With a state-of-the-art Planetarium, 15-acre Environmental Park and 35,000 square feet of exhibits, learning about science is fun at SciWorks. Take a trip to the stars and back in our Planetarium! Stroll through our Environmental Park, visiting barnyard animals, white tailed deer, ducks, and come face-to-face with NC river otters!
At SciWorks, there are interactive, hands-on special exhibits and programs for all ages to enjoy. Learn about the fascinating world of physics in PhysicsWorks. Practice the ‘catch and release’ method of fishing in our N.C. Mountains to Sea gallery. Ever played the game “Operation”? There’s a giant one in HealthWorks – where you’ll learn about human biology and health. Tap out a tune on our giant “Walk-On Piano!” See live animals of North and South America up close in our BioWorks area. And, in our travelling exhibit gallery, exhibits change every few months. Bring your young ones to “Science StoryBook” every Wednesday at 10:30am. You’ll have a blast at SciWorks – and your kids will too!!
The newest feature is the Sportsology Exhibit