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McWane Science Center

Presented by McWane Science Center at McWane Science Center, Birmingham AL

McWane Science Center

 Fun and learning never end at McWane Science Center, a nonprofit, hands-on museum and IMAX® Dome Theater. Four floors of interactive exhibits celebrate science and wonder — from an amazing collection of dinosaurs to innovative environmental showcases, imaginative early childhood playgrounds, and an awe-inspiring aquarium. The energy and excitement of discovery spring to life through an extensive lineup of science demonstrations performed daily by talented educators. The adventure

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McWane Science Center is open seven days a week, 360 days a year, and now offers new extended hours. See below for information about admission prices to both the museum and the IMAX® Dome Theater.

Note: Hours and admission are subject to change without notice and are subject to a 10% sales tax.

Current McWane Science Admission Rates

$13.00 – Adults (13-64)
$9.00 – Kids (2-12)
$12 – Seniors (65+)
Free – Under 2

IMAX ® Film Ticket (Educational Films)
$9.00 – Adults (13-64)
$8.00 – Kids (2-12) & Seniors (65+)
Free – Under 2

Combo (Museum & IMAX Film)
$18.00 – Adults (13-64)
$14.00 – Kids (2-12)
$16 – Seniors (65+)

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families from Memorial Day, May 27, through Labor Day.

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Additional time info:

Monday – Friday 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Saturday 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sunday 12:00PM to 6:00PM

Special Hours and Closings: Closed New Year’ s Day, Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day, Closed Easter Sunday, Closed Thanksgiving Day

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


McWane Science Center

200 19th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203

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