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The Greensboro Science Center is home to three great attractions in one destination! In Animal Discovery Zoological Park, visitors enjoy close-up encounters with meerkats, howler monkeys, crocodiles, wallabies, gibbons and many more animals! Inside the museum, visitors can come face-to-face with a 36-foot Tyrannosaurus Rex model in Prehistoric Passages: Realm of Dragons, experience wild weather in the Extreme Weather Gallery, take an interactive journey through the human body, visit live snakes in the herpetarium, and enjoy hands-on learning in SciPlay Bay and in our touch lab. The museum is also home to the OmniSphere Theater, where visitors young and old can watch awe-inspiring, full-dome digital, laser and eye-popping 3D shows. The Wiseman Aquarium, North Carolina’s first inland aquarium features sharks, stingrays, penguins, otters, fishing cats, hundreds of fish and much more!

The Greensboro Science Center also offers a wide variety of educational programs, field trips and science workshops for children pre-K through high school.  The TriceraShop offers unique gifts for children and adults of all ages!

Visit our website www.greensboroscience.org for more information and a calendar of events.

HOURS
9 AM to 5 PM (the zoo closes at 4 PM seasonally)

ADMISSION
Members: Free
Adults (ages 14 – 64): $13.50
Seniors (ages 65+): $12.50
Children (ages 3 – 13): $12.50
Children 2 and Under: Free

Parking is free. The Meerkat Cafe is located on site and offers a variety of hot and cold lunch options and drinks. Snack and vending machines are also on premise.

Greensboro Science Center, 4301 Lawndale Drive, Greensboro, NC 27455

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