Spring in for some fresh, fun programs during Nature Month!
From wild animal encounters to live shows and activities to all-new interactive exhibits, we’re open daily during Spring Break to bring you exciting experiences that will help people of all ages learn and grow!
Limited capacity, timed-entry ticketing, temperature checks, face coverings, social distancing, and frequent sanitizing of exhibits help us provide an environment for fun and discovery while maintaining a focus on health and safety.
These new timed-experiences will be offered daily from March 12th through the 21st!
Tiny Green Home Tours
From sustainability to recycling, this Tiny Green Home is showing us how to make a BIG difference!
Tours will be scheduled daily from 10:30 to 4:00 pm and sign-ups are first come, first served.
Purple Martins House
The Science Center is partnering with Disney’s Animals Sciences & Environment to carry out research on purple martins birds! Learn about this exciting conservation project with tours of the new house at noon!
Learn more about women’s role in space travel, and NASA’s new lunar mission, Artemis, during this original Science on a Sphere presentation created in collaboration with NASA and the Women of NASA group. Showing at 2:00 pm daily.
Loads of Live Programming
NatureWorks' Fish Feeding Frenzy and Swamp Talks
Nature-inspired StoryTimes and Creative Corner activities in KidsTown
Cartography and paper plant-making projects in The Hive: A Makerspace (ages 8+)
Experiments, games, and other activities in Dr. Dare’s Club House
Planning on visiting on a Saturday or Sunday? Don't miss these special activities!
Weekend Workshops: Hydroponics for Kids
Make your own self-watering planter and learn about hydroponic growing! Private workshops are $30 for up to five participants in the same group. GET TICKETS.
KaBOOM! Live Stage Show
Ignite your curiosity and check out the colorful chemistry behind your favorite combustions with this explosive LIVE science show, weekends at 1:00 pm.
Green Actioneers – Saturday, March 20
Join us and the Green Actioneers, presented by the VoLo Foundation, for a series of family-friendly activities at 12:00, 1:00 and 2:00 pm that will show participants how to keep the planet (and your wallet) green! LEARN MORE.