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Great Explorations Exhibits

  • BellaBrava Pizza Kitchen
    Step inside BellaBrava’s pizza restaurant where children take pizza orders, create pizzas with soft sculpture ingredients, “bake” in an oven, and serve guests at cafe tables!
  • Build It
    Tables of various building materials let kids and adults channel their inner architect.
  • Critter Cave
    Take a sneak peek into the secret lives of reptiles and arachnids!
  • Engine Company 15 Fire House
    Learn the importance of a fire safety plan at home and how to stay safe in a fire.
  • Explorer’s Cove
    As the central focus of the museum, Explorer’s Cove is an interactive getaway for your little one’s imagination.
  • Imagination Playground
    Children use over-sized soft blocks to create whatever their imagination can dream up.
  • Express Yourself Art Studio
    Build magnetic sculptures up to the sky on our magnet tables, and experience a craft station, weaving station, and a large table for clay sculpting. What will you create?
  • My Checkup
    Great Explorations partnered with All Children’s Hospital to create this interactive zone focusing on health, safety, nutrition and fitness.
  • Kane’s Great Beginnings
    Just as a small sprout grows into a stalk of corn, children will learn to appreciate and nurture the earth while cultivating and growing their own strengths and skills.
  • Live and on the Air: Great News!
    Experience the thrill of seeing yourself on TV in this exhibit!
  • My First Market
    The child-sized Publix supermarket exhibit teaches the value of making healthy eating choices in the familiar, yet fascinating environment of a supermarket.
  • Pet Vet
    Learn about the importance of caring for your pets, and how to keep them healthy.
  • Explorations Theater
    Here on our main stage you can see shows with music and dance as well as science shows about chemistry, sound, and electricity.
  • Reefscape
    A beautiful fabric arts display representing the coral reefs within the Florida Marine Ecosystem.
  • Beth’s Beach
    Complete with sea creatures and a wall bead maze focusing on developing cognitive and sensory skills - this inviting exhibit teaches young children about beaches, sea life and more.
  • Touch Tunnel
    Crawl through on your hands and knees past different obstacles, inclines, and textures.