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Search the App Store or Google Play Store for our free app, "Greensboro Science Center." On it, you'll find our current map, a list of today's events, and Keeper On Call - an augmented reality feature you can use to call up a virtual zookeeper for your very own personal keeper talk!


Accessibility

The GSC is dedicated to developing inclusive experiences for all guests. Learn more.

Balloons

Balloons are not permitted.

Child Policy

Children under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult.


Dining

On site dining is available at the Meerkat Café. Coolers and outside food are welcome.

Gift Shop

The TriceraShop is open Mon. - Sat. from 9 - 5 and Sun. from Noon - 5.

Infant Care

Changing tables are available at each restroom locations. Nursing mothers are welcome and may request a private area if desired.


Parking

Parking is available for free on a first-come, first-served basis.

Pets

Pets are not permitted. See accessibility for service animal policy.

Smoking

Smoking of any kind (e-cigarettes, vapes, etc.) is not permitted.

Wagon Rentals

Wagons are available for rent at our Information Desk.

Weapons

Weapons of any kind are not permitted, including concealed carry firearms (C.O. 18-25).

Weather

Animals may be off exhibit due to weather. Check our homepage for closing information. We do not offer refunds for inclement weather.

PHOTO POLICY: You are welcome to take photos and/or video for personal use only; photography or videography for commercial, educational or research purposes requires written permission from the GSC's Marketing Department. The Greensboro Science Center reserves the right to photograph, videotape, and/or film our members, visitors and guests, on the Center's grounds for self-promotional purposes.

No drones allowed without prior written permission from the GSC's Marketing Department.