A unique feature at The Works Museum, our Design Lab features projects and engineering design challenges you can do at your own pace. Experiment and explore to your heart’s content! Current challenges:

Marble Roller Coaster

Design and build tracks for your marble to loop-de-loop, curve around, shoot through a tunnel, and land in a can.

Jingle Jars

Discover magnets in this beautiful exploration.


Take home a mobile that you create using nuts and bolts that appear to defy gravity.

Shish Ka-ball

How many sticks can you remove from the structure before all the balls come tumbling down around you?



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