Science Museum of Western Virginia

WonderLab Exhibit

WonderLab introduces visitors of all ages into the world of coding and programming. This open learning environment uses playful elements to teach users the basics, as well as interactive stations to test out their knowledge and increase their confidence in coding. Be sure to check out the featured art instillation, Racing Electrons, by Jacob R. Smith!

Exhibit features

  • Design the course for our playful Code-a-pillar and enjoy the lights and sounds of this interactive station
  • Cubetto allows older children to strategize and execute the path for this robot through a mountain mazeĀ 
  • Guests program their own interactive stories, games and animations at the Scratch workbench
  • Easily a favorite station, Dot-and-Dash robots can be programmed to do a large variety of movements and activities using the control iPads