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Step into a world where science is brought to life through interactive exhibits and explosive experiments during daily programs. Connect with the past and visit the future with groundbreaking exhibitions, larger-than-life IMAX Dome films and hands on activities that let you explore more. Plan your visit today.

Upcoming Events

Discovery Place Merit Badge Workshop: Chess August 28, 2016

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place educators to earn your Chess Merit Badge! Date: Sunday, August 28 Time: 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. Ages: 12 - 17 years Cost: $35 for one class or $55 for two classes. Includes Museum admission. To

Homeschool Day August 30, 2016
Educator Saturdays in September September 10, 2016


Spider of the Month: Get to know the trapdoor spider August 22, 2016

While rearranging plants in your yard, you may need to dig a substantial hole in an area that has not been disturbed for years and suddenly be surprised to see a large, mahogany-colored, stout-legged