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    Spring Fever

    Presented by at McWane Science Center

    March 1 - April 15, 2017


    Spring Fever

    Join us this spring at McWane Science Center for Spring Fever March 1st-April 15th! Symptoms include: science, wonder and fun!

    There is so much going on at McWane during Spring Fever! Join us for special deals and awesome educational programming. Each Monday, enjoy $10 combo tickets! Be on the lookout for special discount days and free prizes on social media.

    Don’t forget to check out our traveling exhibit, Going Places, on the third floor! Going Places is an interactive science exhibition that explores the technology humans have developed for travel. If you have ever wanted to pilot an airship, ride on a hovercraft, or control traffic in a city, now is your big chance!

    You can also see our two newest IMAX movies, Dream Big and Extreme Weather in the John W. Woods IMAX® Dome Theater. Our 280 seats sit under a 5 story, 79ft. diameter tilted, domed screen fills your entire field of vision and the audio surrounds you to create a truly immersive sight and sound film experience.

    McWane Mondays

    Join us each Monday during Spring Fever to receive $10 combo tickets!

    Special Programs

    March 26-31: Brain Awareness Week is a worldwide celebration of the brain that brings together scientists, families, schools, and communities. Join UAB staff and graduate students for a chance to dissect a sheep brain or cow eyeball and enjoy various interactive activities that describe how the senses work.
    March 27 – 31: We will have special themes for our public programming offerings in the Adventure Halls: McWane Speedway, Tech Lab, Create and Construct, Welcome to the Jungle, and Lost in Space.

    McWane Science Center

    200 19th St N
    Birmingham, AL 35203

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:

    McWane Mondays: $10 combo tickets on MONDAY
    Regular admission price all other days

    Phone: 2057148300


    Parking Deck:
    McWane Science Center’s parking deck offers safe and convenient parking on 2nd Avenue North. The height limit for the deck is 6’8”.

    Cost: $5.00 required to exit deck. Machine accepts $5.00 and $1.00 bills as well as quarters or you can purchase a token at the ticketing counter inside the center. Members receive free parking in the deck.

    Street Parking:
    Additional parking is available on the streets surrounding the center. On Monday – Friday there is a 2-hour limit on the street parking. The meter charges $0.25/hour. Street parking is free on Saturday, Sunday and on Holidays.

    Bus Parking:
    Buses should unload on 2nd Avenue North if space is available, if not then park on 19th Street North. Once buses are unloaded, McWane Science Center will escort bus drivers to a remote parking lot and provide shuttle service for drivers to and from the center.

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