See The Latest From The Mind Museum : The Science Circus

Posted on Oct 21 2016 - 1:02pm by Lanie

Science Circus: Step Right Up! is the latest traveling exhibition of The Mind Museum, showcasing the amusing, the peculiar, and the extraordinary in our everyday experiences, in the form of interactive exhibits that deceive the senses and boggle the mind. Be ready to #EnterTheScienceCircus this coming October 28, 2016!

Note* – The photos below are not the actual circus areas but a sneak peek of the upcoming exhibition.

1. Science Circus entrance

While the nearly 250-year history of the circus abounds with awe-inspiring demonstrations of physical skill – such as high-flying aerial artists, to death-defying daredevils – the Science Circus challenges our traditional notions of a circus by focusing on the mind’s “acrobatic” perceptual tricks.

As the guests enter the exhibition, they are welcomed by a festive, colorful façade which sets the tone for the sights and sounds they are about to experience. These interactive exhibits are displayed simultaneously in three adjacent Rings. Guests can go in any of the Rings in the order they please.

3. Inside Science Circus

Ring One, or Deception Perception is a menagerie of exhibits that will prompt you to question whether to see is to believe. Can you always trust your senses? Is what you see as real as it seems? Can your brain produce motion where there is none? Your first venture into the Circus will unveil the “blindness” of your mind’s eye.

2. Inside Science Circus

Ring Two highlights Pieces of Incredible Engineering, where guests can engage their minds in puzzles and relish how math and art come together. This central area is animated by simple machines, and engages guests in activities that evoke their inner engineer.

4. Automaton Circus performers_1

Last but not least, Ring Three is Encounters with the Masters, where guests can interact with and learn the secrets of the Masters of Illusion. They can take on the challenges posed by each Master, and discover how our brains can be ensnared by smoke and mirrors.

The Science Circus: Step Right Up! exhibition vividly illustrates how our everyday experiences are full of delightful secrets that we can uncover, to discover more about ourselves and the world around us.


 *The Mind Museum’s traveling exhibition Science Circus will be on display in the Museum for a limited run, until January 31, 2017 only. The exhibition aims to travel to cities and provinces around the country as part of The Mind Museum’s mission to bring science closer to the general public.

Entrance Fees:

Science Circus* only                                  The Mind Museum (3-hour tour) + Science Circus*

P200 / head                                                  Adults                                                P750

-Adult or Child                                             Child/Student (up to college)     P650

Kids below two feet are Free.

*Enjoy Science Circus exhibition for 90 minutes choosing from these timeslots:

9am-1030am  |  1030am-12nn  |  12nn-130pm  |  130pm-3pm  |  3pm-430pm  |  430pm-6pm

Limited capacity. Guests are welcomed on a first come, first served basis.

The Mind Museum Operating Hours

9:00am – 6:00pm, Tuesdays to Sundays.

CLOSED on Mondays.




From October 25-31, 2016, avail of The Mind Museum ALL DAY PASS + Science Circus* tickets

at P1,500 for 3 persons!

Purchase online at,

or from The Mind Museum Ticket Booth.

Special priced tickets are valid for use October 28, 2016 – January 31, 2017.

The Mind Museum will be open on Oct. 31, Monday, and closed on Nov. 1, Tuesday

to give way to the holiday.


For more information or for interested parties who would want to host this exhibition, please contact:

Email:  [email protected]


Facebook/ Twitter/ Instagram: themindmuseum

29 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. Michi2016/10/24 at 1:54 am - Reply

    Oh, I hope we can visit this Science Circus, hindi na kami nakaabot sa Dino Play.

  2. Roby2016/10/24 at 4:49 am - Reply

    wow! this looks like so much fun. wish deus was a bit older so we can go to this. i’m afraid that he might not be able to appreciate this now.

  3. Above Precious Rubies2016/10/24 at 9:46 am - Reply

    3 days to go and it’s The Science Circus already! yaay!

  4. Liz A2016/10/24 at 6:13 pm - Reply

    I’m excited to bring the little boy to the circus. Not sure if he will appreciate it at his age though but I know he will have fun.

  5. Gracie2016/10/24 at 6:21 pm - Reply

    This is a perfect activity for family day especially for moms with bigger kids. What a great way to introduce science to kids 🙂

  6. Michelle2016/10/25 at 11:53 am - Reply

    I’ve never been to The Mind Museum. Last MBP
    s Halloween Party sana, but the husband got sick huhu. Anyway, there’s always a next time. My son will surely enjoy The Science Circus when we have the chance to visit na. 😀

  7. Gilian2016/10/25 at 12:44 pm - Reply

    Mind museum is one of those places I’d love my kids to go to. 🙂 Seeing places in the Philippines for kids makes me want to have a vacation right away. 🙂

  8. juvy ann2016/10/25 at 10:28 pm - Reply

    My boys love touring museums and The Mind Museum is one of their personal favorites. We went to their DinoPlay exhibit and my youngest had so much fan playing dino. I am sure he will love this exhibit as well.

  9. Chessy2016/10/26 at 1:41 am - Reply

    My son has been asking about circus and magic shows so this will be a great place to bring him this sembreak!

  10. Nerisa2016/10/26 at 3:21 am - Reply

    This is a nice exhibit that kids can learn a lot.

  11. Mommy Queenelizabeth2016/10/26 at 3:56 am - Reply

    Wow! This is fun! Would love to bring my kids there! 🙂 will put this on schedule!

  12. Alaine2016/10/27 at 9:55 pm - Reply

    I think it was 2014 when I first visited The Mind Museum. Would love to come back with my nieces!

  13. Cheryl F2016/10/28 at 2:57 am - Reply

    This is a great exhibit. Hoping they’ll have this still when my son is a little older na. Kids will surely learn a lot.

  14. Maria Teresa Figuerres2016/10/28 at 4:47 am - Reply

    The Science Circus is definitely a good addition to the Mind Museum. My son would love to see this.

  15. Janice2016/10/28 at 12:56 pm - Reply

    Our entire family had a great time at Dino Play at the Mind Museum. I’m sure the Science Circus will be just as fun too. Can’t wait to visit it soon! 🙂

  16. Celerhina Aubrey2016/10/30 at 3:13 am - Reply

    Looks like a fun place for the kiddos. Must. Check. Out. Soon.

  17. momshoutout2016/10/30 at 5:19 am - Reply

    such a fun learning exhibit for kiddos and at heart

  18. Maan2016/10/30 at 1:44 pm - Reply

    The Science Circus concept is so smart, what a great way to show kids the fun side of science! I wish we can visit Mind Museum soon!

  19. Edel2016/10/31 at 5:24 am - Reply

    We haven’t visited Mind Museum for more than a year now. I’m sure there’s a lot of changes and added attractions, too.

  20. Berlin2016/10/31 at 11:43 am - Reply

    I am looking.forwArd to visit The Mind Museum’s Science Circus. It is something which definitely my boys would love and appreciate. This mom would surely be in awe as well.

  21. Nhessie2016/10/31 at 4:55 pm - Reply

    im hoping we can find the time to drop by, the dino play tix i won expired lang, so sad. kelangan ko ito ipencil in sa planner ko! nice! thanks for sharing!

  22. Shalene R | PurplePieces.com2016/11/01 at 7:55 am - Reply

    We went to Dino Play, and now ito naman! Looks super fun! 🙂

  23. Rowena Wendy Lei2016/11/02 at 2:23 am - Reply

    I’m glad they’re continuously adding new things to the Mind Museum to shake things up.

  24. Mommy Anna2016/11/02 at 4:45 am - Reply

    will definitely visit this one

  25. Teresa Martinez2016/11/07 at 1:02 am - Reply

    My children will be asking to go to Mind Museum again once they see this.

  26. Ma.Me.Mi.Mommy2016/11/07 at 12:37 pm - Reply

    I haven’t visited the Mind Museum since a long long time ago. I’d bring the kids there when they’re a bit older.

  27. Peachy @ The Peach Kitchen2016/11/10 at 8:14 pm - Reply

    We should visit The Mind Museum soon!

  28. Angel Caronongan-Enero2016/11/14 at 1:00 pm - Reply

    I want to visit Mind Museum with my toddler but I guess she’s too young for that. Can’t wait for her to turn 4 and explore science together. I want her to learn while having fun.

  29. Louisa2016/11/18 at 2:32 am - Reply

    We went to the Science Circus and it was definitely worth the visit. Even my teens enjoyed it!

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