*Individual Memberships available at Discovery Place Science and Discovery Place Nature only. **Family Museum Memberships at Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham are $130 ***Guest passes are available for Family Memberships only.
Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO® Bricks arrives June 1
May 07, 2019
See some of the world’s most iconic skyscrapers built to scale with LEGO bricks and put your own architectural skills to the test in latest exhibition.
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Discovery Place ranked as top museum and attraction in Charlotte
Discovery Place named Charlotte’s top museum and attraction for 2018
Pandas now showing at Discovery Place Science
Pandas, a heartwarming global story about reintroducing captive born pandas to the wild, is now showing in the IMAX Dome Theatre, and the breathtaking adventure promises to be an amazing experience for the entire family.
This intensive, new Discovery Place exhibition makes bugs big and humans seem small
The Charlotte Observer
Up close with Tifferney White, leading lady of education at Discovery Place
The loud way Discovery Place is introducing girls to STEM
PBS Charlotte: Carolina Impact
Learn why Iceland and Greenland have their names
Have you ever wondered about the names of these countries?
Meet STEM intern Josue Lopez and learn about his time at the Museum
Discovery how local elementary school students enriched our animal residents
"We are better at solving the world's problems when we use the strengths of men and women." - Catherine Horne
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.
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