Science On Tap

Explore the science of brewing, bottling, and imbibing. This exclusive annual event for adults ages 21 and up features 100+ beer tastings, science demonstrations, music and more. Discover molecular gastronomy, find out how buoyant your beer is, and see many other beer-making (and drinking) themed demonstrations at this unforgettable Science Center experience.

SciFest: Health Expo

Connect to human health, life science, and health-related engineering and technology. Full schedule and list of partners coming soon. SciFest: Connect with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professionals gathered exclusively for a series of day-long science and technology themed events. Meet local scientists, engineers and other experts for a personal, close-up look at cutting-edge,… Continue reading

Star Dates: Friday The 13th: The Final Chapter

On November 13, 2020 enjoy a date night under the stars in the James S. McDonnell Planetarium! The November StarDate will feature a screening of 1984 classic horror film Friday The 13th: The Final Chapter accompanied by a special planetarium star show. A content expert will introduce the night’s movie and provide appropriate scientific and… Continue reading

Science Uncorked

A wine and spirits tasting event that will delight the mind. Explore the chemistry and science behind wine. The Science Center’s annual Science Uncorked event for adults ages 21 and up features over 80 wine and spirits for sampling, small plates, science demonstrations, live music and more. Enhance your experience and learn more about the… Continue reading

First Friday: Harry Potter

Harry Potter First Friday has been rescheduled to November 6, 2020. Return to Hogwarts once more and explore the science of our favorite wizarding world. Shop from local artists and crafters, journey through the building on a special mission, and learn how chemistry connects to Harry Potter with our special guest Dr. Rebecca Lai. See… Continue reading

SciFest: Animal Kingdom Expo

Connect to animals, their environments, the people who care for and about them, and applications in life science, environmental science, space science, and paleontology. Full schedule and list of partners coming soon. SciFest: Connect with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professionals gathered exclusively for a series of day-long science and technology themed events. Meet… Continue reading

Star Dates: Apollo 13

On September 12, 2020 enjoy a date night under the stars in the James S. McDonnell Planetarium! The May StarDate will feature a screening of Tom Hanks in “Apollo 13” accompanied by a special planetarium star show. A content expert will introduce the night’s movie and provide appropriate scientific and cultural context, all while you… Continue reading

SciFest: Play and Creativity Expo

Connect to the science of play and creativity, hobbies and games, and applications in a variety of STEM fields.   Full schedule and list of partners coming soon. SciFest: Connect with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professionals gathered exclusively for a series of day-long science and technology themed events. Meet local scientists, engineers and… Continue reading

OMNIMAX: Apollo 11 First Steps Edition

APOLLO 11: First Steps Edition is a thrilling cinematic experience that showcases the real-life moments of humankind’s first steps on the moon. In this special edition created exclusively for IMAX® and giant screen theaters in science centers and museums of Todd Douglas Miller’s critically acclaimed Apollo 11 documentary, the filmmakers reconstruct the exhilarating final moments… Continue reading

OMNIMAX: Backyard Wilderness

Backyard Wilderness will surprise and entertain viewers with the unexpected wonders of nature that are right under our noses – in our own backyards. Spanning a seasonal year around a suburban home, the film displays a stunning array of unique wildlife images and behavior – all captured by cameras mounted inside dens and nests, and… Continue reading