Exclusive Member Offers


Members Only Weekends
July 18 – September 13, 2015
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

CREATE at Arizona Science Center is a place where science, design, and engineering collide! Arizona Science Center is extending a special pre-opening invitation to Members. Starting July 18 through September 13, 2015, CREATE will be open every Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. exclusively for our current Arizona Science Center Members!

Members will be the first to experience our exciting Create Challenge Activities during this special pre-opening period!

Materials and tools will be provided so guests can immediately take part in the design, construction and testing of their creations. The challenges do not require in-depth knowledge of complex tools or processes and are developed to inspire and educate!


Open Studio

Level: Beginner (ages 5+)

Stretch your imagination in the open studio! There are no wrong answers when it comes to these quirky, open-ended activities. Explore basic mechanics with cardboard linkages; play a computer game using bananas as the buttons; tinker with electricity using batteries, lights, and buzzers; and much, much more! Activities are perfect for younger makers and adult novices. Activities will vary.

Time: 10 – 50 min

Tools: Scissors, electronics and much more!

Member Fee: FREE

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Learn to Solder

Level: Intermediate (ages 8–11 w/guardian and 12+)

Soldering (connecting electronic components with hot, liquid metal) is a fundamental skill needed to dabble in the world of electronics. Discover the joy of soldering during these simple and fun activities. Guests will learn to solder LEDs, switches, and batteries to make robot pins, jewelry, and much more! Activities will vary.

Time: 30 – 60 min

Tools: Soldering iron, small circuitry components

Member Fee: $8.00

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Edge-Lit Acrylic Display

Level: Advanced (ages 12+)

Utilize the optical property of internal reflection to create your own light-up display! This activity will lead participants through the process of constructing the frame and circuitry for their display and allow them to light up a variety of etched materials including acrylic.

Time: 40 – 60 min

Tools: Power drill, soldering iron, sanding paper, hand tools

Member Fee: $13.00

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Space is limited, so take advantage of this early sneak peek into what CREATE is all about. Advance ticket purchase is highly recommended. Purchase tickets today!

This special offer applies to Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. starting July 18 – September 13, 2015 only.