Due to inclement weather, Fernbank Museum is closed today, Wednesday, January 17.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 from 10am – 2pm
Investigate the wonders of artificial intelligence and learn about the use of robots in outer space. Explore real life robots through Mars mission and rocket ship activities and check out the incredible robotics used on the International Space Station in the out-of-this-world IMAX® film, A Beautiful Planet.
Discover the abilities of LEGO® EV3 as you embark on a Mars mission. Explore the incredible LEGO® Wedo robots with rocket-themed activities.
Imagine That! and Future Tech
See mini Mars rover LEGO NXT MINDSTORMS robots in action and enjoy a hands-on demonstration on how to program and conquer the robots challenge.
Say hello to 3D printable humanoid robot MAKI-edu, and MAKI-h, a sophisticated mobile robot that can show emotions using its 22 points of articulation.
Georgia Tech Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines
Interact with amazing robots, learn about robotic technologies and take home a deck of GT’s 2016 robot trading cards.
Check out the Grady High School Robotics Team’s G3 Drone for Good and a fascinating Frisbee-throwing robot.
Enjoy this fun activity for an innovative way to pick up trash and recyclables.
Mix and match the robot blocks to create a life-size bionic buddy.
Mosaic Robot Puzzle & Coloring Station
Color and create your own mosaic robot puzzle.
A Beautiful Planet**
10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm, Fernbank’s IMAX® Theatre
See an awe-inspiring glimpse of Earth from space and check out the incredible robotics used aboard the International Space Station.
Cost: Robots Day activities (excluding IMAX® tickets) are included Museum admission and are free for members.
*Activities are offered in the Great Hall from 10am to 2pm unless otherwise noted and are subject to change without notice.
**Requires separate IMAX® admission, included in purchase of a Value Pass or a member IMAX® ticket.