Science on the Rocks: Wizarding World

Wizardry and wonder fill the air at Science on the Rocks

Witches, wizards and muggles alike are invited to attend Science on the Rocks: Wizarding World at Discovery Place Science. Mingle inside this magical world with a cocktail in hand while you take part in spellbinding activities:

  • Become an alchemist with an Advanced Potion-Making class
  • Dragon heart string? Unicorn hair? Phoenix feather? This time you get to pick the wand as you craft your very own at Ollivander's
  • Dress up as your favorite wizard, witch or magical creature and compete in a costume contest
  • Find out whether you belong in Gryffindor, Slytherin, Hufflepuff or Ravenclaw when you sit down with the Sorting Hat
  • And so much more


For an additional $5, enjoy a film in IMAX®. Film title to be announced.


Online ticket sales end at 3:30 p.m. on the day of the event. Tickets can be purchased at the door.

Must be 21 or older. All sales final. Activities subject to change. Photo ID required for Museum entry. All IDs will be checked at the door. Check-in will be at Tryon St. Admissions. Cash/credit bars featuring beer, wine and liquor throughout Levels 1 and 2. Parking fee for Discovery Place Science Parking Deck is not included. Curio City Kitchen will be open, serving beer, wine and a special menu.

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