Mad Science of Western New England at The Big E

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Customer Reviews

4 Ratings

My son did the pearl in the oyster shell and made a necklace. Loved it!
Kimberly P. · September 16, 2014

What You'll Get


The Deal

  • $13 for two kids’ science activities at The Big E ($27 value)

From Friday, September 12, to Sunday, September 28, the enthusiastic science fans from Mad Science of Western New England will staff a tent at The Big E fair and exposition, where kids learn about chemistry, paleontology, biology, and geology. Kids—each of whom get to take-home the fruits of their labors—can choose any two of the following activities, all aimed at young scientists aged four and up:

  • Making polymer slime, globules, crystals, and instant snow

  • Digging for fossils or shark teeth

  • Sluicing for gemstones

  • Finding pearls in real oysters and setting them in jewelry

  • Cracking geodes

To enter the event, participants must have tickets to The Big E itself. See here for ticket prices.

The Fine Print


Promotional value expires Sep 28, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Limit 1 per visit per family. Mad Science of Western New England will honor the Groupon purchase price toward any of this franchise's programs. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Mad Science


Beginning with two brothers, a neighborhood full of spectators, and a helium-neon laser, Mad Science today deploys entertaining educators around the world to inject hands-on science programs with an element of fun. Nearly five million children annually enjoy accessible lessons, which may take the form of a weeklong summer day program or a birthday party that explains the physics of the Earth's revolution around the guest of honor. Schools host afterschool programs every year, which may include a NASA-approved astronomy series, a Rube Goldbergian introduction to simple machines, or an exploration into the science of toys. Living up to their promise of melding education and entertainment, Mad Science's experts have teamed up with scientists of screens large and small to produce live stage shows such as Star Trek Live, CSI: Live, and Movie Magic.

By purchasing this deal you'll unlock points which can be spent on discounts and rewards. Every 5,000 points can be redeemed for $5 Off your next purchase.