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Event - Everyone Is Invited

Homeschool Day Everyone Is Invited

August 25, 2015, All Day Discovery Place

Homeschool families, come enjoy discounted admission and a chance to check out our newest special limited engagement exhibition and an IMAX film of your choice.

GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World explores the science, history and cultural impact of the world's most popular instrument. Explore a gallery of rare and remarkable instruments and then experiment with the science of sound using fun playables and interactives. Kids can even rock out with real keyboards, drums and guitars.

During your visit, experience a film in The Charlotte Observer IMAX® Dome Theatre:

Great White Shark, showing at 10:00 a.m., noon and 2:00 p.m.
Mysteries of the Unseen World, showing at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Pricing: $12 per person (includes Museum admission and one IMAX film)

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Great White Shark

Misrepresented, maligned and misunderstood, the great white shark is an iconic predator: the creatur… Learn More

Mysteries of the Unseen World

Mysteries of the Unseen World will transport audiences to places on this planet they have never been… Learn More