In honor of the bicentennial celebration, COSI is hosting a 200Columbus Family Weekend that you won't want to miss! Head to the science center on Saturday, Feb. 11 or Sunday, Feb. 12 and learn what Columbus was like when the city began 200 years ago. Kids can partake in fun historical activities, including crafts and games. There will also be special appearances by actors dressed in costumes from the early 1800s.

For an additional $5 per person, check out the Electricity in Progress Family Workshop. The hour-long program starts at 2 p.m. on Saturday and lets you explore electricity and circuits.

The 200Columbus Family Weekend activities run from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on Saturday and 1-4:30 p.m. on Sunday. General admission prices begin at $9.75 for children and $14.75 for adults. Visit for more information.

-Heather Weekley