SpotHero Car Garage

Vroom vroom! Check into the SpotHero Car Garage exhibit to take a trip through the wonderful world of automobiles, exploring car design, technology, and gravity.


  • Role play as a garage attendant and check in parking cars with SpotHero
  • Change the tires, charge the battery, and fix the engine of the child-sized car
  • Design and build cars to race down inclined plane ramps
  • Maneuver your car through a 3-D cityscape
  • Build your own toy car and test it on different tracks
  • Drive through the Kid Car Wash complete with flaps, rollers, and “blow-dry” air nozzles
Good to Know: 

Exhibit Type


Focused Field Trips Aligned with this Exhibit

Sensational Senses

Simple Machines

This exhibit is aligned with Illinois Early Learning & Development Standards.

Educational Benefits

  • Design and test a car
  • Identify car parts
  • Discover how simple machines work


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With 17 hands-on exhibits to explore, the Museum has everything you need for a successful field trip for children up to age 8.

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Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago strives to be equally available to guests with any level of physical, visual, auditory, or cognitive challenge. Our facility and exhibits were designed using the principles of universal design.
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