Museum opening hours: Open 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday-Saturday | Noon to 5 pm Sunday Closed Mondays | Parking Information: Click "Visit" under the "Things To Do" tab. Please Note: The Museum is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

201 10th St. W

Bradenton, FL 34205




IQuest is a monthly program for middle school students in grades 6-8. While each IQuest is different, you can always expect challenging projects and games that inspire out-of-the-box solutions to real world problems. IQuest takes place on the second Saturday of most months from 4-8 pm. 

IQuest details:

  • Cost: $5 – Kids Only! Paid reservations required
  • Refreshments: Admission includes slice of pizza and a drink
  • Tickets: Paid reservations required; please purchase tickets online using the links below or email Tish at

Programs and Online Tickets:

  • September 8: Pathways to Knowledge
    Is everything really connected to everything else? How and why? Join us for an exploration of connections and plan a personal journey around the Museum – and then connect to others as you share your discoveries see how technology can take them into the larger world.
    Purchase tickets online now!
  • October 13: The Science of Scary
    How do movies and books use tricks of our psyche and senses to scare us? We’ll see what magic we have up our own sleeves as we explore the sights and sounds of the world of creepy!
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  • November 10: Food for Thought
    November is the month of Thanksgiving and Harvest Festivals. What would they be like in a different year, a different place, with different people? Join us as we explore the ways in which a simple meal can change with perspective. Then, get into the spirit of the season and help with a special IQuest “give back” project.
    Purchase tickets online now!
  • December 8: Mission to the Moon 2.0
    Humans last walked on the moon over 46 years ago. Is it the same place we left, or has it changed? Will we go back? What mysteries remain to uncover? Join us as we re-explore our nearest neighbor in the sky.
    Purchase tickets online now!