Inspiring Scientific Discovery and a Love of Learning for All
September through March
Closed on Thanksgiving,
Christmas, New Years Day,
Easter, and the
Saturday of e-cubed.
NOTICE: HSC will be closed Sept. 4-8 for our annual clean-up, repair, and maintenance week.
Children ages 2-11 - $5
Youth 12 and over - $7
Seniors (65 or better)
and military - $6
When groups arrive they are given a brief introduction to HSC before entering the exhibit area (restroom locations, use of exhibits, no running, treatment of animals, handling of merchandise, etc). We suggest having the students spend time on the floor prior to having a demonstration. Click here to view available demonstrations.
The HSC store may be viewed as an exhibit, and visitors are welcome to look through it. However, we do discourage handling of merchandise out of respect for future buyers. No more than 8-10 students may be in the store at one time and they should have an adult present. All marked prices include tax. Staff members will place purchases into individually marked bags for pickup by teachers upon departure.
Buses can discharge and pick up students in front of Headwaters Science Center. The bus may be parked at the waterfront parking lot near the visitor center. Bus drivers are welcome to enter the exhibit area at no charge. For more information on fees, click here.
Here are a few ways that you can help make your visit to the Headwaters Science Center an