It’s Electric brings the science and history of electricity to life through an introduction to the types and uses of electricity.
Visit interactive stations to
- Become a human battery
- Operate a telegraph using Morse code
- Handle a plasma tube
- Discover if you are attracted to magnets
- And more
Illuminate your mind further as you learn about the backgrounds of electricity innovators who have impacted our daily lives.
The star of It’s Electric. Whether you’ve never seen a Tesla coil in action or if you’ve seen it several times, you can’t miss this spectacle. Watch as this complex mechanism transmits electricity wirelessly, through the air, creating a breathtaking burst of electric current.
Check with staff the day of your visit for show times.
This exhibition is generously funded by The Kiwanis Club of San Diego and the San Diego Kiwanis Club Foundation.