Old 97 Rail Days

Enjoy lifelike landscapes of towns, mountains, rivers and more as N-scale trains animate the scenes with realistic activities.

September 25, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
September 26, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Mayan Archeoastronomy: Observers of the Universe

Learn how the Mayans interpreted the universe.

Showing September 15 – October 15

Wednesdays 3 p.m. & Sundays 1 p.m.

Butterfly Station & Garden

Meet a wide variety of beautiful native and non-native butterflies!

April – October


Water is all around us. Become immersed in the importance of every drop.

There's Always Something to Discover!

Discover the principles behind movement and energy, become immersed in the importance of water, surprise yourself with what you can invent, and more. Learn more about the ways you can discover your world at the Science Center!
Starry Sky

Digital Dome Schedule

The Digital Dome Theater illuminates the universe with stunning clarity and brilliance. Journey to the most amazing places on Earth or uncover the most mysterious and beautiful sights in the solar system without leaving your seat!

Field Trips

Reinforce classroom lessons with hands-on exploration at the Science Center!



Discovery never stops so join the Science Center family today!

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Let's Get Social

The Science Center’s new operating hours are Wednesday through Saturday from 9:30am to 5:00pm and Sunday 11:30am-5:00pm. That’s five days every week to explore our new”Water” and “Go!” exhibits and the Creativity Lab. Plan your visit today... it’s yours to discover!

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