See, hear, touch and do science.
Get all your senses involved when you experience a Discovery Place exhibition. Then, discover your sixth sense… the sense of wonder.
Do you believe your eyes? Can you trust your senses? And 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 Coast debut at Discovery Place.
ILLUSION is a perception-shattering insight i… Learn More
Meet remarkable live frogs from all over the world whose unique "superpowers" have adapted over time to help them survive.
These frogs have evolved to become masters of disguise as well as escape artists in order to attract mates, deceive predators and more.
From the bones of the hairy toad (T… Learn More
The guitar has had a profound effect on American culture, but how much do you know about this versatile instrument?
GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World traces its evolution from 3,000 BCE to the present.
Explore a gallery of rare instruments and then experiment with the science of sou… Learn More
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What's Happening in May
This month's theme is Birds.
What are some of the unique characteristics that only birds possess?… Learn More
Science Buzz stations make Discovery Place the place to delve into current events by putting the latest in science from aroun… Learn More
Dive in to World Alive... through diverse habitats filled with extraordinary live species, unique hands-on labs, dramatic pho… Learn More
Discovery 3D Theatre
Hold onto your seat and your senses as you experience Discovery 3D Theatre, the digital movie experience at Discovery Place. … Learn More
Think It Up
Full of ideas, inspiration and imagination; Think It Up activities facilitate engagement in the processes of innovation.
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Building takes on a new form as guests tap their primitive instincts, using materials such as PVC pipes and camo netting to b… Learn More
Launch objects into the air, lie on a bed of nails, or crush a garbage can. It's an eccentric world of physical phenomena an… Learn More
KidScience is Discovery Place's early childhood exhibition where young children, ages 0-7, and their caregivers learn about s… Learn More