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The Instrument That Rocked The World Is About To Rock Charlotte May 14, 2015

CHARLOTTE - Rock on, Charlotte! Discovery Place takes center stage to explore the science, sound, history and cultural impact of one the most enduring American icons - the guitar -- in the new exhibition Guitar: The Instrumen… more

Six Ways to have a Magical Spring Break at Discovery Place March 31, 2015

Whether there's April showers or spring sunshine, Discovery Place is the ultimate Spring Break stop, come rain or shine. See what fresh events and activities are blooming at Discovery Place all week long. From up close encou… more

Discovery Place, Inc. Ranks #1 Attraction in Charlotte March 03, 2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - For the fifth consecutive year, Discovery Place, Inc. was ranked the most visited museum and historic attraction in the Charlotte region in an annual survey released by Carolina Publishing Associates. Discov… more

How Did They Do That? February 13, 2015

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Is your mind playing tricks on you, or is it all just smoke and mirrors? On Friday, February 20, grab your friends for Discovery Place's adults-only event, Science on the Rocks: Smoke & Mirrors, featuring th… more

Will You Be Fooled? February 02, 2015

CHARLOTTE- Do you believe your eyes? Can you trust your senses? Is anything really as it seems? These are just some of the questions posed by ILLUSION: Nothing Is As It Seems, the mind-bending new exhibition making its east c… more

Ring in the New Year with a ROAR December 23, 2014

Discovery Place invites your family to travel back in time to the age of the dinosaurs to embark on an expedition of adventure, imagination and exploration. Check out these top 5 ways to have a DINO-mite New Year at Discovery… more

Science for All People December 15, 2014

CHARLOTTE - Discovery Place, Inc. announced today the launch of Welcome, a new program that provides low-cost access to families with EBT or WIC cards. Welcome will reduce the cost of admission to $1 per person for familie… more

Melt Away the Winter Blues with Discovery Place Winter Break Camps November 19, 2014

CHARLOTTE - With more options than ever before, Winter Break Camps are back at Discovery Place. Campers in grades K-3 can join us for an individual day or a whole week of fun. Whether you want to go back in time to days of th… more

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Fantastic Frogs

Meet remarkable live frogs from all over the world whose unique "superpowers" have adapted over time… Learn More

World Alive

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