New Tour Now Booking Spring 2021 & Beyond!! Inquire for details: 607-272-0600 Ext 128

Leonardo's Lab

Explore the inventions, art, and ideas of the original Renaissance man, as you engage in a dozen hands-on activities. Create a ‘copter, solve math puzzles, try your hand at backward writing, make your own Mona Lisa masterpiece, and engineer towers, bridges, and simple machines. Multi-user ‘workshop tables’ allow individuals or groups to learn about Leonardo da Vinci’s many areas of interest in science and art.

  • Developed by Carnegie Science Center and produced in partnership with Sciencenter
  • Family audience; perfect for field trips
  • Size: 2,000 – 2,500 sq. ft.
  • Rental Fee: $30,000 for 3 ½ month rental
  • Shipping: 1 truck

  • Understand the ways science, technology, engineering, art, and math are applied to conceptualizing solutions.
  • Work collaboratively with others to develop and evaluate solutions to a problem.
  • Foster innovative mindsets and the ability to problem-solve.
  • Cultivate multi-disciplined thinking and comprehensive innovation.

Leonard’s Lab
Spring 2021: Available Tour Begins
Summer 2021: Available
Fall 2021: Available
Spring 2022 & Beyond: Inquire for Availability

For additional information, contact Sharon Smallwood at or (607) 272-0600 ×128.


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