Weekend & Monthly Events

April Events 

Nikon Small World Exhibit

Opens April 14, 2019
Included with general admission

Arizona Science Center will feature 20 prize-winning photomicrographs. The 2018 Nikon International Small World Competition recognizes excellence in photography through the microscope and showcases the top photomicrographs. These photomicrographs capture a glimpse of a world unseen by the naked eye and may be of great technical significance as well as sheer beauty to contemplate.


CREATE Family Weekend Workshop 

Saturdays and Sundays | 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. | $5 per participant 
Recommended ages 7+ 
Located at CREATE, adjacent to the main Science Center building 

CREATE Family workshops offers a unique opportunity for families to learn together. Each month there is a different theme and challenge to tackle in CREATE, Arizona Science Center’s makerspace. Come make, play, and explore with making and learn how to use tools related to STEM. This a program for all ages with tiers of difficulty by age group. 


Flower Dissection Hands-On Science Labs

Saturday and Sunday* | 11:15 a.m., 2:15 p.m.

Spring into this lab! Dissect a flower to learn its parts and their functions. Located in the Body Depot on Level 1. Space is limited, arrive early. Pre-registration required. Sign up at Ticket Counters when checking in to the Center. *Some lab experiences have additional costs.