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Let’s Play Forts

July 27, 2019, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Use your imagination to create forts, hideouts and community sculptures—all made of cardboard.

Join us for a day of design and creativity outdoors. We’re making cardboard creations with engineering and maker-inspired activities.

Community Fort-Building – Create an organic structure made of newspaper and tape. You’ll work collectively with other guests to make an original piece that evolves with each artistic addition.

Build Your Own Fort – Start with a giant cardboard box and everyday materials to construct play spaces—make a secret hideaway, a giant skyscraper or even a cozy picnic spot.

Mini Metropolis – Use your imagination with the help of other guests to design a growing cityscape. Build a city section then add it to a miniature urban planning project.


July 27, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Museum of Science and Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637 United States
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