Category Archives: Events

Making Your Own Baseball

baseballFriday, July 28th at 11am Coinciding with our ongoing "Making America's Pastime" exhibit, visitors will learn how baseballs are made, how different materials affect gameplay, and leave the museum with a baseball they made themselves. The "Making Your Own Baseball" class is $10 per person.  Preregistration is required by...
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Young Reader’s Program

Screen Shot 2017-07-20 at 11.17.10 AMAugust 12, 10am to 11am The National Museum of Industrial History Young Reader’s Program is an engaging series featuring award-winning children’s literature to educate and inspire younger generations with stories of industrial history. Each date will include a fun...
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Meet the Experts: Iron Smelting

Saturday, August 19th from 11am to 12pm Meet the Experts: Iron Smelting
Katherine Muller from Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm will join the National Museum of Industrial History for an iron smelting demonstration. She will build a bloomery furnace, smelt...
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How It Works: Gas Engines

gasengineSunday, August 20th at 11:00am The National Museum of Industrial History is excited to being a new series of tours designed to further understand of specific facets of industrial history.  The series is presented with NMIH's Historian and includes behind-the-scenes looks at special collection items, artifacts,...
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