Today's Activities

Open Daily
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Animal Discovery Zone
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

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10:00 a.m.

The Lawrence opens.

11:00 a.m.

Planetarium: Located in the center of the building. From the Lobby walk past the Discovery Store and the Young Explorers Area to arrive at the Planetarium.

Planetarium

Traditions of the Summer Sky >

A-level, 30 minutes

Join us for our live and interactive planetarium programs!

$5

3D Film: Located in the 3D Theater

3D Film

Blue Whales >

3D Theater, 25-minute film

Go on a journey of a lifetime to explore the world of the magnificent blue whale.

$5

Animal Discovery Zone: Located downstairs on C Level

Exhibit

Animal Discovery Zone Opens >

11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. C-level

Learn about animal behavior and habitats! Our knowledgeable staff will introduce you to our wonderful creatures.

11:30 a.m.

Animal Ambassador: Located in the 3D Theater

Activity

Critter Connection >

20 minutes, Animal Discovery Zone, C-Level

Come learn about animals with the help of one of our very special animal ambassadors that live in the Animal Discovery Zone!

12:00 p.m.

Science on a Sphere: Located on the left-hand side of the building, past Design Quest

Science on a Sphere®

Journey to Jupiter >

Note: times & availability subject to change; 15-minute sphere show

Join us for a facilitated program with stunning animations from real planetary data displayed on a six-foot-diameter globe!

3D Film: Located in the 3D Theater

3D Film

Wings Over Water

3D Theater, 20-minute film

Wings Over Water tells the story of the epic journeys of three amazing bird families – the Sandhill Crane, the Yellow Warbler and the Mallard Duck.

$5

1:00 p.m.

3D Film: Located in the 3D Theater

3D Film

Blue Whales >

3D Theater, 25-minute film

Go on a journey of a lifetime to explore the world of the magnificent blue whale.

$5

Planetarium: Located in the center of the building. From the Lobby walk past the Discovery Store and the Young Explorers Area to arrive at the Planetarium.

Planetarium

Diving into the Blue Planet >

A-level, 30 minutes

Join us for our live and interactive planetarium programs!

$5

1:45 p.m.

Planetarium: Located in the center of the building. From the Lobby walk past the Discovery Store and the Young Explorers Area to arrive at the Planetarium.

Planetarium

Planetarium Pilots >

1:45–2:45 p.m. A-level

Blast off and choose your own space adventure in Planetarium Pilots! Take the controls in our Planetarium dome and decide where you’ll explore.

2:00 p.m.

3D Film: Located in the 3D Theater

3D Film

Wings Over Water >

3D Theater, 20-minute film

Discover the unexpected wonders of nature that are right under our noses in our own backyards!

$5

2:30 p.m.

Animal Ambassador: Located in the 3D Theater

Activity

Critter Connection >

20 minutes, Animal Discovery Zone, C-Level

Come learn about animals with the help of one of our very special animal ambassadors that live in the Animal Discovery Zone!

3:00 p.m.

Planetarium: Located in the center of the building. From the Lobby walk past the Discovery Store and the Young Explorers Area to arrive at the Planetarium.

Planetarium

Traditions of the Summer Sky >

A-level, 30 minutes

Join us for our live and interactive planetarium programs!

$5

3D Film: Located in the 3D Theater

3D Film

Blue Whales >

3D Theater, 20-minute film

Go on a journey of a lifetime to explore the world of the magnificent blue whale.

$5

4:00 p.m.

3D Film: Located in the 3D Theater

3D Film

Wings Over Water >

3D Theater, 20-minute film

Wings Over Water tells the story of the epic journeys of three amazing bird families – the Sandhill Crane, the Yellow Warbler and the Mallard Duck.

$5

Science on a Sphere: Located on the left-hand side of the building, past Design Quest

Science on a Sphere®

Journey to Jupiter;

Note: times & availability subject to change; 15-minute sphere show

Join us for a facilitated program with stunning animations from real planetary data displayed on a six-foot-diameter globe!

5:00 p.m.

The Lawrence closes. See you tomorrow!