From cakes to snakes, Birthday Parties at Discovery Place Nature are wild by nature!
Open Today from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Discovery Place is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization. Our admission fees cover only a portion of the cost to provide high quality science education experiences to our community.
Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
|Tuesday||9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday - Saturday||9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Sunday||12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
As a benefit of your EBT or WIC card, you can visit any Discovery Place museum as often as you'd like for only $1 per person. Just show your benefits card at Admissions to receive the discount for up to six family members and begin your day of discovery.
Welcome program benefits are for NC and SC residents only and may not be used for school or group visits. ID is required.
Discovery Place is participating in Museums for All, a cooperative initiative between the Association of Children's Museums and the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences. The Welcome program is supported by Brighthouse Financial.
Featuring live animals and plant life native to the Carolinas, Discovery Place Nature encourages students to develop a sense of wonder and appreciation of the natural world.
Discovery Place strives to make its exhibits and facilities accessible to all visitors. We provide services for visitors who have visual, hearing and/or mobility impairments. For more information about accessibility or to make advanced reservations for services, please contact our Accessibility Coordinator by phone at 704.348.1976 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Jul 20||Man on the Moon Anniversary|
|Jul 23||Asteroid Toss|
|Jul 24||Tremendous Telescopes|
|Jul 27||Moon Rocks|
|Jul 27||Guided Nature Walk|
|Aug 03||MarsQuest Premiere|
|Aug 03||Monthly Bird Walk|
|Aug 10||Martian Soil|
|Aug 14||Mars Volcanology|
|Aug 21||Boiling Cold|
|Aug 24||Guided Nature Walk|
|Aug 28||Imagine a Martian|
|Sep 14||Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science|
|Nov 09||Merit Badge Workshop: Environmental Science|