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Dora and Diego — Let's Explore!

Dora and Diego - Let's Explore

Get ready to explore with Dora and Diego in Dora and Diego — Let’s Explore!

Beloved characters Dora and Diego from Nickelodeon’s hit series Dora the Explorer and Go, Diego, Go!, along with their friends Boots, Map, Backpack, Isa, Tico, and of course Swiper, are now in their own exhibit for your family to explore, learn, and play along.

Run, jump, crawl, and climb on an exciting adventure through Dora and Diego’s worlds. There’s so much to discover! Set sail on the Pirate Piggies Ship, ride a rocket to the Purple Planet, find your way through the Rainforest Maze, and more. Go on adventures with your favorite characters while learning how to solve problems, be a good friend, and care for animals and the environment. And don’t forget to take a photo with Dora and Boots and Diego and Baby Jaguar!

Be sure to bring your little explorer to play along with Dora, Diego, and their friends so they too can say “We did it!” Ready? ¡Vámonos!

Highlights include:

  • child on Purple Planet slide

    The Purple Planet

    Visit the Purple Planet with Dora and Boots! Climb inside an out-of-this-world Purple Planet home and slide down on the surface of the Purple Planet.

  • caregiver and child in rocket ship

    Rocket Ship

    Dora’s outer-space friends want to go back to the Purple Planet and need help getting there. Grab a spacesuit, pilot the ship, and test your memory with images of colorful planets as you help Dora and Boots take their outer-space friends home.

  • child making constellations


    On the way to the Purple Planet, Dora and Boots encounter some interesting star groupings. Help them identify the patterns made out of stars by inserting star shapes to light up a constellation.

  • Child in garden

    Isa’s Flowery Garden

    Dora’s friend Isa the Iguana knows how to take care of flowers, plants, and animals. Tour Isa’s Garden to pick flowers, interact with bird, butterfly, and insect puppets, and pretend-fly with bird and butterfly wings. Even your littlest explorer will enjoy smelling the flowery scents and picking soft-fabric posies.

  • Child in Tico's car

    Tico’s Tree and Car

    Dora is a good friend to Tico the squirrel and you can be a good friend to Tico too! He needs help picking nuts from the tree for a family picnic. Play along with Swiper to swipe the nuts and watch as they shoot up and over to fill Tico’s basket. Then, help Tico fill up his car with nuts so he can begin his journey.

  • child in pirate ship

    Pirate Ship

    Join the Pirate Piggies crew in the Pirate Ship and dress like a pirate to pretend-play along sailing the ship and divvying up the treasure. Raise and lower the Pirate Piggies’ flag, look through the telescopes to spot the treasure chest, and then divvy up the coins into the Pirate Piggies’ banks to help them share the treasure.

  • children in animal rescue center

    Animal Rescue Center

    You can be an animal rescuer, just like Diego! Help diagnose and address the rainforest animals' problems from the Scanner bed, bandage and apply cold packs at the First-Aid Station, and bathe stuffed animals at the Care Station.

  • child in maze

    Rainforest Maze

    Explore the rainforest to locate cool, elusive rainforest animals. Swing across the Bobo Brothers’ monkey bars, crawl through a fallen tree, climb across Jaguar Mountain, and jump or hop across the River Rocks.

Produced by The Children's Museum of Indianapolis in cooperation with Nickelodeon, the Dora and Diego — Let's Explore! exhibit is presented by the Anthem Foundation. Locally sponsored by Rose Pest Solutions.

©2018 Viacom International Inc. All rights reserved. Nickelodeon, Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go! And all related titles, logos, and characters are trademarks of Viacom International Inc.

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