CLEVELAND (July 3, 2018) – Great Lakes Science Center invites you to “Stay Cool, Stay Curious” this summer with a brand new event engineered to help you beat the heat -- Summer Science Splash!

So don’t say goodbye to summer just yet! The Science Center’s Summer Science Splash takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, August 4 and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, August 5 with a full line-up of cool hands-on activities, science demonstrations and summer fun!

Guests can build their own wind-powered boat and challenge their friends or family to a race in an engineering Boat Float challenge, sample liquid nitrogen ice cream, get outside for an explosive Big Science Show along the harbor, explore chemistry in a BASF Bubbles activity and check out hands-on demonstrations to learn about adhesion vs. cohesion and the Wonders of Water, presented by the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District.

Best of all, Summer Science Splash extra activities are included with paid general admission. Visit for a complete detailed schedule of activities and more information.

(Editor’s note: The Science Center is now on its summer operating schedule. Summer hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sundays.)

About Great Lakes Science Center
Great Lakes Science Center, home of the NASA Glenn Visitor Center, makes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) come alive for more than 300,000 visitors a year through hundreds of hands-on exhibits, temporary exhibitions, the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater, Steamship William G. Mather, daily science demonstrations, seasonal camps, and more. The Science Center is funded in part by the citizens of Cuyahoga County through Cuyahoga Arts and Culture. Visit for more information.

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