About the Thinkery

The Thinkery is an evolution of Austin Children’s Museum. It’s Austin’s sparkling new home for “why” and “how.” A place where science and families play side by side. Where people connect with ideas by doing, making and experiencing. It’s a foundry for a new generation of innovators and creative problem solvers. And it’s a heck of a good time.



Volunteen post: Make a Shoebox Organizer!

Volunteen is our youth volunteer and employment readiness program offering opportunities for teenagers to engage in fun and meaningful work at the Thinkery preparing them…


You are never too old for Camp!

This summer over 90 volunteers contributed over 1,100 hours, to help out at over 55 Thinkery summer camps.  In addition…


A Day in the Life of a Thinkery Intern

As the summer social media intern for The Thinkery, I was expecting to spend some quality time on twitter and…

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