Holiday Happenings at Discovery Place Science


December 16, 2017 to January 2, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).


Guests of all ages can participate in seasonal science fun with daily make projects every afternoon at Discovery Place Science.  Check the online calendar for the daily schedule. Activities range from 11am-3pm.

In addition, kids ages 7 and younger can participate in Deck The Halls with KidScience. Make holiday cards, test winter experiments with icicles and instant snow, and stop by KidScience each morning from 10am-noon for more festive fun. (Sunday activities will take place from 12:30-2pm). 


Bring your Star Wars fan for a galactic adventure with Taun Taun Dissections, sphero droid races, a special Sub Zero show featuring samplings of Yoda Soda, and showings of the new Star Wars: The Last Jedi in the IMAX® Dome Theatre. 

Star Wars holiday activities will take place on Wednesdays and Thursdays during Winter Break. Showtimes and tickets to ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ are available online. IMAX tickets are not included with museum admission. 


Included with museum admission (adults, $17; children, $13); excludes IMAX


View map Discovery Place Science
301 N. Tryon St

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