*Individual Memberships available at Discovery Place Science and Discovery Place Nature only.
**Guest passes are available for Family Memberships only.
Discovery Place Selected as Finalist of IMLS National Medal Honor
March 20, 2017
Museum is recognized with highest honor for its community impact
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Discovery Place Ranked As #1 Museum & Attraction in Charlotte
Museum listed in the top five most popular attraction in the state
Happy Fourth Birthday, Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham!
Celebrate with FREE Admission for all guests on Saturday, February 25
Charlotte attractions among top in N.C., per annual survey
Charlotte Business Journal
Discovery Place Science to host overnight hacking competition in March
The Charlotte Observer
Wilson’s World: Exploring the Stars in the New Planetarium at Discovery Place Nature
As a member of the media, who do I contact about filming or photographing the Museum?
For all media inquiries, please contact the Director, Public Relations.
Does Discovery Place have a spokesperson or subject expert available for an interview?
Yes. From astrophysics to zoology, Discovery Place has multiple experts in many different subject areas. To schedule an interview with one of our educators or leaders, please contact the Director, Public Relations.
Where can I find high-resolution images or additional information about the Museum?
How can I obtain a press kit for a special exhibition?
Electronic press kits for special exhibitions are available on the Media Kits page. If you would like a physical copy, please contact the Director, Public Relations.
What is your policy regarding professional photography or video at Discovery Place?
For the safety and comfort of our guests, all film and photography crews must be escorted by a Discovery Place staff member while filming in the Museum.
If you are a commercial photographer, videographer or Production Company, please contact the Director, Public Relations. Each request is assessed on a case-by-case basis depending on availability, feasibility and appropriateness.
If you are a professional photographer interested in family portraits, senior photos, engagement photos or other special occasions, please contact the Manager, Special Events.
If you are a guest visiting the Museum, we encourage you to capture the fun memories of your visit. Share your favorite photos with us on social media. Please note, tripods, monopods, drones and other professional photographic equipment are not permitted.
Does Discovery Place offer tickets to members of the media?
Yes. Members of the media may receive two complimentary admission tickets to any Discovery Place museum. To reserve your tickets, please contact the Director, Public Relations.
Does Discovery Place offer tickets for journalists and bloggers visiting from out of town?
Yes. Please contact the Director, Public Relations to provide more details about your upcoming visit.
Does Discovery Place offer media tickets for special events like Science on the Rocks or IMAX premier parties?
Yes. Please contact the Director, Public Relations to reserve your tickets.
Where can I find you on social media?