Field Trips

Imagineering: Audio-Animatronics® and Robotics

Ages
Grades 6‑12
Date
Mon, Wed, Thu & Fri | 10am–noon & 1–3pm
Cost
$10 student, $12 adult
Location
Learning Center

In the galleries, students learn the history of Audio-Animatronics®technology, first invented by WED Enterprises during the early 1960s. During this hands-on team workshop, students become Imagineers and are challenged to navigate Sphero SPRK robots using block computer programming.

 

Registration for the 2019–2020 academic year is now open. Please email schoolexperience@wdfmuseum.org if you have any questions.

Other Programs

  • Benefitting from embedded digital media content, this walk-through the museum brings Walt’s inspirational message to life. Classes learn about his early failures, the art of animation, storytelling principles, and the technological innovations that made classics like Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) possible.
    Mon, Wed, Thu, & Fri