*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.
Discovery Place Celebrates 75 Years Serving the Charlotte Community
November 07, 2022
Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles names Wednesday, November 9 Discovery Place Day in honor of the day Discovery Place Nature formally opened its doors in 1947.
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Design Plans Unveiled for New Discovery Place Nature
Design Plans Unveiled for New Discovery Place Nature | Design team led by Liollio Architecture and Charlotte native Walter Hood’s Hood Design Studio
Discovery Place Announces Theatre Upgrade Bringing IMAX® with Laser to Uptown Charlotte
Discovery Place Announces Theatre Upgrade Bringing IMAX® with Laser to Uptown Charlotte. Thanks to a Multi-year Investment, Theater is Renamed Accenture IMAX® Dome Theatre.
As a member of the media, who do I contact about filming or photographing the Museum?
For all media inquiries, please contact Sarah Wheat, Director of Communications.
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 Sarah Wheat, Director of Communications.
Where can I find high-resolution images or additional information about the Museum?
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 Sarah Wheat, Director of Communications. 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 Jeanie Skii Ramirez, Director of 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 Sarah Wheat, Director of Communications.
Where can I find you on social media?