Museum Stories

Museum Moment: Ana Bentancur, Museum Education Assistant

When did you start working at the i.d.e.a. Museum and what is your role here? I started in April 2009, so I’ve been here 10 years! I started as a Gallery Educator and, since 2011, I’ve been one of the Museum Education Assistants. Share some of your responsibilities in...

Museum Moment: The Marouk Family

How has the idea Museum directly impacted you and your family? The Museum has allowed us to not only make new experience and memories with one another, but it has also opened up my children's minds to more family discussions. For example, we made a UFO craft at the...

Museum Moment: The Lvova Family

How has the i.d.e.a. Museum directly impacted you and your family? The i.d.e.a. Museum has been a creative, safe, and educational place for us to visit. It has something for each member of the family. I also appreciate the snack room - many museums do not have a place...

Museum Moment: The Fernicola Family

How often do you visit the museum? During the summer, we visited quite often due to the Military Family special. What is your favorite i.d.e.a. Museum exhibition? My kids really enjoy playing in the Cafe, Library and Veterinary Clinic in ArtVille and they really love...


i.d.e.a. Museum
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Mesa, AZ 85201



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Free for members and those under age 1

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