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Blue Star Museums

Blue Star Museums

May 18, 2024 @ 9:30 PM - September 2, 2024 @ 4:30 PM

The Don Harrington Discovery Center and Wildcat Bluff Nature Center are offering FREE ADMISSION for families of veterans and active-duty military personnel through September 4 as part of the Blue Star Museum...

Storytime at DHDC

Storytime at DHDC

May 22, 2024 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us every Wednesday at 10:30am for a special storytime featuring our very special trunk of wonders. Storytime will be located in a new and exciting spot each week for your littles to find! Included with ...

Discover for a Dollar: End of School Bash!

Discover for a Dollar: End of School Bash!

May 24, 2024 @ 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Looking for somewhere to have the kids celebrate the END OF SCHOOL?! We have just the thing for you! Have fun in the sun with us for just $1! From 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm, we’re offering $1 admission for ...

OPEN Memorial Day at DHDC

OPEN Memorial Day at DHDC

May 27, 2024 @ 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

The Don Harrington Discovery Center will be OPEN for Memorial Day!Starting Memorial Day, we will also be OPEN Mondays ALL SUMMER LONG! Start your Summer Break off right by heading to DHDC!

Storytime at DHDC

Storytime at DHDC

May 29, 2024 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us every Wednesday at 10:30am for a special storytime featuring our very special trunk of wonders. Storytime will be located in a new and exciting spot each week for your littles to find! Included with ...

Mysterious Matter - Summer Camp Discovery

Mysterious Matter - Summer Camp Discovery

June 3, 2024 @ 9:00 AM - June 7, 2024 @ 4:00 PM

What’s the matter?! Solid, liquid, gas, or plasma – become a matter detective as you discover different properties of WACKY elements and how they change under pressure (some of them can’t t...

Girls Who Science

Girls Who Science

June 3, 2024 @ 4:45 PM - 6:15 PM

Girls aged 10-18 will learn from women in the STEM industry, conduct interactive experiments, and explore career-focused STEM activities AT NO COST to participants. More About the Program:Medicine, Engineer...

Storytime at DHDC

Storytime at DHDC

June 5, 2024 @ 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us every Wednesday at 10:30am for a special storytime featuring our very special trunk of wonders. Storytime will be located in a new and exciting spot each week for your littles to find! Included with ...

Coffee and Cuties

Coffee and Cuties

June 7, 2024 @ 9:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Coffee & Cuties offers entertainment for the tots and gives caregivers the opportunity to sit back and relax! Your child will participate in storytime that is paired with a fun craft or science activity, bot...

Guided Hike

Guided Hike

June 8, 2024 @ 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Hike on established Wildcat Bluff trails learning about the Bluff’s history, geology, and the plants and animals that call the great plains home. Plan for 1 to 1 1/2 hours of reasonably moderate hiking...

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"I have been coming here since I was a young child. It has always been a magical place where I felt free to explore and learn. I was not the biggest fan of Science, but at the Discovery Center, it was fun. I looked up to all of the Scientists that worked there and thought it would be so cool to be like them. Once I became an adult with my own children, I brought them here as often as possible. We have so many great family memories at the Discovery Center."

- Heather S.

"Such a fantastic and interactive place for kids and parents. We have an annual membership, and it's certainly worth it. Our kids love to create and play here."

- Mark

"Always have a great time. They have super friendly and helpful staff. My kids may not know it, but they learn something new every time we go!"

- Sarah

"Great place to bring kids. They have stuff for every age, from toddler to pre-teen. They also have party space you can rent to host birthday parties. You can get a membership, and it'll save you a lot of money!"

- Brian

"Tons of family fun! We spent 2 hours there to break up a long road trip. The animal lady was REALLY awesome and shared some fun info while she was feeding the critters. Highly recommend a stop. There is also a large pond to explore as well as a playground and splash water park right there."

- Mackenzie

"Wildcat Bluff is such a beautiful place to enjoy a nice walk. Make sure to allow enough time; you'll always want to stay as long as possible to take it all in. Or it's a wonderful run as well. Just please be honest & leave your admission in the box if the office is closed. Also, bring a camera if possible!"

- Tashina