Around Kentucky Gallery
Enjoy a journey through time with a trip down the Kentucky River! Discover the power of hydroelectricity, the engineering behind locks and dams, and even create a drought in this awesome water experience! Discover nocturnal animals, underground rivers, and even minerals in our make believe cave! A Kentucky exhibition wouldn’t be complete without horses! Groom, dress and even ‘ride’ two 6 feet tall horses!
Healthy Me Gallery
Look in our giant mouth and see many teeth. Do you know what’s hidden below your gumline? Run, jump, and even thud in our exciting interactive wall display! Play multiple games in just minutes that all respond to your hand touching the wall! Check out our giant brain to learn about what different parts of your brain control. Finally, check out SunWise to learn about caring for your skin.
Kids can take on the role of many different professions in this gallery including banker, television reporter, veterinarian, doctor, lawyer, judge, and farmer. Our young professionals can look in the bank vault, report from multiple sites, care for dogs and cats, learn about their body, [participate in a trial, and even milk a cow and take vegetables to the market!
Need a break with your toddler? Check out our new area with an "outdoor" area with lilypads and lady bugs. Explore inside the house and have some quiet reading time or play in the kitchen. You won't want to miss our tiny tot fountain in this area dedicated just for 3 year olds and under!
Physics and Space
Have you ever wondered about space? In this exhibit, learn about gravity, momentum, shadows, and even fly an F-16! Don’t forget to take your picture walking on the moon!
Small World and Bone Zone
Discover the teeny truths about insects! Find out which bug glows under blacklight, and even wave hello to our Goliath Bird-eating Tarantula, Hercules! Dig through the past in our Dino Dig, excavate dino footprints, and even look a t-rex replica in the eyes! Perfect for your budding paleontologist or archeologist! Even, go across our climbing wall.
Homes Around the World
Take a trip to four countries around the world in minutes! This exhibit is the perfect backdrop for dress up and dramatic play in one of our four homes, Samoan fale, American adobe, Mauritanian mud brick, and Turkish nomadic! Take a ride on the camel and cook out on our new campfire!
Discover the world from inside a bubble, create a bubble wall, or blow countless bubbles from our soapy well!
Check our our changing exhibits in this room. Coming in October 2016-December 2016 is our aMAZing Maze! We're bringing back a favorite, but if you conquered the maze last year, never worry, we have a new configuration! Coming in March, Faces of the South, an exhibit out animals in Antarctica.
Explorium’s art room with all sorts of great ideas and materials to make your own creations! Open Tuesday – Sunday 1-5 and on weekends there are guided activities with an Explorium staff member or kids can create on their own.