Museum at Prairiefire

The Museum at Prairiefire is committed to innovative learning in science, the arts and natural history. Through a founding collaboration with the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, as well as with other cultural and educational institutions in the nation, the Museum at Prairiefire is a place that provides ACCESS FOR ALL to understand and celebrate natural history, the arts and science in our region and around the world.

The Museum engages visitors and students of all ages with world-class exhibitions, programming and significant educational and STEAM opportunities.

Upcoming Events

Oct 2, 2021
JAM Session: Density of Liquid and Homemade Lava Lamps | OVERLAND PARK, KS
Oct 7, 2021
JAM Session: Density of Liquid and Homemade Lava Lamps | OVERLAND PARK, KS
Oct 15, 2021
SciFun Camp: Candle Making | OVERLAND PARK, KS
Oct 19, 2021
Little Explorers Club + Skeletons: From Skull to Toes | OVERLAND PARK, KS
Oct 23, 2021
Little Explorers Club + Skeletons: From Skull to Toes | OVERLAND PARK, KS

Type

  • Museum/library/STEM-rich institution or attraction

Audience Served

  • Educators
  • Everyone
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Students: Elementary
  • Students: Middle School
  • Students: Pre-K

Opportunities Offered

  • After school/out of school
  • Competition
  • Conference/workshops
  • Drop in
  • Fair/festival/event
  • Field trip
  • In school
  • Internships
  • Scholarships
  • Summer camp

Focus Areas

  • Biology
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • General Science
  • Natural History