CREATE Inside Arizona Science Center

CREATE at Arizona Science Center


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Inspired by the productivity of an inventor’s workshop, the creativity of an art studio, the experimentation of a lab and the connectivity of a commons, CREATE Inside Arizona Science Center is now open!

We've missed CREATE at Arizona Science Center®—and we know you have too! That's why we're bringing it back to you in a reimagined way while we patiently await its full reopening. CREATE Inside Arizona Science Center allows people of all ages to share ideas, collaborate on projects, and learn by using state-of-the-art equipment and traditional crafting tools. Enjoy FREE open-ended tinkering activities such as building challenges and drawing tables, or tap into your inner engineer with a paid small group workshop.

What can you do in CREATE Inside Arizona Science Center?

  • Doodle-A-Day inspires Guests to experiment with the 'A' in STEAM—Art! With monthly rotating doodle prompts, you can tap into your inner artist and draw whatever you can imagine.
  • Our Test Track puts you on the raceway! Engineer a custom vehicle to see how fast it can go by testing different wheel combinations.
  • Join our CREATE Master Tech for daily demonstrations that will get your creative juices flowing! Curious to know about a certain tool or technique? Discover how to bring YOUR creativity, innovation and experimentation to life.
  • Interested in learning more about a particular tool? Register to attend a dedicated workshop where you will learn the basics behind using it, including safety protocols and best practices, to turn your ideas into reality. Prices vary depending on the class—check out upcoming workshops below!

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CREATE Workshops

3D printing

3D Printing Workshop

May 14, 21 & 28 | 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. | $35 per session

Interested in 3D printing, but don't know where to start? In this workshop, you'll easily create a physical object from a computer model using a 3D printer!

Registration closes at noon (12:00 p.m.) each Friday before this workshop is scheduled. This workshop is for Guests ages 8+ (Guests ages 8-12 must be accompanied by an adult throughout the duration of the workshop).

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