Science Museum of Western Virginia

The Maker Lab

The Maker Lab is a unique learning environment that allows visitors to learn and create in a flexible and relaxed environment. Visitors of all ages are encouraged to make use of the free materials available and use their imaginations to make whatever they desire!

Exhibit features

  • Unlimited supplies of ‘craft’ materials that are free to use
  • Lego wall where creations can be built and displayed to others visiting the museum
  • Maker Lab challenges that give visitors ideas of what to make whilst leaving space for individuality and creativity