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Silly Science Sunday Egg Drop Challenge

Sunday, September 18th, 11 am-4 pm Egg Drop Challenge Competition Sponsored by:  OH WOW!®   Teams are required to purchase their own materials and build their Egg drop container prior to arrival at the competition. Objective The objective of this competition is … Continue reading


Science of Brewing – Tickets are available now | Downtown Youngstown Ohio |OH WOW!

Join us for Science of Brewing on August 12, 2022, at OH WOW! 6 PM – 9 PM. Adults-only beer, wine, and culinary experience fundraiser for OH WOW! STEM Programs. Tickets are $75 each or $400 for a group of … Continue reading


NEW Extended Hours of Operation

OH WOW! is now open Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday from 9 am-3 pm. We will no longer be closing mid-day. With these new hours, we have added an additional eight hours of exploration per week. Feel free to join … Continue reading


Celebrate 11 Years of WOW!


OH WOW!’s SPRING RAFFLE

Enter for an opportunity to win one of three WOWtastic prizes as part of OH WOW!®’s Spring Raffle. Raffle Ticket: $25 each, 5 for $50, 10 for $75 or 20 of $100.   The Kid’s Basket is packed with a … Continue reading


Ben Franklin Project

In-person – OH WOW! 15 Central Square, Youngstown, Ohio 44503  Learn to Build and Fly a Kite! Connecting Kites to Ben Franklin’s Lightning Rod Saturday, March 26th, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM ***Must register separately for each event and each … Continue reading


OH WOW! Closed Today

For Immediate Release February 19, 2022 Contact: Colleen Ruby, manager@ohwowkids.org Please share with your audience- OH WOW! is announcing that due to issues beyond our control we will be closed this weekend.  The historic McCrory building is dealing with a … Continue reading


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COVID FAQs

During your visit, you will notice new procedures including our suggestion for you to reserve your entry tickets prior to your visit, modified hours, and additional cleaning protocols to help ensure the safety of our guests and staff. We encourage … Continue reading


STEM SAKs available for classrooms and afterschool programs.

A STEM SAK (Science Activity Kit) is an “OH WOW!TM Moment” to-go that uses recycled, up-cycled, refurbished and new materials. Each STEM SAK will contain a new challenging design and build project, complete with all the materials and instructions for … Continue reading