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It IS Rocket Science!

It IS Rocket Science!

Explore It IS Rocket Science! Design and launch your straw rocket, testing your creativity and engineering skills. Conquer mission challenges as you harness potential energy to reach new heights!

Event Series:

Summer of Discovery

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm MDT


General Admission + $5.00 Activity Fee


Space Foundation Discovery Center
Summer of Discovery

Event Details:

RESERVE YOUR WORKSHOP SPOT NOW! Use the drop-down menu on the online tickets page to choose the correct workshop date and time for the event you want to attend. General Admission tickets must be purchased seperately.

Build and launch a rocket by harnessing the power of potential energy! See if your design makes the grade and can complete mission challenges.

Partner Activity with Girl Scouts of Colorado

Is a straw a rocket? See how far your rocket design can go with just a little bit of creativity and engineering design.

11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. Rubberband Rockets Discovery Center Educator-Led Workshops.*

*$5.00 activity fee


Enjoy Discovery Center Passport membership benefits!

Passport Member Benefit

Passport Member Benefit— Complimentary Admission!
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