Looking for fun and educational things to do in Rockingham with your group?
Open Today from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 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 and Christmas Day.
|Tuesday||9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday - Thursday||9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.|
|Friday - 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 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 The MetLife Foundation as a Sustaining Partner.
Members to Discovery Place museums receive free admission for one year and discounts on everything from Birthday Parties to Summer Camps
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.
|9:45 a.m.||Science Show||The Lab|
|10:45 a.m.||Puppet Show: The Three Little Pigs||Sandhills Stage|
|11:15 a.m.||Bernoulli Bag||Sandhills Stage|
|11:45 a.m.||Big Fun||Sandhills Stage|
|1:00 p.m.||Happy Thanksgiving!||Sandhills Stage|
|1:45 p.m.||Science Show||The Lab|
|2:15 p.m.||Bernoulli Bag||Sandhills Stage|
|3:45 p.m.||Big Fun||Sandhills Stage|
|3:45 p.m.||Puppet Show: The Three Little Pigs||Sandhills Stage|
|Nov 01||Bernoulli Bag|
|Nov 02||Swirling Vortex|
|Nov 22||Happy Thanksgiving!|
|Nov 25||Pop Rockets|
|Dec 01||Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree|
|Dec 02||Gingerbread Workshop|
|Dec 05||Letters to Santa|
|Dec 16||Let It Snow|
|Dec 23||Merry Christmas|
|Dec 26||New Year’s Resolutions|
|Dec 30||The Countdown Is On|
|Dec 31||New Year's at Noon|