NOV. 16, 2019 – JAN. 2, 2020
Take a sweet and smart look at the science behind building gingerbread houses! Expert bakers, architects, designers, and construction firms worked together to build towering sculptures to marvel at—and vote for!
Included with General Admission | Free for Members
Holiday Happenings at OMSI
Looking to keep the festive fun going all day long? After a visit to Gingerbread Adventures, make sure to check out other holiday happenings around the museum.
The Polar Express
Watch snowflakes float down and feel the train rumble when The Polar Express arrives on the largest screen in Portland! Based on the award-winning children's book, this enchanting story chronicles a young boy's extraordinary train ride to the North Pole.
How Does Cookie Crumble? 18+ Workshop
Design, build and test your own quake-proof gingerbread house. Put your tasty tower on OMSI's shake table to see if it will survive the Big One! This workshop is suggested for ages 18+. Beer and wine will be available for purchase.
How Does Cookie Crumble? All Ages Workshop
Design, build and test your own quake-proof gingerbread house. Put your tasty tower on OMSI's shake table to see if it will survive the Big One! This workshop is suggested for all ages.
NOV. 30, 2019 - JAN. 1, 2020
Give them the perfect gift (even if it’s for yourself—renewals included!) An OMSI membership means they can explore new galaxies, engage in hands-on and possibly exploding experiments, solve creative design challenges, and more—all year long, and all for the love of science.