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Discovery Center February 2013 Vacation Week

Special Hours During February School Vacation Week 2013:

  • Saturday, February 16 - Thursday, February 21:

    10am - 6:45pm - extended hours

  • Friday, February 22:

    10am - 7:30pm

  • Saturday, February 23:

    10am - 6:45pm - extended hours

  • Sunday, February 24:

    10am - 4:45pm - regular hours resume

For Preschoolers: Live Animal Story Time
Don't miss the Museum's latest program for children under 8 and their grownups. Offered daily from February 16th - February 24th at 12:30 p.m. on the Shapiro Family Science Live Stage (Green Wing, Lower Level). Learn More.

It's National Engineers Week!
We will be building, testing and re-designing at the Experiment Station (10am - 4pm each day) from Sunday, February 17th - Saturday, February 23rd. Assist your preschooler as they build a glider and send it down our flight track, design a bridge and test it under the weight of model turtles, or create a paper helicopter and try out different blade designs. Learn More.

Please note: the Discovery Center has a limited capacity. Try visiting after 3pm during the busy school vacation week to ensure access to your favorite activities. The Discovery Center's "Experiment Station" sometimes close earlier than the rest of the exhibit during vacation weeks and holidays.