Discover the world of science and imagination at Arizona Science Center today. Our events and attractions including the Dorrance Planetarium, 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.
Member Only Weekend Hours
As a thank you to our beloved Members, The Center will open at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday exclusively for Members. Advance ticket reservations are required. General admission begins at 10:30 a.m.
Calling all space explorers! Do you have what it takes to make it in space? Understand the physical and mental challenges involved in training to be a space explorer in our latest exhibition, Astronaut. Experience a rocket launch, investigate life on the Space Lab, and discover why it’s so hard to eat, sleep and use the toilet in space. Learn More.
Limited to 10 Guests, every step of your one-of-a-kind 90-minute Guided Experience has been carefully planned to spark curiosity and engage your imagination while allowing for safe social distancing. Offered at 10:00 a.m. on weekdays and 9:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. on weekends. Learn More.
Discover the current night sky and hear stories about the different constellations visible this time of year. This show in Dorrance Planetarium concludes with a spin through the cosmos. Learn More.
Showtimes: Weekdays & Weekends: 1:00 p.m.
One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure
Explore the night sky with Big Bird, Elmo, and a friend from China named Hu Hu Zhu! In this planetarium show featuring beloved characters from Sesame Street, you'll learn about the Big Dipper, the North Star, the Sun, and the Moon. Learn More.
Showtimes: Weekends: 11:00 a.m
Astronaut: Ocean To Orbit
Astronaut: Ocean to Orbit gives a fascinating look into the high-tech world of astronauts and how they train to work in space. Learn More.
Showtimes: Weekdays: 2:00 p.m., Weekends: 12:00 p.m. & 2:00 p.m.
Journey to Solarville Made Possible by APS
During this complimentary 30-minute journey, engage with our hands-on exhibits and explore ways you can utilize solar and renewable energy in your everyday life, from home appliances to harnessing the power of the changing seasons. Learn More.
Journey Times: Weekdays: 12:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., Weekends: 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.