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Egg Drop Challenge!

Eggs will be dropped from the roof of the Museum! Can you build a vessel to protect your egg? Eggs provided! Open to the first 200 participants. Come join in the fun!egg-drop

Sunday, August 13 (Weather Permitting)
Noon-2p Egg Vessel Assembly
2p Egg Drop Begins
(10 eggs dropped at a time)

Complete Rules:

All children under 12 must have adult supervision

Assemble egg containers between 12-2p on Museum lawn.

Starting at 2p, Museum staff will drop egg vessels from roof on the south side of Museum.

Museum will have limited materials, but we encourage you to bring your own to ensure proper supplies. If bringing your own materials they must be unassembled.

Museum will provide eggs.

Vessel must be constructed on Museum property.

One egg per person

Cannot bring your own egg

Total vessel cannot exceed 10 inches in diameter

Approved Materials:
newspaper, cardboard, tape, plastic food containers, cotton balls, paper towels, napkins, toilet paper, plastic wrap, sponges, Ziploc bags, grocery bags, packing peanuts, bubble wrap, balloons, empty Kool-Aid packaging, scissors, clothing, and fabric.

Prohibited Materials:
food (including eggs), liquids, glass

The Museum maintains the right to refuse any material not on the approved list.

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