Marvelous Moon

An Astronomy Event for the Whole Family!

Join us for an early evening of astronomy based fun! Participants will learn about the lunar surface, get a chance to create their own model moon base, and view the full moon through our telescopes at the new Outdoor Learning Center located on the back pavilion of the San Jose Annex.

When: Friday, October 30th, 4:30-7:30PM

Where: San Jose Annex, 519 Melody Lane, Bisbee 

Outdoor Learning Center (Back Pavilion)

Covid-19 Precautions:

  • Facemasks required

  • Social distancing enforced

  • Equipment sanitized between uses

The Minke Whale is finally coming to Bisbee!

The skeleton of this amazing creature is making its way from Maine to our very own Copper Queen Library.​

When: November 14th - 17th, 2020

Follow it's Journey: On Facebook and Instagram

Stay updated for more programs, information and call for exhibits.


Looking to provide enrichment opportunities for your children in a safe and comfortable way? The Bisbee Science Lab is proud to announce the roll out of FREE STEAM kits to the public! These monthly, themed kits will cover a wide variety of topics, and provide your children with the opportunity to explore artistic and scientific concepts in the comfort of your home! Each kit contains 4 unique experiments suitable for children ages 8-12, and will be available based on a reservation and first-come first-serve basis. During this pilot program, only 25 kits will be available per month, so register on our website to reserve yours today!


Kits will be available for pick-up:

  • Outside of the Copper Queen Library Monday-Friday 10:00-5:00

  • Outside of the San Jose Annex Monday-Friday 9:00-2:00 at 519 Melody Lane. 


Science Fridays 

Science Fridays are moving online!

Follow us on our Facebook page for more details.

Science Fridays are a weekly learning event that is free to the public and open to children K-12. Participants will be able to learn about science by performing fun and exciting hands-on science experiments. It's loads of fun so make sure to bring your children! Science Fridays are held from 1:00 - 3:00 PM at 519 Melody Lane every Friday. This event is hosted by the Bisbee Science Lab in partnership with 4-H, the National Parks Service, and the Arizona Science Center. Tickets are not required. Entry is completely free and open to the public.

*Transportation Assistance Offered*

If your child would like to attend any of our events but is unable due to transportation issues, the Bisbee Science Lab offers free bus passes to children 8+. For more information please email us at bisbeesciencelab@gmail.com


If you have any questions about the Bisbee Science Lab or any of our events, please email us at bisbeesciencelab@gmail.com

Free Bus Passes

Free bus passes are offered to kids who need transportation to the Annex or Lab for this and all other BSL programs and can be arranged for by calling 520-255-3274 or emailing bisbeesciencelab@gmail.com. Make plans to go full STEAM ahead with us this summer!

Border BioBlitz

Go to our Science Friday page to find out how you can participate in this project at home!


The Bisbee Science Lab is open and free to the public and donor-funded. Every contribution goes towards supporting  STEAM related educational activities. Make a donation today!

Make a contribution to our Campaign to bring a Minke Whale to Bisbee here.

519 Melody Lane, Bisbee, Arizona

PO Box 375, Bisbee AZ 85603



This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

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