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The Science Behind Pixar

This event has already taken place.Saturdays and Sundays, 10 am – 5 pm, Wednesdays – Fridays, 10 am – 4 pm, through May 5;
$10 plus museum admission: $25.99-$32.99

In The Science Behind Pixar, you’ll explore the science and technology that artists and computer scientists use to create your favorite animated characters and award-winning films. Step inside this massive, 10,000-sq-ft exhibition, where you’ll discover the key steps in Pixar’s filmmaking process—guided by the creative geniuses behind it all. Make your own short film, featuring the famous Pixar table lamp, at the stop-motion station. Create a robot friend for WALL·E at an animation station. Design a new movie set using props from Monsters University. Learn what animation rendering is, then practice it by rendering a scene from Inside Out. The exhibition includes more than 50 interactive experiences as well as photo opportunities with Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode, and more!

Hours may change based on holidays and events, please see website for any updates.


222 Jersey City Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07305 United States