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HOURS

Museum: 9:00am - 5:00pm

Animal Discovery: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Carolina SciQuarium: 9:00am - 5:00pm

OmniSphere Theater: Full-dome and 3D shows are offered daily.
Click here for a full schedule.

Open year-round except:
• Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
• Closes at 2pm on Christmas Eve.

PAYMENT TYPES

We accept cash and Master Card, Discovery, Visa, and American Express credit cards. Personal checks not accepted.
An ATM is available for paid visitors. It is located in the Museum lobby.

Greensboro Science Center Entrance

The Greensboro Science Center is located at 4301 Lawndale Drive in Greensboro.

GENERAL ADMISSION

General admission includes admission to the Museum, Animal Discovery and SciQuarium.

Members: Free
Adults (ages 14 - 64): $12.50
Seniors (ages 65+): $11.50
Children (ages 3 - 13): $11.50
Children 2 and Under: Free

NOTE: No refunds or rain checks available.

Purchase Tickets

SPECIAL DISCOUNTS*

Greensboro residents receive $1 off general admission.
Members of the military receive $1 off general admission with a valid military ID.
College students receive $1 off general admission with a valid college ID.
City of Greensboro employees receive $1 off general admission with a valid City ID.

*Special discounts cannot be combined.

OmniSphere Admission

OmniSphere Theater ticket fees are in addition to General Admission.

Full Dome Shows: $3
3D Shows: $5
Laser Shows: $3

Click here for show descriptions and times.

Evening Laser Shows: $5 (no general admission required). Click here for evening laser show schedule.

NOTE: No refunds on Omnisphere ticket purchases

GROUP ADMISSION

Groups of 10 or more receive a discount when scheduled at least one week in advance. For more information, visit our Group Visit page.

AZA/ASTC Reciprocity

Reciprocal Memberships for participating ASTC or AZA organizations will be accepted provided the Member follows the following guidelines:
• You MUST have your Membership Card with you.
• The Membership Card MUST be in your name.
• You MUST present a photo ID.
• The expiration date on the Membership Card MUST be valid.

To find out if your home museum or zoo is part of the reciprocity program, view the lists online: AZA | ASTC
Please note the exclusions below. Reciprocity is subject to change.

AZA Exclusions
North Carolina Zoo: The GSC offers a 50% discount on admission to NC Zoo members.

North Carolina Aquariums: The GSC offers a 50% discount on admission to NC Aquarium members.

ASTC Exclusions
SciWorks: The GSC offers a 50% discount on admission to SciWorks members.

NC Museum of Life and Science in Durham:
No reciprocity available.

Discovery Place in Charlotte:
No reciprocity available.

Marbles Kids Museum:
No reciprocity available.

Morehead Planetarium and Science Center: The GSC offers a 50% discount on admission to Morehead Planetarium and Science Center members.

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences: The GSC will offer a 50% discount on admission to North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences members.

North Carolina Transportation Museum: The GSC will offer a 50% discount on admission to North Carolina Transportation Museum members.

Virginia Museum of Natural History: The GSC will offer a 50% discount on admission to Virginia Museum of Natural History members.

Danville Science Center: The GSC will offer a 50% discount on admission to Danville Science Center members.

Catawba Science Center: The GSC will offer a 50% discount on admission to Catawba Science Center members.

Science Museum of Western Virginia: The GSC will offer a 50% discount on admission to Science Museum of Western Virginia members.


*NOTE: Prices subject to change during special events and traveling exhibitions*