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Looking for WONDERfully fun things to do in Charlotte? Explosive experiments, groundbreaking exhibitions, larger-than-life IMAX Dome films and brain-building activities that prove science is the coolest thing in town.

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Homeschool Day

Discount admission & special offers for homeschool families

January 23, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Electronics

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Electronics Merit Badge

January 22, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Sustainability

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Sustainability Merit Badge

January 22, 2017
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Behind-the-Scenes Aquarium Tour

Take an exclusive look at the non-public, working areas of our aquarium

January 28, 2017
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Chinese New Year: Year of the Rooster

Join Chinese artists and exchange students for a cultural celebration

January 29, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Energy

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Energy Merit Badge

February 04, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Engineering

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Engineering Merit Badge

February 04, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Chess

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Chess Merit Badge

February 05, 2017
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Dissection Series: Hearts, Brains & Eyeballs

Take an inside look at anatomy with this hands-on dissection

February 11, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: My Best Self

Join Discovery Place Science educators to learn way to keep yourself healthy

February 11, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Staying Fit

Join Discovery Place Science educators to stay healthy

February 11, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Eating for Beauty

Join Discovery Place Science educators to learn how food affects you, from stress to sleep

February 11, 2017
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Scout Saturday

Scouts and their families are invited to enjoy a day at Discovery Place Science

February 18, 2017
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Dissection Series: Frog

Take an inside look at amphibian anatomy

March 04, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Robotics

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Robotics Merit Badge

March 04, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Space Exploration

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Space Exploration Merit Badge

March 05, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Sustainability

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Sustainability Merit Badge

March 05, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Senses

Join Discovery Place Science educators for experiments involving your five senses

April 08, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Detectives

Join Discovery Place Science educators to detect codes, fingerprints and DNA

April 08, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Special Agent

Join Discovery Place Science educators to learn the science of forensics

April 08, 2017
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Dissection Series: Pigs

Take an inside look at pig anatomy

April 29, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Weather

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Weather Merit Badge

May 06, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Digital Technology

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Digital Technology Merit Badge

May 06, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Programming

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Programming Merit Badge

May 06, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Model Design & Building

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Model Design & Building Merit Badge

May 07, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Home Scientist

Join Discovery Place Science educators to mix, measure and make concoctions

May 20, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Flowers

Learn about the science of flowers & how to change a flower’s color

May 20, 2017
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Girls in STEM Workshop: Trees

Join Discovery Place Science educators to learn about the science behind trees

May 20, 2017
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Dissection Series: Pigeons

Take an inside look at bird anatomy

May 20, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Chemistry

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Chemistry Merit Badge

June 03, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Electricity

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Electricity Merit Badge

June 03, 2017
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Merit Badge Workshop: Electronics

Collaborate with other Boy Scouts and Discovery Place Science educators to earn your Electronics Merit Badge

June 04, 2017

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