WonderWorks Orlando is an extraordinary and educational attraction that offers an immersive and interactive experience for visitors of all ages. Housed within an upside-down building, this unique venue is divided into various zones, each offering a distinct and captivating exploration of science, natural disasters, art, music, and imagination.
Extreme Weather Zone:
Earthquake Cafe: Step into the Earthquake Cafe to learn about the experience of earthquakes and how they are rated. Relive the power of a magnitude 5.3 earthquake that struck the San Francisco Bay Area in 1989. Must be at least 36″ tall to ride.
Hurricane Shack: Experience the force of a category 1 hurricane in the Hurricane Shack. Learn about the science behind these powerful storms, including their low-pressure centers, thunderstorms, and powerful winds.
How Cold Is It?: Delve into the chilling history of the Titanic disaster and explore the freezing properties of sea water. Test your endurance by placing your hand in icy 28°F water.
Physical Challenge Zone:
Bubble Lab: Engage in bubble-filled fun at the Bubble Lab, where you can create basketball-sized bubbles, blow bubbles through bubble sheets, and even make bubbles large enough to step inside. Discover the science behind the colors and patterns in bubbles.
Pulley Power: Experience the mechanical advantage of pulleys by pulling yourself up on a chair with multiple pulleys. Learn how pulleys make lifting heavy objects easier and how they change the direction of force.
Space Discovery Zone:
Space Suit: Explore a life-size replica of an Extravehicular Activity (EVA) suit that astronauts wear when working outside their spacecraft. Learn about the vital functions these suits perform to protect astronauts in the harsh environment of space.
Astronaut Training Challenge: Take a spin on the 2-person gyroscope to simulate the effects of outer space on the human body. Feel weightlessness and experience the rolls and tumbles that astronauts encounter during their space missions.
Mercury Capsule: Climb into a replica of a Project Mercury capsule, which was designed for one crew member. Get a sense of the confined space and the many levers, fuses, and switches astronauts had to manage.
At the Wonder Coasters, you can choose your dream roller coaster adventure and experience the thrill of a 360° pitch and roll motion virtual ride. If you prefer, explore the depths of the ocean in a virtual submarine adventure.
Light & Sound Zone:
Recollections: Dance and create colorful shadows on the screen as your movements multiply into different colors and patterns. Your every move is mirrored and multiplied in vibrant colors as you groove to the music.
Strike A Pose: Discover the secret behind creating your shadow image. Pose in front of the wall, and when the flash appears, observe how your image on the wall is affected by the light-absorbing capabilities of your body.
Giant Piano: Jump from key to key on the giant piano to create music with your feet. Experience the joy of making music in a unique and playful way.
Wonder Brite: Let your creativity shine in the gigantic Lite-Brite exhibit. Rearrange the colored pegs to create beautiful glowing masterpieces. Use your imagination to design your own creations, from animals to cars and flowers.
Dig It Sandbox: Interact with an augmented reality sandbox, allowing you to shape your own landscape. Dig ocean trenches, build mountains, or create safari flatlands while the elements respond to your every move.
Gear Works: Explore the world of gears and their role in machines. Arrange gears of different sizes and see how they interact. The more pulleys involved, the lighter the weight feels, demonstrating mechanical advantage.
4D XD Motion Theater:
Experience thrilling adventures in the 4D XD Motion Theater, where 3D films are combined with special effects and full motion seating. This immersive experience takes you on a journey through various imaginative lands with featured movies like “Dino Safari,” “Canyon Coaster,” and “Wild West Mine.”
Orlando Ropes Course:
Challenge yourself at the Indoor Ropes Course, where you’ll conquer over 20 obstacles, including suspension bridges and swinging beams. This glow-in-the-dark adventure accommodates participants of all skill levels, offering a sense of accomplishment and building confidence.
Laser Tag Orlando:
Strap on your vests and prepare for an exhilarating game of laser tag. Navigate through a blacklit maze and outplay your opponents in this fast-paced battle. Laser Tag combines cutting-edge technology to provide a unique interactive experience for participants.
WonderWorks Orlando is a hub of education, entertainment, and exploration, making it a must-visit attraction for individuals and families alike.