Buy Tickets Blog About Us Membership Support Us
The Museum will be closed Thursday, September 29, for a private event.
Your partner in education

From inquiry-based hands-on state-of-the-art labs to live animals and ever-changing exhibitions, Discovery Place engages minds and ignites wonder during an unparalleled learning experience.

Scientific thought and understanding changes continuously and Discovery Place is here to help you make sense of the latest developments.

Science learning is an individual process that builds on past experiences in the world and our programs try to make science personal for everyone. With special limited engagement exhibitions and the first of the Museum’s new groundbreaking exhibits, Discovery Place is an ever-changing experience in exploration and innovation.

Field Trips and On-Site Classes

Enjoy a day at Discovery Place and bring the world of science to life for your students. With special featured exhibitions and the first of the Museum’s new proprietary exhibits, Discovery Place is an ever-changing experience in exploration and innovation.

Register for a class with a trained Discovery Place educator at the Museum. Classes may include live animals, creative experiments, hands-on construction, crafts and more. Plus, check out the new classes in the Museum’s brand-new hands-on labs, featuring inquiry-based learning activities.

Learn more about Field Trips and Classes

Let Discovery Place come to you! From action-packed assembly programs to interactive presentations for classes and afterschool clubs, ScienceReach educators can bring wonder right to your location.

Learn more about ScienceReach
Homeschool Programs

Homeschool programs provide homeschool families with exciting and engaging science classes offered monthly in our state-of-the-art labs and classrooms.

Learn more about Homeschool Programs
Summer Camps

Discovery Place summer camps offer learning and fun for all ages, all summer, all over town. Available at locations throughout Charlotte, kids will enjoy a sizzling summer adventure exploring color, chemistry and other cool stuff.

Learn more about Summer Camps
Discovery Place Education Studio

Discovery Place Education Studio is a professional development program serving pre K-12 educators and administrators from schools, museums, science centers, zoos and aquariums. Uniquely located adjacent to Discovery Place in the Bank of America STEM Center for Career Development, the Education Studio provides ongoing and personalized opportunities for educator development.

Learn more about the Education Studio

More Information

Book a program or get more information 704.372.6261 x300