Museum Events

Junkyard Jungle Family Day

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Saturday, April 27 

The i.d.e.a. Museum presents jungle-themed activities, entertainment and expert appearances during Family Day on Saturday, April 27. The all-day event centers around the museum’s current exhibition, Junkyard Jungle, where visitors can learn about the earth’s rainforests. Special activities included with price of admission.

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Summer Wonder Camp

8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday, July 8 – Friday, July 12

Campers ages 6-12 will embark on the wonder of travel and transportation. Half and full-day camp available.

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Messy Creations

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. 
Friday, May 3 – Friday, May 24

Join us for a sensory exploration with activities for caregivers and child to make art and experience a variety of textures using non-toxic materials.

Ages: 2 – 5

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Multi-generational Mother's Day Tea Party

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. | Saturday, May 11

Join us as we celebrate mothers and grandmothers with this Mother’s Day Tea Party. We will create cucumber sandwiches, decorate a mug for the woman of honor, sip tea and build memories.

Ages: 4+

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Summer Ice Cream Social

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Friday, May 24

We’re cooling and kicking off the first day of summer break with an ice cream social! Smash ice blocks, paint with icicles and make ice cream from scratch!

Ages: 4 – 12

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i.d.e.a. Museum
150 W. Pepper Place
Mesa, AZ 85201


Admission: $9/person

Free for members and those under age 1

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480-644-idea (4332)

480-644-2468 (live)

480-644-2466 (fax)

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9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday & Saturday

9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Friday

12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday

Closed Monday and most holidays

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