Science of Art

Young girl exploring a wall of backlit color in the science of art gallery.

Mon – Sat: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun: Noon – 5 p.m.

Mon – Sat: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sun: Noon – 5 p.m.

Create Music and Art with Science

This engaging, interactive exhibit is designed to showcase the intersection of science and art. Visitors can explore how science and art work together to create beautiful works of art, music, and more.

The Science of Art exhibit features a wide range of interactive exhibits and activities. Visitors can create music using a variety of scientific instruments, explore how light and color interact to create stunning visual displays, and even create their artwork using cutting-edge technology.

Woman in a blue blouse and a teenager in a Putnam hooded sweatshirt interact with the harp in the Science Center at the Putnam.

Please Note: The Museum & Science Center will be closed for maintenance, cleaning, and updates January 8 -12.

We will resume normal hours on Saturday (1/13). Thank you for your patience, understanding and continued support!

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