Hours of Operation
Here are Science Central’s current hours of operation.
Note that our operating hours change over the course of the year, depending on the season.
School Year Hours
- Monday Closed
- Tuesday Closed
- Wednesday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
- Thursday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
- Friday 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
- Saturday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
- Sunday 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Science Central's Gift Shop will be open from 4:00 PM - 7:30 PM for your shopping convinience. After 4:00 PM, there is no admission price. The exhibit floor will be closed.
General Admission Prices
Science Central’s prices are subject to change.
General Admission Price
Science Central is a nonprofit organization. All discounts are subject to limitation and can not be applied toward Study Trip admissions.
Additional discounts may be available; ask at Admissions.
- ASTC Members: Members of other ASTC-participating museums receive free admission to Science Central.
- Seniors, 65 and over: $1 off regular, full-price admission for individual only.
- State Certified Teachers: Free admission for the teacher. 10% discount in the Gift Shop.
Science Central sells gift cards. Treat someone special to a day at Science Central or gift them with a membership for an entire year!
Gift Card FAQ
Gift Cards can be redeemed for General Admission, Memberships, & Gift Shop Merchandise.
No, at this time, Science Central Gift Cards can only be redeemed onsite, at Science Central.
Gift Cards get mailed to the purchaser via USPS. Please plan accordingly by purchasing them early enough to provide for ample delivery time.
Gift Cards are typically processed in 3-4 business days.
Visit SwipeIt.com’s self-service website and enter the unique 16-digit card number found on the back of your card.