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Toys: The Inside Story

  • From: Jan 11, 2020 – May 10, 2020 - Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts
  • 222 Market St.
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Admission: Included with Admission
  • Phone: (717) 724-3880

Now open! Exhibit is included in cost of Harsco Science Center Admission.

Explore the world of toys and the pulleys, cams, gears, circuits, and linkages that make them work. In this exhibition, guests can trace out their plans on a gigantic Etch A Sketch and get a good look at the other mechanisms, mechanical parts, and electrical gizmos that make toys GO!

Exhibit components include Pulley Wall, The Magic Behind the Silver Screen, Pattern Tracer, Big Pully, Little Pulley, Circuit Wall, Circuit Challenge, Cam Wall, Linkages Wall, Gears Wall, Gears at Play, Big Gear, Little Gear, What's Inside?, What's Inside the Marching Machine?, and What's Inside Jack-in-the-Box?.

Toys: The Inside Story
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  • Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Now open! Exhibit is included in cost of Harsco Science Center Admission.

    Explore the world of toys and the pulleys, cams, gears, circuits, and linkages that make them work. In this exhibition, guests