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Events

Discover the world of science and imagination at Arizona Science Center today! Our events and attractions, including the Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater and The W.O.N.D.E.R. Center, give audiences and Guests the chance to embark in hands-on learning and create a memorable experience that will last a lifetime.


Upcoming Events and Showtimes

Science With a TWIST: Cowboys vs. Aliens

Friday, June 21 | 6:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Welcome to the intergalactic Wild West—one of the funkiest frontiers you ever did see! From debunking alien sightings and learning the science behind lassoing to dueling it out in relay races and concocting galactic slime, this Science With a TWIST will have you begging to be abducted into this funky frontier forever.

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Adventures in AI

June 22 & 29 | 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Wrangle the power of artificial intelligence through coding at Girls in STEM’s full-day events on June 22 and 29, Adventures in AI. Explore machine learning by working with an AI tool to recognize human emotion, explore the building blocks of coding while learning what responsible AI looks like and get in touch with their creativity by integrating AI with art!

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CAMP INNOVATION: Summer Break

June 3 – July 26 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Let your imagination run wild in CAMP INNOVATION’s series of week-long camp sessions that spark curiosity for science! Through hands-on interactive programs that incorporate learning through high-energy challenges, building and design, campers in grades 1-6 will be immersed in the world of STEM this summer.

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Frankenstein Lab

5-Day Summer Workshops
July 22-26 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Bring engineering and the arts together at this week-long, hands-on workshop where teens in grades 7-12 will craft a creation in teams—then bring it to life using tools and technology!

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Mesmerica XL

June 23 | June 29
5:00 p.m. | 6:30 p.m.

Out of the dome and into a giant-screen cinema—be one of the first to experience the world of Mesmerica in a whole new way with Mesmerica XL!

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Space: The New Frontier

10:00 a.m. | 12:00 p.m. | 2:00 p.m.
Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater, Level 1

Discover the next step for humankind and spaceflight with Space: The New Frontier! From self-assembling habitats, commercial space stations, launching rockets without fuel to building the Lunar Gateway to deep space, history is in the making as we speak.

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Blue Whales: Return Of The Giants

11:00 a.m. | 1:00 p.m.
Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater, Level 1

Blue Whales: Return of the Giants 3D takes viewers on a journey of a lifetime to explore the world of the magnificent blue whale—a species rebounding from the brink of extinction. Blue whales are the largest animals ever to have lived, bigger than any dinosaur, yet we know surprisingly little about them. Joined by a cast of supporting characters, from dolphins and sperm whales to sea lions and orcas, the blue whale finally gets a turn in the spotlight—in life-size on the giant screen! 

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OceanXperience

February 4 – September 2
Sybil B. Harrington Gallery, Level 3
Included with Membership or General Admission

Climb aboard an interactive replica of OceanXplorer, the most advanced research and filmmaking vessel in the world! An exhibition designed for all ages, OceanXperience gives visitors access to OceanX’s renowned OceanXplorer vessel and the cutting-edge science, technology, and media the ship uses to explore the ocean and bring it back to the world

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Dazzling Demonstrations

Daniel Cracchiolo Theater, Level 1

Join Arizona Science Center for live, daily demonstrations that inspire, educate and engage curious minds! Each 15-minute show is available every hour starting at 10:30 a.m. and is included with your Arizona Science Center Membership or general admission 

Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Arizona Science Center's Dazzling Demonstrations are generously supported by DMB Associates.

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Under The Hood
Engineered By Subaru 

CREATE at Arizona Science Center®, Atrium

Discover the world of automotive science with Under the Hood, Engineered by Subaru, to find out! Explore the mechanics of an engine, learn how vehicles are designed and assembled, engineer the fastest car possible, test your skills on the track, and more. 

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Member-Only Weekend Hours

As a thank you to our beloved Members, The Center will open at 9:30 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays exclusively for Members. General admission begins at 10:30 a.m.

Not a Member? Become an Arizona Science Center Member today!

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Seasonal

Explore seasonal wonders at Arizona Science Center! Enjoy holiday-themed exhibits, special events, and interactive activities that delight and inspire visitors of all ages. Join us for unforgettable experiences this season!

Looking to host your next event here?

This 140,000 square–foot building creates an intriguing environment that no guest will soon forget. If you are planning a private, intimate meeting or event, Arizona Science Center will make your function memorable.

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