Celebrate Engineers Week 2024 at the Museum
The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History is excited to announce the celebration of National Engineers Week from February 15th to 17th, 2024. This dynamic festival, brimming with engaging engineering activities, offers an opportunity for visitors of all ages to connect with the world of engineering.
Engineers Week 2024 Schedule
February 15 – 17 | 10 AM – 4 PM
From hands-on demonstrations to direct interactions with real engineers, Engineers Week promises an array of activities and projects suitable for everyone. Visitors will have the chance to engage in open-ended engineering challenges and hands-on experiments, providing a firsthand experience of basic engineering principles.
This year’s Engineers Week theme — “Welcome to the Future” — celebrates current achievements and envisions a brighter and more diverse future in engineering. Recognizing that engineering is at the forefront of innovation, the theme underscores its pivotal role in designing solutions that shape the world of tomorrow.
“Engineers Week is an incredible celebration of STEM at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. The vibrant atmosphere is a testament to the local engineers shaping the very fabric of Fort Worth, alongside the future innovators eagerly learning about their roles,” said Amber Shive, vice president of education. “Our event serves as a focal point, showcasing students leading their peers in immersive hands-on learning, while community partners actively engage guests in dynamic engineering activities. This experience is made possible by the generosity of our sponsors, the commitment of our volunteers, and the exceptional teamwork of our dedicated staff. We hope you will join us in igniting Innovation and inspiring Tomorrow’s Engineers.”
Engineering has played a crucial role in the development of the internet, smartphones, space exploration, and renewable energy solutions. Engineers, with their creativity, expertise, and dedication, continue to drive progress, making our lives more efficient, comfortable, and connected. Through addressing global challenges, driving technological advancements, and positively impacting society’s future, engineering teams contribute significantly to shaping a better world.
Girls In Engineering Day
Saturday, February 17 from 10 AM – 4 PM
On the last day of Engineer’s Week, we’re calling all Girl Scouts to join in on the fun! They will be able to participate in engaging activities which act as steps towards earning special badges.
Engineers Week 2024 Sponsors
Burns & McDonnell
Engineers Week is open to the public and included with general admission or membership. Admission is $14 for seniors, $16 for adults, $12 for juniors, and free for children under two years old. Learn more at www.fwmuseum.org!
The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, a distinguished institution established in 1941, is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and proudly holds Affiliate status with the Smithsonian Institute. Anchored by a diverse and enriching collection spanning science and history, the museum is committed to lifelong learning. Engaging visitors through vibrant programs and exhibits, it interprets the rich tapestry of Texas and the Southwest. The museum’s commitment to education is reflected in its innovative programs, designed to inspire and educate learners of all ages. From interactive workshops to immersive exhibits, the museum provides a dynamic environment for curiosity and intellectual growth. For more information about educational programs, exhibits, and events, visit www.fwmuseum.org.