Discovery Place

301 S. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

One of the top hands-on science museums in the nation, Discovery Place provides ever-changing, entertaining facilities that engage people in the active exploration of science and nature. The Museum brings relevant, contemporary science to life through groundbreaking exhibitions, interactive educational programming and hands-on activities. Nearly a half-million people from all over the United States engage with Discovery Place and its IMAX Dome Theatre each year.

Discovery Place Summer Camps are a great way to learn about the science of everyday life with a twist of fun and a dose of discovery. Kids will enjoy a science adventure exploring animals, astronomy and other awesome stuff that will get them fired up about science, nature, technology, engineering and art. Full- and half-day Camps for ages 3 – rising grades 9 are available June-August.

Summer camps