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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Magic Nuudles

Magic Nuudles

August 4 & 5 at 1:30 p.m.

What’s a nuudle? Take part in this fun activity and find out! They’re soft and easy to build with. Let your imagination soar as you discover how to use this innovative material.

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Outdoor Discovery

July 21 & 22 at 1:30 p.m.
August 18 & 19 at 1:30 p.m.

Join us for an outdoor adventure as we explore the sky! Gather with us under the Sun as learn more about clouds and how to identify the different kinds according to their altitude. Each child will make their own hand-held frame to identify a variety of clouds. Meet at the KidSpark main entrance
(Weather permitting … check the KidSpark front entrance for further information.)

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Building Blocks

July 28 & 29 at 2:30 p.m.
August 25 & 26 at 2:30 p.m.

Back by popular demand, our Lego® Knights need help constructing their shield docks in preparation for battle. Join us as we build, create and play!

Due to the popularity of this activity, attendance will be based on a first-come, first-served basis.

All children must be accompanied by their adult. For children 6+

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Research Live

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

Help research scientists from local universities learn how children develop, make decisions, and use language to learn about the world around them!

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Eyes on the Skies

Daily at various times.

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.

Level 4

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.


    Exclamation Mark Please Note:
    The rain forest in the Living Earth is currently closed for repairs.