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Tangram Wall

Explore colors, shapes and puzzles.

Tangram Wall

Colorful shapes build a colorful – and community-made – puzzle! Work together to build one specific shape or imaginative creature using the colorful pieces on this fun magnetic wall! The Tangram Wall is located on the First Floor across from the Guest Services Station.


What You'll Do & Learn

What You'll Do: 

  • Use colorful shapes to build a bigger shape or imaginative creature.
  • Work alone or together to create something unique.

What You'll Learn:

  • Collaboration
  • Critical Thinking 
  • Problem Solving

Play Tips:

Play Tips:

  • Explore this activity at various points throughout your visit and see how the wall has changed.
  • Ask children questions as they create. How could they use a triangle to make a circle? What can they make using a square and a triangle together? 
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