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Discovery Place KIDS-Rockingham features developmentally-appropriate experiences that encourage imagination, curiosity and skill-building. By exploring the theme I CAN, the Museum allows children from birth to age ten to role play, test new ideas, learn how to get along with others and build confidence. Explore the interactive map to get a look inside the Museum and see all the opportunities for your child to learn through play.

I CAN Be Anything

Young imaginations will be set ablaze by I CAN Be Anything, designed to let children role play the careers they see adults in every day such as firefighter, veterinarian, cook, actor, mechanic or farmer. Throughout,…

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I CAN Be Healthy

I CAN Be Healthy celebrates a healthy, active lifestyle and encourages young visitors to get moving. The theme area showcases the outdoors as an unstructured play environment that is good for the mind, body and…

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I CAN Grow

Designed for the littlest visitors, I CAN Grow helps stimulate the brains and bodies of children birth to 36 months as they begin to develop curiosity, take risks, become persistent, imagine and explore. This theme…

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I CAN Imagine

I CAN Imagine celebrates playful, open-ended discovery and imaginative ideas. Using water, air, blocks and recycled materials, young visitors stretch their minds to innovate, communicate, generate and celebrate. Guests can experiment with sinking, floating, flow…

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I CAN Wonder Why

Visitors explore and experiment, inquire and discover, test and uncover all while building an understanding of the relevance of science to everyday life. Exhibits in I CAN Wonder Why prompt a reaction of “Wow!” followed…

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