Exploration Place http://kmuw.org en 5 Things To Do This Labor Day Weekend http://kmuw.org/post/5-things-do-labor-day-weekend <p>In need of something to do to fill your extra-long Labor Day Weekend? We've rounded up a few events taking place in and around town that will run through the weekend and on Labor Day.</p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:40:23 +0000 Hugo Phan 22721 at http://kmuw.org Art: Touring Wichita http://kmuw.org/post/art-touring-wichita <p></p><p></p><p>As family comes into town for the Thanksgiving holiday, show them the creative side of Wichita. Many of the city’s museums will keep normal business hours next week-- except for the holiday itself-- which gives Wichitans a chance to show off their city.</p><p> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Lindsey Herkommer DeVries 8464 at http://kmuw.org Art: Touring Wichita Star Wars Exhibit Opens This Weekend At Exploration Place http://kmuw.org/post/star-wars-exhibit-opens-weekend-exploration-place <p>The Force is strong in Wichita.</p><p>Not only is May 25 the 35th anniversary of the release of the first star wars film &ndash; <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Star_Wars_Episode_IV:_A_New_Hope" style="color: rgb(0, 145, 158);">A New Hope</a>.</p><p>It is also the day before the much anticipated exhibit &ndash; Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination opens at <a href="http://www.exploration.org/" style="color: rgb(0, 145, 158);">Exploration Place</a>.</p> Fri, 25 May 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Briana O’Higgins 1683 at http://kmuw.org Star Wars Exhibit Opens This Weekend At Exploration Place Exploration Place Hosts Design Forum http://kmuw.org/post/exploration-place-hosts-design-forum <p>The Exploration Place is accepting design ideas for its new aviation pavilion, &ldquo;Design Build Fly,&rdquo; Monday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.</p><p>Exploration Place announced the planning phase of this new aviation exhibit in September 2011. The new pavilion will replace the current Exploration Flight and Design Area.</p><p>The exhibit will receive continuous support from the Wichita State Engineering department, National Institute for Aviation Research and all other aviation industry members.</p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 18:27:02 +0000 601 at http://kmuw.org Exploration Place Hosts Design Forum http://kmuw.org/post/exploration-place-hosts-design-forum-0 <p>The Exploration Place is accepting design ideas for its new aviation pavilion, &ldquo;Design Build Fly,&rdquo; Monday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.</p><p>Exploration Place announced the planning phase of this new aviation exhibit in September 2011. The new pavilion will replace the current Exploration Flight and Design Area.</p><p>The exhibit will receive continuous support from the Wichita State Engineering department, National Institute for Aviation Research and all other aviation industry members.</p> Mon, 09 Apr 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Megan Pauly 860 at http://kmuw.org