Thomas & Friends Explore The Rails
Climb Aboard Your Most Imaginative Adventure Yet!
All Aboard! January 24, 2015 – May 10, 2015
Extended by popular demand! Thomas is now open until May 10th!
Hop on board and discover the engineer within! Travel to the Island of Sodor where imaginations charge full steam ahead in Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails, a hands-on STEM exhibit based on the adventures of everyone’s favorite blue engine, Thomas, his engine friends and the Island of Sodor’s iconic locations: Knapford Station, Sodor Steamworks and much more. Help Thomas and his friends solve a variety of challenges, from simple sorting and shape identification to more complex engineering obstacles.
Exhibit Activities Include:
- Climb inside Thomas’ cab to explore the engine’s inner workings
- Remove and replace parts to fix Percy’s wobbly wheel
- Load Percy’s coal box and water so he can deliver the mail
- Suit up as the conductor and sell tickets to ride the train
- Load and sort luggage and freight into train cars
- Explore the history of Thomas & Friends through books, TV show clips and toys
- Plan and build navigation routes to favorite destinations on the gigantic Island of Sodor train table
© 2014 Gullane (Thomas) Limited. Thomas & Friends™: Explore the Rails! was created by Minnesota Children’s Museum, presented by Fisher-Price and sponsored by 3M.