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Kitchen Crystals: Rock Candy

Crystals are usually shiny minerals like quartz and amethyst, but table salt, white sugar, and even the ice that forms on the sides of the freezer are also crystals. In this experiment, use granulated sugar to grow crystals that you can eat!

Kitchen Crystals: Rock Candy Activity Sheet

Make Rock Candy and Learn Kitchen Chemistry Video

Kitchen Crystals: Rock Candy was part of our Week 5 Theme: Kitchen Chemistry. What other projects from this theme did you participate in?

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Getting Here

We are located on Milwaukee’s lakefront with easy access on and off of the expressway.

500 N Harbor Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Get Directions
Adults $20
Child (3-17) $16
Child 2 & Under $Free
Senior (60+) $16
College Student* $14
Military Active and Veterans* $14
Military* Active Duty & Veterans $14

*Valid ID Required.

Prices are subject to change. Click HERE to buy tickets and for important information you need to know before visiting. 

Current Hours

Wednesday-Sunday: 9am-4pm
Tues-Fri -
Sat & Sun -
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