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
HSC offers classroom-tested kits for a variety of STEM topics that are available on a rental basis. The rental rate is $40 for a two-week period with a $100 fully refundable deposit. Great Explorations in Math and Science (GEMS) kits were developed by the Lawrence Hall of Science at University of California – Berkeley and includes a GEMS activity guides. HSC also has kits created with input from local educators. The HSC type kit is also available at HSC and not associated with GEMS activity guides.
Click here for a list of our kits, color-coded by grade.
Headwaters Science Center invites all home school families to visit our facilities and chat with our staff. Our exhibit floor is an excellent place to interact with your child’s learning. Organized groups of home school students of 10 or more people qualify for our group rates. Demonstrations, programs and hands-on learning activities are also available with advance reservations. We also rent kits on a wide variety of topics on a first come first served basis.
Please call HSC at 218-444-4472
for additional information.
HSC Soil Science Kit