Programs + Education

EMP seeks to inspire all of our audiences by providing unique and engaging resources and experiences.

Community Access Program

Community Access Program

EMP’s Community Access program enables individuals experiencing financial, physical, or social barriers to visit the museum. The museum serves regional residents by opening its doors to all who might benefit from EMP’s rich educational and cultural resources. more

Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival


EMP and SIFF's annual Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Film Festival, now in its 11th year, brings together industry professionals and filmmakers encouraging new, creative additions to science fiction, fantasy, and horror cinematic arts. more

Educational Resources

Educational Resources

Online or on-site, EMP provides teachers with the resources they need. EMP offers a variety of resources for educators including lesson plans, gallery guides, workshops at the museum and in schools, and Professional Development Day. more

Youth Advisory Board

Youth Advisory Board members actively contribute to EMP events and exhibit openings, and influence teen programming at EMP by collaborating with local musicians, artists, and community groups and promoting teen programs such as Sound Off! more