Museum Events

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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Roadside U.S.A. Exhibition Opening

 June 14, 2019 – Sept. 8, 2019

Begin your next adventure traveling around the United States exploring new sights and scenes at our new exhibition, Roadside U.S.A. The exhibition’s art-making activities and interactives will focus on exploring the five regions of the United States.


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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Multi-generational Father's Day Tinkershop

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Saturday, June 15

Join us as we celebrate fathers and grandfathers with this Father’s Day Tinkershop. Fathers, grandfathers and children will enjoy a morning creating and experiencing together with hands-on activities including creating a buzz bot.

Ages: 4 – 12

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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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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) (recorded)

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

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

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