Discovery Center


Spring Classes

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Duck Derby

Will your rubber ducky win the race? Adopt a duck to support Discovery Center and you could win a cash prize!

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Plan Your Visit


Tuesday – Saturday


Sunday & Monday: CLOSED

Holidays Hours: 

December 23-25 CLOSED

December 31-Jan 14 CLOSED

Admission Prices

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



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 !