Discovery Center is closed for exhibit installation. Please join us Saturday April 17, 2021 at 10:00am for the grand opening of Magnificent Magnets! Due to COVID19 our hours and operations have changed slightly. We encourage patrons over age 6 to wear a face covering while in the building, and for families to practice social distancing while enjoying our exhibits. Our staff is available by phone at (352) 401-3900 to assist you with any questions.
Discovery CenterWONDER. EXPLORE. CREATE
Closed until April 6th for our grand re-opening!
Registration opens November 17th!
Enjoy one of the Star lab shows on Saturdays! Due to COVID-19 Star Lab is available by group reservation only. Contact the front desk for information.
Plan Your Visit
Tuesday – Saturday
Sunday & Monday: CLOSED
Discovery Center Pricing per session
Adults (18+): $8.00
Child (3-17): $8.00
Infants (2 and under): FREE
Family of 4 day pass: $28.00
Family of 4 yearly membership: $100.00
Who We AreOcala’s Local Children’s Museum
The Discovery Center of Ocala strives to provide community members of all ages an interactive educational experience, which stimulates a desire to expand personal knowledge.
The Discovery Center hosts four exhibits annually in its 5,000 square foot exhibition hall.
Classes & Camps
The Discovery Center offers many weekly science classes, drop in programs and two amazing summer camps !