Looking for fun and educational things to do in Charlotte with your group?
Open Today from 12:00 p.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.
Discovery Place Kids - Huntersville is closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.
|Tuesday||9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday - Friday||9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
|Sunday||12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.|
Children younger than 1 FREE, Group Discounts available. Adults without children may visit by appointment only (photo ID required).
Military receive $2.00 off Museum admission (must show ID).
*Plus any applicable sales and use taxes.
As a benefit of your EBT card or WIC voucher, 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 North Carolina and South Carolina 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 The MetLife Foundation as a Sustaining Partner.
Discovery Place Education Studio provides customized professional development in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to educators across the region at our state-of-the-art facility in uptown Charlotte or delivered right to your school.
Discovery Place Kids is located in the heart of downtown Huntersville, NC.
Free parking is available in the Huntersville Town Center parking deck located behind the Museum. You can access the Parking Deck from Old Statesville or Gilead Rds.
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 email@example.com.
|Apr 03||Don’t Be a Litterbug|
|Apr 04||We’re Going on a Nature Hunt|
|Apr 17||Toddler Time Tuesday|
|Apr 21||The Earth and I|
|Apr 22||We Dig Earth Day|
|Apr 27||Arbor Day|
|Apr 28||Touch A Truck|
|Apr 28||Michael Recycle|
|May 01||Plenty of Planets|
|May 02||Sun and Stars|
|May 05||Cinco De Mayo|
|May 12||Mother’s Day|
|May 19||Astronaut Training|
|May 26||Blast off to the Moon|
|May 28||Memorial Day|