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 Center

WONDER. EXPLORE. CREATE
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Closed until April 6th for our grand re-opening!

Spring Classes

Registration opens November 17th!

 

Star Lab

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.

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Plan Your Visit

Hours

Tuesday – Saturday

10:00am-4:00pm

Sunday & Monday: CLOSED

Discovery Center Pricing per session

Adults (18+): $8.00

Child (3-17): $8.00

Seniors/Veterans $7.00

Infants (2 and under): FREE

Members: FREE

Family of 4  day pass: $28.00

Family of 4 yearly membership: $100.00

 

Location

701 NE Sanchez Ave Ocala, Fl 34470

 

Who We Are

Ocala’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.

Exhibition Space

 

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 !