Infinite Worlds of Science Fiction

Take an intergalactic journey as you explore a showcase of iconic sci-fi artifacts.

  1. This Martian-native is one of the many otherworldly creatures found inside the gallery, where visitors can explore a vast network of planets through self-guided tours—or boldly venture out on their own deep-space expedition.

    Pictured: Alien stop-motion animation figure from Mars Attacks! (1996).

    Photo by Brady Harvey.

  2. The mysterious ship’s treasure trove of artifacts is sure to delight even the pickiest space traveler, including items from Blade Runner, Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica, The Fifth Element, Dune, Galaxy Quest, Terminator 2, and many others.

    Photo by Brady Harvey.

  3. Pilot your own expedition in this interactive scout ship, discover new worlds, and commemorate your journey with a spacey photo from inside the cockpit!

    Photo by Brady Harvey.

  4. Discover a vast array of science fiction's unique tools, gadgets, and devices inside the gallery, including a proton pack from the 1984 classic Ghostbusters.

    Photo by Brady Harvey.

Packed with more than 150 artifacts from iconic films and television shows, Infinite Worlds of Science Fiction invites you to experience the incredible range of storytelling found in science fiction: from Star Trek to H.G. Wells' The War of the Worlds, from big-budget Men in Black to the Philip K. Dick-inspired Blade Runner to the recent Battlestar Galactica series.

Within a dynamic and immersive space, this interactive spacecraft will encourage visitors to embark on their own space adventure, discover new alien civilizations, scout for new worlds to explore from the ship’s cockpit, and investigate numerous alternate universes. What secrets will you unearth?

Infinite Worlds of Science Fiction is included with museum admission and is free for MoPOP members.

This project was supported, in part, by an award from 4Culture.