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Summer Camps

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No Other Summer Camps Include a Whole Museum of Fun!


Adventures Await

Embark on an incredible journey of exploration and wonder at Discovery Place Science! As a non-profit institution, we’re dedicated to providing experiences that ignite curiosity and spark your imagination.


Members are a part of something bigger. Join us as we work to provide STEM learning for the community and chart a new course forward for our region.

Museum Hours

Monday – Friday9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.Member Hours:
9:30 – 10:30 a.m.


Ages: Adults (14-59) Children (2-13) Seniors (60+)
Children under 2 free

Group Discounts available.
Military receive $2.00 off Museum admission (must show ID).
Sales and use taxes may apply.

Filming & Photography: Discovery Place reserves the right to use photos or videos taken of visitors while they are at the Museum or related events for publicity and promotional purposes. Every effort is made to make visitors aware they are being filmed, photographed and/or recorded. We are also sensitive to the wishes and rights of parents and caregivers who may not want their children to be filmed and/or photographed


Ways To Save

Explore our many different programs and discounts to save on your Museum visit.

Museum Map

On level 1, you can find the Accenture IMAX Dome Theatre entrance, Shop Science, Beansprouts Café and some of our permanent exhibitions and labs.

Museum Map

On level 2, you can find more permanent exhibitions and labs, plus our special exhibition hall.

Museum Map

On level 3, you can find the Member & Accessible entrance to Museum, the Sun Terrace and more.

Parking & Directions