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Hands On! Regional Museum

315 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 United States
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Located in downtown Johnson City, Hands On! offers programming in the arts, sciences, and humanities to children of all ages and their families. Slide down a coal mine, fly a real airplane, and create a masterpiece in the art studio. Be sure to catch a showing of The Tesla Experience, a one-of-a-kind Tesla coil that 200,000 volts of electricity in tune to music! For more information visit http://handsonmuseum.org

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January 2018

Hands On! Museum: For the Love of Science

January 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until February 25, 2018

Hands On! Regional Museum, 315 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 United States
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Tuesday, January 23rd - Sunday, February 25th - For the Love of Science We may not have a special formula for the science of relationships, but we do have the formula for some fun experiments to help celebrate Valentine's Day.  You won't believe your eyes with our optical illusion heart, learn about solubility while creating a Sharpie tie dye valentine, and enjoy a show of dancing, bobbing conversation heart candies.  The Eastman Discovery Lab will be open by announcement periodically…

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February 2018

Hands On! Museum: Boy Scout Sunday

February 4 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hands On! Regional Museum, 315 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 United States
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Sunday, February 4th - Boy Scout Day Sunday Boy Scouts in uniform receive half price admission for the day.  Valid only for scouts in full uniform, cannot be transferred to another individual or day or combined with any other discount.

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Hands On! Museum: Homeschool Day

February 5 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Hands On! Regional Museum, 315 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 United States
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Monday, February 5th, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm - Homeschool Day at Hands On! Join us for this special day open from 10am-2pm just for our loyal home school visitors.  Come together to network, explore, play, and experience STEAM concepts.  Eastman Discovery Lab and Art Studio programs will be announced throughout the event.  In addition, our feature exhibit, Make It. Take It. will be open for this event.  Pre-registration is required to receive the discounted Home School Day rate, otherwise…

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Hands On! Museum: National Inventors Day

February 11 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Hands On! Regional Museum, 315 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 United States
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Sunday, February 11th - National Inventors Day Join us on National Inventors Day for some reverse engineering and test your skills on lots of items adults would never let you take apart.  Dismantle computer towers, phones, keyboards, and more!  Reverse Engineering will be setup on our TVA Discovery Carts throughout the day.  (*Contains small parts)

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Hands On! Museum: National Engineers Week

February 18 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until February 24, 2018

Hands On! Regional Museum, 315 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 United States
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Sunday, February 18th - Saturday, February 24th - National Engineers Week Join us during National Engineers Week for some reverse engineering and test your skills on lots of items adults would never let you take apart.  Dismantle computer towers, phones, keyboards, and more!  Reverse Engineering will be setup on our TVA Discovery Carts throughout the day.  (*Contains small parts)

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Hands On! Museum: Can You Hear Me Now?

February 27 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until April 1, 2018

Hands On! Regional Museum, 315 E. Main St.
Johnson City, TN 37601 United States
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Tuesday, February 27th - Sunday, April 1st - Can You Hear Me Now? Discover some of the smallest bones in our bodies - the ones in our ear! Celebrate Alexander Graham Bell's birthday by learning about sound and how Mr. Bell used sound in many of his inventions.  Play a song on our palm pipes, listen to our singing crystal water glasses, and even try out our Boomwhackers!   The Eastman Discovery Lab will be open by announcement periodically throughout…

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