Upcoming Events

Discover the world of science and imagination at Arizona Science Center today. Our events and attractions including the Irene P. Flinn 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. 

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Events and Showtimes

Spotlight on Science”

Spotlight on Science

Breakthroughs in Blood Biomarkers: Revolutionizing Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis
An Evening with Nicholas Ashton, Ph.D.
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Can a Blood Test Detect Alzheimer’s Disease? Dive into this topic of cutting-edge scientific discoveries and research happening right here in Arizona. Learn More.


Science with a twist

Special Edition
Science With a TWIST

Friday, April 26 | 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
$25 Members | $30 General Admission

Storytelling and science collide at Arizona Science Center’s next Science With a TWIST! In partnership with The Story Collider, curious minds 21 and older are invited to a special edition, one-night-only Science With a TWIST that includes happy hour exploring the Center’s galleries, followed by a LIVE show filled with local Arizonans’ personal science stories all about unique perspectives and the shifts we experience throughout our lives. Learn More.


Family Maker Nights Bad Art Night

Family Maker Nights:
Bad Art Night

Friday, May 10 | 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Individuals: $25 | Groups of Any Size: $50

Calling all awful artists! Join CREATE at Arizona Science Center®’s next Family Maker Night: Bad Art Night! Makers of all ages and backgrounds are invited to connect at an evening full of amazingly atrocious art. Learn More.


CAMP INNOVATION Summer Break 2023

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. Learn More.


Solar Panels

Kids in Focus
Photography Exhibit

40 Kids. 80 Images. 1 Incredible Exhibit.
April 6 – May 3

In partnership with Kids in Focus, 25 volunteer photographers mentored 40 at-risk youth through 9-week explorations of their world, using the camera as a tool to help them gain a new perspective on the world—and themselves! The result is this incredible, limited-time exhibit on display at Arizona Science Center. Located in the lobby, no admission required to view the exhibit. For more information about Kids in Focus, visit kidsinfocus.org.


citizen science month

Citizen Science Month
El Mes de la Ciencia Cívica

April 1-30
1-30 de abril

April is Citizen Science Month at Arizona Science Center! Explore how you can impact science through simple acts in your communityLearn More.

¡Abril es el Mes de la Ciencia Cívica en el Arizona Science Center! Explora cómo puedes impactar la ciencia a través de actos sencillos en tu comunidad. Obtenga más información.


Girls in STEM Awesome Astronomy, Astronomía asombrosa

Awesome Astronomy
Astronomía Asombrosa

Saturday, April 20 | 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Grades 4-8
Sábado 20 de abril | Grados 4-8

Glimpse into the great beyond—from our solar system to the edge of the galaxy! Learn More.

¡Echa un vistazo al más allá, desde nuestro sistema solar hasta el borde de la galaxia! Obtenga mas información. 


VenomVenture

Blue Whales: Return of the Giants

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! Learn more and reserve tickets.

Daily Showtimes:10:00 a.m. | 12:00 p.m. | 2:00 p.m.



Jane Goodall - Reasons for Hope

Jane Goodall - Reasons for Hope

Irene P. Flinn Giant Screen Theater, Level 1

Jane Goodall - Reasons for Hope is an uplifting journey around the globe to highlight good news stories that will inspire people to make a difference in the world around them. Jane revolutionized how we view the world around us. Join her on this adventure of inspiration and hope. Learn more and reserve tickets.

Daily Showtimes: 3:00 p.m.


Dazzling Demonstrations”

Dazzling Demonstrations

Daniel Cracchiolo Theater, Level 1

Join us for live daily demonstrations and activities that inspire, educate and engage curious minds! Each 15-minute show is included with general admission. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Arizona Science Center's Dazzling Demonstrations are generously sponsored by DMB Associates.

Showtimes
Weekdays: 11:30 a.m. | 12:30 p.m. | 1:30 p.m.
2:30 p.m.| 3:30 p.m.
Weekends (Members-Only Hours): 10:30 a.m. | 11:30 a.m.
12:30 p.m. | 1:30 p.m. | 2:30 p.m.| 3:30 p.m.


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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. Advance ticket reservations are required. General admission begins at 10:30 a.m.

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


Girl Scouts

Girl Scout Workshops

In-Person Workshops

Arizona Science Center makes earning badges and patches exciting for Girl Scouts and easy for leaders! Meet Girl Scouts from other troops and enjoy the Science Center's lively atmosphere as you complete hands-on science activities through various STEM-related workshops. Register for an upcoming workshop!


Postcards to Space

Club for the Future's Postcards to Space

Send a postcard to space! Throughout the weekend, you can design your very own postcard to be sent into orbit aboard a Blue Origin rocket. Postage and drop box available onsite if desired. Learn more about Club for the Future's postcards to space here.


Under The Hood

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. Learn more about the attraction