The Connecticut Science Center is open today from 10AM–5PM.

Invention Dimension

Do you have what it takes to be the next great inventor? Play with some of the coolest inventions around to find out. Who knows; maybe you’ll be inspired to create the next big thing!

  • Build to your heart’s—and brain’s—desire at our LEGO® station.
  • Race to finish a puzzle against a formidable foe: a robot!
  • Follow along—if you can!—at our Rube Goldberg-inspired chain reaction machines.
  • Try your hand at designing something new.
  • Learn about the great inventions that come from Connecticut.


  • Kaman Corporation
  • LEGO Children’s Fund
  • McCormick, Paulding & Huber, LLP
  • Purdue Pharma, L.P.
  • Shipman & Goodwin, LLP
  • Wiggin & Dana, LLP
  • The Lacher Family