Discovery Place Science is a hands-on science and technology center in Charlotte, NC. Discovery Place in Charlotte, NC has been educating youth for over 30 years with its interactive exhibits and programs. Discovery Place features more than 500 exhibit items that explore the natural world, physical sciences, mathematics, history of science & technology, and more. Learn more here.
Discovery Place in Charlotte, NC is an award-winning science center. Discovery Place has been recognized with the prestigious US Chamber of Commerce Education Excellence Award for Best Science Center in North Carolina, and many other awards. Learn more about NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Discovery Place is also the only science center in North Carolina to be AAAS-accredited. Discovery Place in Charlotte, NC hosts numerous family-friendly events for all ages, including their annual Discovery Day and Science Camps!
Discovery Place offers a day of fun for kids with over 100 hands-on activities that cover everything from robotics to astronomy. Discovery Place in Charlotte, NC has been serving families since 1982 by providing exhibits and programs designed to inspire young minds through play and exploration. Discovery Place’s mission statement is “to provide an engaging environment where children learn about themselves and how they fit into our world.”