Open Daily:
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Current Time:
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727 W Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 561-6100
Kentucky Science Center is open 7 days a week from 9:30AM – 5:00PM. Tickets can be purchased online.

Kentucky MakerPlace STEAM Carts

Kentucky MakerPlace STEAM Carts

Kentucky Science Center and Toyota Kentucky created two MakerPlace STEAM Carts for use in Kentucky schools. Each STEAM Cart features tools, curriculum, and resources and supplies to enhance a school’s existing STEAM education initiatives.

Teachers from selected Kentucky MakerPlace STEAM Cart schools can click the links below for access to curriculum resources, handouts, and activity photographs.

Interested in having a MakerPlace STEAM Cart at your school? Check back in Spring 2023 for our next round of applications for Kentucky schools.


Kentucky MakerPlace STEAM Carts are made possible thanks to the support of


Are you a teacher, administrator, parent or student who’s used our MakerPlace STEAM Cart? We’d love your feedback on what worked and what we could improve. Click the button below to take our survey.



Click here* for a printable version of our MakerPlace STEAM Cart curriculum.

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Student Handouts

Access to student handouts for select activities is available through the links below.


Teachers looking to enhance STEAM Cart lesson plans can find photographs of completed activities below.



Paper Coasters                                                                   Doodle Bots



Hovercraft                                                                           Build Your Own Insects



Bridge Building                                                                    Dog Prosthetics



Cardboard Mechs                                                                Balloon Cars