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  • Lightning!

    © Matthew Modoono

    Lightning! picture


Indoor bolts produced by the world's largest air-insulated Van de Graaff generator spark exciting explorations of lightning, conductors, insulators, electricity, magnetism, and storm safety.

Seating is first come, first served.

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Approximately 20 minutes long

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Theater of Electricity

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Recommended for

Grades 3 – 12 and adults

Free with Exhibit Halls admission


  • American Sign Language Interpretation Available Upon Request
  • Assistive Listening Devices Available At Information Desk
  • Wheelchair Accessible

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