The University of Montana spectrUM Discovery Area is Missoula's hands-on science center dedicated to inspiring a culture of learning and discovery for all. 

This Week at spectrUM


See spectrUM's Monthly Activity Calendar

This week in the Makerspace:



Celebrate Nuclear Science Week with spectrUM

Wednesday,      October 17th

Discovery Bench:      Paleontology

Celebrate Fossil Day with spectrUM,

Meet with the UM Young Minds Lab from 1-4pm.

Special Making Activity: Makey Makey,  3-5:30pm

Thursday,           October 18th

Discovery Bench:     Energy

Visit with special guests from the Clark Fork Coalition from 1-4pm for "Exploring Rivers"

Friday,                October 19th

Discovery Bench:         X-rays and Radiation

Saturday,           October 20th

Discovery Bench:       Atoms and Nano Science