Experience an ocean you never imagined as Discovery Place Science presents Unseen Oceans—open now!
Masks are not required but encouraged for all Museum visitors.
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Open Today from 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Members have early access to Discovery Place Science from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. on weekends and at all other Museums from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. from Tuesday-Sunday.
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|Monday - Friday||10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday - Sunday||10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
Plus any applicable sales and use taxes.
Ages: Adults (14-59), Children (2-13), Seniors (60+).
Children younger than 2 FREE. Group Discounts available.
Military receive $2.00 off Museum admission (must show ID).
Masks are not required but strongly encouraged for all Museum visitors.
Tickets must be purchased in advance.
Enhanced cleaning takes place throughout the day while the Museum is open and when closed to the public.
Wash your hands regularly.
We’ve reduced capacity and encourage social distancing.
As a benefit of your EBT or WIC card, North and South Carolina residents can visit any Discovery Place Museum as part of our Welcome Program for only $2 per person, per visit for up to 6 guests. Welcome participants may also purchase discounted parking for $8 per vehicle. Welcome guests may purchase tickets in advance online or upon arrival.
Please provide the following information at the Admissions Desk on the day of your visit:
Click here to purchase Welcome tickets online.
Please note, Welcome Program benefits are for NC and SC residents only and may not be used for school or group visits. Some special exhibitions or experiences may require an additional fee. ID is required.