Mission: To provide experiential pathways to life-long learning in science for children and adults through exhibits, programs, and films.
Programs: Collections and exhibits-interactive hands-on exhibits in the areas of ecology, health, space and technology used to increase appreciation of science in adults and children. 255,595 served
educational programs-school tours, summer camps, and individualized programs designed to help participants increase their understanding of science. 146,234 served repetitive involvement is encouraged in ongoing programs, classes, and workshops with the goals of increasing community awareness and skills as related to the arts and sciences. Also, teachers are trained to use participatory methods to motivate and expedite learning experiences.
theater and visitors service-imax theater offers education films providing a forum for the exchange of views on issues of science health and technology, and intensifying the visitors experience. 136,557 served