KidSpark Activities

Join us for fun-filled discovery and adventure in Toronto’s only children’s museum! From house-building to music-making, KidSpark’s engaging science activities will be sure to please the whole family!

All KidSpark activities are for children 8 years of age and younger WITH their caregivers. 

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Animal Encounters

November 29

Join staff of the Live Exhibits Lab and learn about the Science Centre’s very own animal collection. You’ll be invited to interact with several of our resident animals including slithering snakes, turtles, tortoises, chinchillas, our sea creature touch tank and more!

Eyes on the Skies

Eyes on the Skies

Monday to Friday in November at 10:15 a.m.

A planetarium show for children 5 years and under WITH their caregivers. Learn about the nighttime sky through singing, connect-the-stars constellations and a journey to the Moon! First come, first served, maximum capacity of 50. Doors close at show time.

Research Live

Research Live!

Saturdays and Sundays from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Help researchers from the University of Toronto's Child Learning and Development Labs learn how children develop, make decisions, and use language to learn about the world around them!

Science On The Go

Science Activity

November 25 & 26

Get your brains in motion this summer! Join us for a series of fun, hands-on activities being offered throughout KidSpark. Topics vary so whether its science experiments or cool art projects, join us for exciting science fun! Check the schedule at the KidSpark main entrance for more information.

Come Learn With Me

Kids Draw Science

November 23 at 11 a.m.

What does a scientist look like? What do they do? A picture is worth a thousand words, so join our Hosts and share your visions of science. You could even draw yourself playing in your favourite part of KidSpark!

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Click to see the October 2017 KidSpark CalendarClick on the calendar for all Fall KidSpark activities at a glance.
All events are free with admission to the Science Centre and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Children must be accompanied by adults. Please gather at the KidSpark entrance. 

  • Guide Maps

    Download a copy of our What's On Flyer & Guide Map for visitors. Printed copies of this map are also available in English and French when you arrive at the Science Centre.

  • Food Services Update

    Our Valley Restaurant is closed for roofing construction and will re-open on December 7. Other food service locations are available.