May 14 – September 4
Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes
Get ready for the greatest exhibition this side of Asgard!
- 9:30 am
- Level 2
- Combo Tickets Available
- Best for Ages 7+
FROM SKETCH TO REALITY!
With key artifacts, interactive installations, infographics, and life-size statues of your favorite Super Heroes, this exhibition is the greatest in Marvel’s 80+ year history.
See it all, from the iconic characters to the creators who’ve told the stories in the original comic books and in the big-screen blockbusters.
You’ll enjoy the opportunity to travel through the mysterious mirror dimension of Doctor Strange. Get up-close glimpses of concept sketches, props and costumes from Marvel movies, and pose for selfies alongside Black Panther, Spider-Man and other characters.
See the original art from some of Marvel’s most notable comics.
A fantastic photo opportunity awaits you at the Black Panther exhibit, where you can interact with the vibrant statues and become part of the scene!
GO WHERE FEW FANS HAVE GONE BEFORE
You have the unique opportunity to experience up-close a variety of costumes and props from the Marvel Cinematic Universe!
From Iron Man’s iconic red and gold suit to Captain America’s patriotic red, white and blue uniform, Marvel fans can get a detailed look at the intricate designs that bring these characters to life on the big screen.
MAKE SURE YOUR PHONE IS FULLY CHARGED
Snap a selfie with the larger-than-life Hulk in all his green glory, just one of many iconic characters who are part of this interactive experience.
So come join in on the action with the “Green Goliath,” and be sure to bring your whole crew for an unforgettable experience!
TOUR HELL’S KITCHEN
Take a self-guided tour through the streets of Hell’s Kitchen in New York City and view original props from iconic series such as Daredevil, Jessica Jones and Luke Cage, along with many other Marvel superhero stories!
In addition, there are dedicated areas focused on discovering how costume design plays an integral role in creating the visual identity for each character.
All in all, this exhibition provides an educational and entertaining look at the creative process behind these beloved characters that is sure to captivate everyone who visits.
GET A FREE POSTER!
While supplies last.
Ⓒ 2023 MARVEL
Ticket purchase required. Limit one poster per ticket.
The exhibition has been curated by a team including noted university professors / comic scholars Benjamin Saunders, Andréa Gilroy, Matthew J. Smith, and Randy Duncan. Renowned comic writers / editors Ann Nocenti and Danny Fingeroth also contributed their knowledge and expertise, in order to create a fully-formed picture of the Marvel phenomenon.
Located on Level II
Discovery Place Science is located in the heart of uptown Charlotte and is accessible by car, train or foot. Discovery Place Science Parking Deck is located at the corner of Church and 6th St. in Uptown Charlotte.