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Experience Van Gogh in a Vibrant Symphony of Lights, Colors and Sounds in Van Gogh Alive April 14, 2014

CHARLOTTE - From Milan and Moscow, to Istanbul and Budapest, the globally-acclaimed exhibition Van Gogh Alive now comes to the United States east coast for the first time when it debuts at Discovery Placeon April 25. Pres… more

Discovery Place, Inc. Holds Top Spot as Most Visited Attraction in Charlotte Region for 2013 February 26, 2014

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

Everything from the Alphabet to the Locomotive Under One Roof January 21, 2014

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Discovery Place will bring audiences on an interactive journey through time to celebrate history, science, creativity and innovation through the thrilling, multi-sensory experience, 101 Inventions That Chang… more

Houston … We Have Hubble January 06, 2014

CHARLOTTE -Audiences will be transported to the far reaches of the Universe to witness up-close some of the most challenging spacewalks ever performed when Hubble opens at Discovery Place's The Charlotte Observer IMAX® Dome T… more

Discovery Place®, Inc. Announces New Leader in the New Year December 10, 2013

CHARLOTTE, NC -- Discovery Place, Inc. today announced the appointment of Catherine Wilson Horne as the organization's new president & CEO, following an extensive national search led by the Museum's Board of Trustees. Horne … more

Discovery Place Brings Van Gogh to Life in World-renowned Experience November 22, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Fitting for one of the world's greatest artists whose masterpieces blazed an exciting new trail for modern art, Van Gogh Alive breaks through all preconceived ideas of a traditional museum visit. The new exp… more

Groundbreaking, Multi-sensory Experience Coming to Discovery Place November 22, 2013

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Discovery Place will bring the interaction of history, science, creativity and innovation into sharp focus for visitors with a thrilling, multi-sensory experience, 101 Inventions That Changed The World, comi… more

Discovery Place Unveils Fantastic Fun for Fall September 27, 2013

The seasons are changing and so is Discovery Place! The Museum welcomes the autumn season with some fantastic new fun for visitors of all ages. Discovery Place reopens Fantastic Frogs on October 5. This hit exhibition … more

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