Explorit Science Center
Welcome to Explorit where it's all hands-on science!
We are a hands-on science museum in Davis, California with the mission "to ignite and foster curiosity about science and nature through inquiry and discovery" for all ages of adults and children.
A Tasty Way To Support Explorit!
Beat the heat, enjoy a cool treat and support Explorit by visiting “cultivé FROZEN YOGURT” at 231 E Street, Davis on
Wednesday, August 5 between 11 am and 11 pm. Download the flyer!
Summer Science Camp 2015
Thank you to Monsanto for a generous grant of $10,000 to help support this summer's Summer Science Camp - especially by providing scholarship assistance for grades K-5. The camp generates and fosters interest and understanding of science that augments school science in following years.
Explorit's Exploration Gallery
"Water in Our World" and other Explorations! Our hands-on gallery is is filling up with experiments and investigations of water so try this Quiz before you visit!We are open to the public Wednesday 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.; Friday 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
"Final Blast" of Summer, a community Family Festival
Includes the UC Davis Chem Faculty CHEMISTRY SHOW! and much more.
Mark your calendars - more details to come.
Explorit Lectures and Family Talks
Feb. "Moving Lake Tahoe - The Story of Its Currents" (Dr. Geoffrey Schladow)
Mar. “Its All About Humming: The Ins and Outs of the UC Davis Hummingbird Health and Conservation Program (Dr. Lisa Tell- BS, DVM)
Apr. “Life Beneath Tahoe Waters-The Good, Bad and Weird!” (Dr. Sudeep Chandra)
Jun. "Natural Solutions to Un-natural Pests" (Dr. Pam Marrone)
Members and donors are our most important source of support