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Ice Adventures!

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Ice Adventures!

Celebrate winter at Hands On with three days of frozen fun! Meet Ice Princesses, skate in your socks, use real tools to shave ice, explore an ice cave, and see exciting Dr. Science demos, Jan. 14-15 9am - 5pm & Jan. 16 10am - 5pm.
Plus, special activities honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Jan. 17.

Online reservations required.

Special Guests & Activities:

  • Melt Arctic ice to see what’s inside
  • Use real tools to shave ice
  • Learn how to snowshoe with Olympia Mountaineers (Jan. 14 & 15, 11 am – 3 pm)
  • See Dr. Science light ice on fire and experiment with liquid nitrogen
  • Meet and get your photo taken with Ice Princesses (Jan. 15 & 16, 11 am – 4 pm)
  • Greet a giant polar bear puppet (Jan. 14 – 16, 12 pm – 2 pm)
  • Learn snowflake science
  • Skate indoors in your socks
  • Explore an ice cave
  • Craft a melted snowman
  • Silkscreen a print or special keepsake
  • Build penguin ramps
  • Design and play winter pegboard pinball
  • Create snowman catapults
Hands On Children's Museum
Free with Admission
Every week through Jan 16, 2022.
Sunday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Hands On Children's Museum

414 Jefferson St. NE
Olympia, Washington 98501
(360) 956-0818