Hours
 

WINTER OPERATING HOURS
(Now through April 2017)
Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday noon to 5 p.m.
SUMMER OPERATING HOURS
Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday noon to 5 p.m.

Hours subject to change. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter and Cleveland Browns regular season home game days. Browns' schedule can be found here.


Steamship William G. Mather Hours
 

May, September, October
Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday noon to 5 p.m.
June – August
Tuesday - Saturday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday noon to 5 p.m.

Closed Mondays (with the exception of Memorial Day 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Labor Day for the Air Show)
Last ticket sale at 4 p.m. last admission at 4:30 p.m.


Admission

Our flexible pricing structure allows you to choose from the following attractions: general exhibits (general admission to Great Lakes Science Center and the NASA Glenn Visitor Center), The Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater or Steamship William G. Mather. Please note that different admission rates apply for members and non-members.

General Admission (includes NASA Glenn Visitor Center)

Adult $15
Youth (2-12)* $12
Adult Member FREE
Youth Member FREE
MAX Member FREE

Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater only

Adult $11
Youth (2-12)* $9
Adult Member $9
Youth Member $7
MAX Member FREE

General admission and Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater

Adult $20
Youth (2-12)* $17
Adult Member $9
Youth Member $7
MAX Member FREE

Steamship William. G. Mather only (seasonal May - October)

Adult $9
Youth (2-12)* $6 (under 5 years old free)
Adult Member FREE
Youth Member FREE
MAX Member FREE

General admission and Steamship William. G. Mather

Adult $20
Youth (2-12)* $17
Adult Member FREE
Youth Member FREE
MAX Member FREE

 All three attractions (includes general admission, Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater and Steamship William. G. Mather)

Adult $23
Youth (2-12)* $21
Adult Member $9
Youth Member $7
MAX Member FREE

 

*All youth 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult. 

Prices subject to change.

Purchase tickets at the box office or by calling 216-694-2000.

Discounts and Packages

SCIENCE ROCKS!
Two Great Museums! One Great Price!

The Science Rocks package gives visitors access to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Great Lakes Science Center with the option to add a film in the Science Center’s six-story Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater.  These neighboring attractions are perfect for a family staycation or vacation. For an inside look at the lives and the stories behind the music of your favorite performers, visit the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Invent, tinker and create your way through hundreds of hands on exhibits at Great Lakes Science Center, including the NASA Glenn Research Center. Order your Science Rocks package here. (Offer available online only.)


Senior and Student Discount
Seniors (65+) and students with proper ID will receive a $1 discount off adult admission prices. Cannot be combined with any other discounts.


Military Discount
A $1 military discount is available to active duty and reservist personnel in the U.S. Armed Forces. Discount applies to user plus one guest. Cannot be combined with any other discounts. User must show Federal Service or Department of Defense ID.


FREE General Admission for Ohio Teachers
We encourage teachers to use Great Lakes Science Center as a teaching resource so we offer FREE general admission to Ohio teachers every day! Just bring your school ID and enjoy free admission to our signature hands-on exhibits, NASA Glenn Visitor Center and Steamship William G. Mather. Come and preview Great Lakes Science Center before your next field trip. Learn more.


NASA Employees
Badged NASA personnel and accompanying immediate family are offered free admission, during normal business hours, to Great Lakes Science Center regular exhibits. The free admission does not include costs associated with parking, the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater, or special exhibits not included in regular admission.


Group Sales
For information on group sales and field trips, call 216-621-2400 or get details here.


Bank of America Free Admission Deal
Get one free general admission* to Great Lakes Science Center on the first full weekend of every month just by presenting your Bank of America debit or credit card at the Great Lakes Science Center box office. Learn more about the program.

*Not valid for Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater, special exhibitions or Steamship William G. Mather.