Explore how innovation shaped our region and changed the world. Through interactive exhibits, community and educational programs, and first-person insights from leading innovators, discover Seattle's role as a nexus of big ideas and new directions - and ignite the innovator within! Generously supported by Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos, this is the place to discover the past and future of creativity and invention in our region.
What does innovation look like? Who innovates, where does it happen, and how do great ideas evolve? To find out more, tackle a challenge in the Idea Lab, discover a Seattle-made invention in the Patent Tree, and check out cutting-edge concepts in What's Next. Through lectures, special programs and changing displays, Seattle innovators will share their latest projects and invite you to take a look at the future as it unfolds.
Fall 2014: Celebrate Innovation!
This fall, MOHAI celebrates the anniversary of the opening of the Bezos Center with special programs, exciting parternships, and a new exhibit.
NEW ON DISPLAY: What's Next in Global Health
Explore how a team of local innovators devised new ways of getting vaccines to children in remotes areas of the globe, using pioneering technology. Click here to learn more about this exciting new technology, and about its journey to being showcased at MOHAI!
Seattle AntiFreeze: Seattle Startups
Thursday, November 13, 6 pm, free program
Join Seattle-based technology news site GeekWire for an evening of networking, and discover how Seattle has become a hub of innovative startup companies that are changing how we see the world.
The Seattle Ten
For the second year, MOHAI partners with GeekWire to present The Seattle Ten - a collection of history-making local start-up companies.
Bring Your Young Innovator to MOHAI
On your next visit to MOHAI, check out an Innovation Pack at the admission desk and turn your visit into an innovation journey! Innovation Packs are suitable for children ages 3 to 7.
Sketch Your Invention
Have a good idea? Look for special Bezos Center napkins around Seattle (or find one at MOHAI!). Sketch your idea on the napkin and submit it to MOHAI for a chance to win prizes.
Find and Share Innovation Near You!
Innovation doesn't just happen in a lab, in an office building, or in front of a computer - it's all around us, especially in a place like Seattle! If you know of a place where people in any field - art, sports, theater, philanthropy, and more - are taking risks, collaborating with others, and making great things happen, MOHAI wants to hear about it! Keep checking back in to learn more about who's making, sharing, and doing in our region.
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