Relive the magic and wonder of the timeless classic holiday tale The Polar Express on Saturday, December 14 with activities inspired by the award-winning book and beloved film. Let your imagination soar as you climb aboard the authentic Baldwin 60,000 locomotive for a guided storytelling experience. Understand steam vs. diesel and how trains move, the harmonics of sleigh bells, and why no two snowflakes are alike—plus more holiday-related science happenings and screenings of The Polar Express.
ALL ABOARD! Polar Express Day activities include:
- Guided experience aboard the iconic 60,000 Baldwin Locomotive in The Train Factory
- Train science activities
- Activities that explore the science of snowflakes and sound
Screenings of The Polar Express in Franklin Theater
- Plus, children are invited to wear pajamas for a truly festive experience and a $2 holiday discount off their general museum admission ticket.
Location: Museum-wide including The Train Factory