All Aboard! The Science of Trains

Keep your curiosity on track with our newest exhibit - now open!

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Travel back in time, and across the Canadian Rockies, in 'Rocky Mountain Express' at Great Lakes Science Center

CLEVELAND (October 18, 2017) – From mountaintops and evergreen forests to canyon precipices and mile-long tunnels, “Rocky Mountain Express” takes viewers on an unforgettable journey across the Canadian Rockies and into history for an incredible story of mankind’s ingenuity and endurance.

Great Lakes Science Center mobile app takes guests on a virtual mission of exploration through NASA exhibits

CLEVELAND (October 10, 2017) – Get ready to engage your imagination! Go beyond the everyday experience on your next visit to Great Lakes Science Center by downloading the new NASA Glenn Visitor Center mobile app, Mission to STEM, on your iPhone or iPad.

The new app is free from the Apple app store and contains everything you need to embark on a virtual mission of exploration through the NASA galleries at the Science Center. Using new technologies such as augmented reality (AR), the app allows guests to interact with important NASA artifacts.

Taking 2-For-1 to a New Level

CLEVELAND, OH – Great Lakes Science Center and the Greater Cleveland Aquarium are teaming up for a special fall 2-for-$20 package. For two weeks in October, guests can explore both downtown attractions for just $20 all in – a savings of 23 – 42% per guest.

Join us for a Stay Curious Weekend September 23 & 24!

CLEVELAND (August 30, 2017) – Great Lakes Science Center encourages curiosity all year long with hands-on exhibits, documentary features on the giant screen in the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater, amazing daily science demonstrations and family friendly special events. On Saturday, September 23 and Sunday, September 24 we’re throwing a new event – just for the love of science – and including one free youth admission with every paid adult!

Take Two! Double Features at DOME continue with holiday classics!

CLEVELAND (August 24, 2017) – Join Great Lakes Science Center for a cinema celebration during the next round of Take Two! Double Features at the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater!

The late Roger Moore, who passed away earlier this year at the age of 89, made seven James Bond films between 1973 and 1985. Our September Take Two! on Saturday, September 23 looks at two of them, “The Spy Who Loved Me” (celebrating its 40th anniversary this year) at 6 p.m. and “Moonraker,” the highest grossing movie in Moore’s run as 007, at 8 p.m.

August will be out of this world at Great Lakes Science Center, celebrate the solar eclipse and going back-to-school with us!

CLEVELAND (July 24, 2017) – Great Lakes Science Center is planning an out-of-this-world August to celebrate kids heading back to school and the upcoming highly anticipated solar eclipse. From a day of FREE general admission for kids to a whole weekend of special activities leading up to the eclipse, there’s something for everyone happening this month at the Science Center!

FREE Youth Admission Day

Treat your family to a back-to-school send off with FREE youth admission for all kids ages 2-12 on Monday, August 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Call 216-696-4576 or stop by the Box Office today! 

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Celebrate Fourth of July with Great Lakes Science Center and have a Star Spangled Science holiday

Celebrate Fourth of July with Great Lakes Science Center and have a Star Spangled Science holiday
Stay late on July 4 for ‘Rock and Boom’ and watch the fireworks from the Mather

CLEVELAND (June 2, 2017) – Have a blast and celebrate the holiday weekend at Great Lakes Science Center from July 2-4 with two great events, Star Spangled Science and Rock and Boom!