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USPS First Moon Landing stamp

Science Museum Oklahoma to Host USPS 'First Moon Landing' Stamp Dedication, Aug. 2

July 29, 2019

Science Museum Oklahoma will continue its celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a stamp dedication ceremony for the United States Postal Service’s “1969: First Moon Landing” Forever stamps at 11 a.m. Aug. 2 at the museum located at 2020 Remington Place in Oklahoma City.

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SMO 21 at Science Museum Oklahoma

Science of Bad Ideas Comes to Science Museum Oklahoma In August

July 24, 2019

Science Museum Oklahoma will test the limits of “don’t try this at home” during “SMO 21: Epically Bad Ideas” from 6:30-10 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 16, an adults-only (21+) night at the museum located at 2020 Remington Place in Oklahoma City.

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Destination Space and Apollo at Science Museum Oklahoma

Moon Landing Anniversary Events Set at Science Museum Oklahoma

July 8, 2019

Science Museum Oklahoma is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the moon landing and Oklahoma’s connections to the space program this summer with special exhibits, an exclusive show in the Kirkpatrick Planetarium and hands-on science experiences culminating with celebratory anniversary events from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on July 20.

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National Air Dates Set for 'DIY Sci' Episodes Filmed at Science Museum Oklahoma

June 10, 2019

A washing machine robot that can paint, a giant chain reaction machine made up of bowling balls, a rocket, belt sanders and more, do-it-yourself miniature rollercoasters, and plenty of try-this-at-home science fun are featured in two upcoming episodes of Steve Spangler’s “Xploration DIY Sci” filmed at Science Museum Oklahoma and set to air nationally this summer as part of season three of the mind-blowing science show.

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Tinkerfest at Science Museum Oklahoma

Makers, Artists, Scientists and Hobbyists Invited to Apply for 2019 Tinkerfest at Science Museum Oklahoma

May 28, 2019

Applications are now open for makers, artists, scientists and hobbyists to host a table at Science Museum Oklahoma’s 2019 Tinkerfest, set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 28 at the museum located at 2020 Remington Place in Oklahoma City.

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Wild Weather at Science Museum Oklahoma

'Wild Weather' Now Open at Science Museum Oklahoma

May 21, 2019

The science of thunderstorms to summer heat waves and hurricanes to blizzards has blown into Science Museum Oklahoma as part of “Wild Weather,” a temporary exhibition available only at SMO through Labor Day.

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Science Museum Oklahoma entrance

Scholarships Available for Science Museum Oklahoma Field Trips

May 3, 2019

Students in numerous Oklahoma counties and public school districts have the opportunity to visit Science Museum Oklahoma for free as part of a school field trip through September thanks to two generous grants from Chaparral Energy and the Cresap Family Foundation.

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CaveSim comes to Science Museum Oklahoma Oct. 21

CaveSim Comes to Science Museum Oklahoma, April 27-28

April 23, 2019

Oklahoma City metro residents with an interest in cave exploration can get a free, hands-on experience with the hobby April 27-28 when CaveSim returns to Science Museum Oklahoma.

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Bill Nye, The Planetary Society Come to Science Museum Oklahoma, May 8-9

April 22, 2019

The Science Guy is coming to Oklahoma City. Science Museum Oklahoma will host a series of events with Bill Nye and The Planetary Society on May 8-9 including a recording of Planetary Radio Live, a VIP evening experience and numerous family activities to benefit the museum’s recently launched planetarium campaign and to promote astronomy education.

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Acrocanthosaurus in Science Museum Oklahoma's Red Dirt Dinos

'Red Dirt Dinos' Roar into Science Museum Oklahoma

April 15, 2019

Dinosaurs that once roamed the state’s landscape are roaring into Science Museum Oklahoma this spring as “Red Dirt Dinos: An Oklahoma Dinosaur Adventure” returns to Oklahoma City.

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