PARKING UPDATE: Due to construction in our regular lot, guests of the Lancaster Science Factory are permitted to park in the lot to the rear of 454 New Holland Avenue.

Fluid Dynamics

Go with the flow!

The flow of water is a powerful thing. At our Fluid Dynamics exhibits you can try to alter its motion, use it to your advantage, or stop it all together. You can also find out how fluid dynamics work outside of the water!


Fluid Dynamics

The following are exhibits about Fluid Dynamics currently on display in the Museum:

  • Air Play
  • ¬†Wind Tube
  • Flight Zone and Airplane Launchers
  • Minimal Surfaces (Bubbles)
  • Parachute Launcher
  • Pneumatic Tubes
  • Tennis Ball Launcher
  • Thermal Zone: Conduction
  • Thermal Zone: Convection
  • Thermal Zone: Radiation
  • Turntable
  • Topographic Table
  • Water Lab (Hydroelectric Dam, Sluiceway, Valve Play, Water Mushroom, and more)