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Science Lab: Thaumatropes

  • EverWonder Children's Museum 31 Pecks Lane Newtown, CT, 06470 United States (map)

We are taking a trip back to the 19th century to make thaumatropes! A thaumatrope is an optical illusion toy with a disk with a picture on each side attached to either a piece of string or a stick. When the thaumatrope is twirled quickly the images blend into one image.

Earlier Event: February 14
Valentine's Day
Later Event: February 20
Presidents' Day