Skip to page content
Home / Exhibitions + Events

Inventors and Innovations: Waikato Bright Sparks

2 June 2018 - 8 March 2020

People have brilliant ideas everyday but how do these ideas get transformed into something bigger and real? Inventors and Innovations: Waikato Bright Sparks examines some of our region’s problem-solving success stories through an immersive experience that will take you on a journey through time and space. Learn how bridges work then design and build your own. Power up an electric fence and find out what’s in the DNA of an innovator. This exhibition is sure to motivate the avid inventor and endless tinkerer in everyone.

Admission fee applies.

Education programmes are available for this exhibition.


Image: A page from inventor Doug Wenham’s photographic journal, mid-20th century, courtesy of Jon Wenham