmas Day (Dec. 25), New Year's Day (Jan. 1)
Please check our calendar for other variations of our hours.

Admission

Members - FREE
Kids under 2 years - FREE
Adults & Kids - $9.50

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Website by Adair Creative Group