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Embark on an educational adventure with a field trip to the Don Harrington Discovery Center!

Our field trips offer students a hands-on, immersive experience in science and nature. Explore our diverse exhibits, from the wonders of space to the intricacies of STEM careers, and engage with interactive programs that complement your curriculum. Book your field trip today and give your students a memorable journey into the world of discovery and learning

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What Your Field Trip Can Include


Explore over 8,000 square feet of hands-on, fun, and interactive learning opportunities from both national and international touring exhibits and select permanent exhibits from the DHDC collection. Exhibits change throughout the year, providing visitors new discoveries every visit!

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Science Live! Demo

Science Live! explores the wild world of science through interactive shows guaranteed to wow audiences of all ages. Through captivating experiments and audience participation, Science Live! creates a one-of-a-kind learning experience! See LIVE options here!

Science Lab

Messy, slimy, oozy, electrifying, glowing fun! DHDC Science Labs feature hands-on, engaging activities for students in grades Pre-K through 12, addressing a variety of science, math, and engineering concepts. See Science Lab options here!

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Space Theater

Our full-dome planetarium transports visitors across space and time in a variety of amazing adventures. Voyage to the furthest reaches of our galaxy to examine black holes, stars, and planets; travel back in time to investigate ancient civilizations, or visit the deepest parts of our oceans and explore an active coral reef!

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