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STEAMpunk – Nikola Tesla, at the Museum of Nature & Science 2018

The Museum of Nature & Science presents, “STEAMpunk – Tesla,” at 11:45 a.m. on Saturday, August 18. The program is free and open to the public.

Nicola Tesla was an electrical engineer and inventor most famous for creating the alternating current induction motor and the “Tesla coil.” Participants will explore Tesla’s inventions through demonstrations and hands-on activities.


“STEAMpunk” is offered monthly, highlighting the work of an historic scientist through hands on exploration. The content and activities are intended for ages 7-12.

The museum is located at 411 N. Main Street and is open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, and from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.

For additional information, visit the website at: http://las-cruces.org/museums or call (575) 522-3120.