Spring Break Activities!
Kids Out of School?
Drop by the Science Centre for some family fun March 25 – April 2!
Angry Birds Universe, the exhibition, is now open! The whole family will enjoy this wildly interactive exhibition, where YOU can BE the bird!
Experience Alberta's Largest Movie Screen!
Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all.
Behold the secrets of a forgotten past and uncover an epic archaeological discovery, 2,000 years in the making.
From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, and an all-new epic adventure...
IMAX Theatre Showtimes
This Weekend in the Galleries:
Race against the clock to complete one of our engineering challenges!
Join us on the ESSO Skywalk to create a spaghetti tower, build a leak-proof pail out of paper and construct a weight bearing structure out of 4 pieces of paper and 4 rubber bands.
Science Comes Alive!
Watch entertaining and educational live science demonstrations performed right before your eyes on our Science Demo Stage
Explore Dinosaurs, Animals, Astronomy & More!
Drop into Discoveryland to listen to a story, play games, solve puzzles, do arts & crafts and use your imagination to explore your surroundings!
11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Storytime
2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Jr. Scientists Exploration Station
Take A Walk On The Wild Side!
Join us on the ESSO Skywalk for hands-on activities and the opportunity to meet some of the TWOSE Critters.
2:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. TWOSE Critters
Be One With Nature!
Dive into the Syncrude Environment Gallery to get to know our friendly sea-creatures and other TWOSE Critters. You might even meet our adorable sugar gliders, or our bearded dragon, or even one of our tarantulas!
11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Touch Tank Exploration
12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. TWOSE Critters
1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Touch Tank Exploration
3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Touch Tank Exploration
Explore Your World!
Using TWOSE’s iconic 6-foot diameter projection system to visually enhance presentations, our staff scientists will take you on in-depth and interactive explorations of severe weather patterns and the effect plate tectonics have on natural disasters like earthquakes and tsunamis. Showing in the Syncrude Environment Gallery:
Monday to Saturday 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Train Like An Astronaut!
Experience what it feels like to be in a tumble spin during re-entry when you visit The Body Fantastic (Allard Family Gallery). What are you waiting for? Take a spin!
11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Multi-Axis Trainer Trials
3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. Multi-Axis Trainer Trials
Perform a Strawberry DNA Extraction!
Visit The Body Fantastic (Allard Family Gallery) to explore our drop-in anatomy and physiology station.
1:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Human Body Exploration Station
Drop In On Science!
Create, compete, tinker, test, and build your way through a wide variety of activities in The Science Garage
“DREAM BIG” Drop-In Workshops:
Monday - Thursday 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
- Highway Interchange Madness
- Program your Humanoid Robot Friend
- Skyscraper Challenge
- Windy Tower Challenge
- Bridge Building!
- Wind Tunnel Challenge
Mini Make & Take’s
Anytime the workshop is open Monday to Friday
$10 tickets at the Box Office
- Paper Circuits
Go on a Fantastic Voyage through the Universe & more…
Planetarium shows in the Margaret Zeidler Star Theatre
All activities are included in Science Centre Admission with the exception of IMAX films and Feature Exhibitions. Schedules are subject to change without notice.