Contact the Museum Visit Coordinator

Celeste Wolfinger
Museum Visit Coordinator
812.337.1337 ext. 11

If you call and get voicemail, please leave your telephone number and the best time(s) to reach you at that number.

Enroll in Camp!

Click here for online forms  Camp Enrollment Form and Scholarship Application
 If you encounter any problems, please contact Celeste Wolfinger at 812-337-1337 ext. 11. 

WonderLab offers an informal educational setting for engaging your mind and your senses in lifelong learning. Further enrichment is provided by a variety of innovative programs, activities, workshops, and festival events for children, families, adults, school groups, and educators.

WonderLab hosts a variety of programs focused on specific age ranges, science topics, and learning styles. We offer Pre-K sessions, hands-on workshops, activity stations, live animal programs, teen nights, and more. Many programs incorporate community partners from the rich resources in our community. These include Indiana University and Ivy Tech, local businesses, professional artisans, nonprofit organizations, clubs, and hobbyists. WonderLab programs strive to create exciting, diverse and formative learning experiences for visitors of all ages.  Please see individual program listings for details, including target ages, format, and any registration or fees associated with the event.

Event Highlights

photo collage of indigo-dyed fabric by Daren RedmanEnjoy half-price admission as you explore the art and science of dyeing fabric with indigo guided by textile artist Coley Gillespie during First Friday Evening Science of Art: Indigo Dyeing (August 1)!


Photo of explosion during IU Chemistry ShowDiscover the chemistry of smoke, fire, explosions, and lots of other surprising reactions during Boom! A Chemistry Magic Show (August 2)!


WonderLab Staff Person Demonstrates ActivityGet your golden ticket to the Wonder Wonka Food Factory (August 3) to enjoy new and old favorite magical edible chemistry activities!


graphic of balloon-powered rocket carDrop in for this science craft workshop to design and build an air-powered vehicle during the Rocket Car Challenge (August 16)!