Discovery Place

CHARLOTTE – As local students head back to school, Discovery Place is preparing for the new academic year with the return to our fall operating schedule.

Discovery Place Science will be OPEN on Monday, September 2, for Labor Day, however our three other Museums – Discovery Place Nature, Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville and Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham – will remain closed for Labor Day. All four of our Museums will be CLOSED September 3-6, for annual staff training.

Fall operating hours begin Saturday, September 7. See each Museum’s fall hours below:

Discovery Place Science

Monday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: noon – 5:00 p.m.

*Discovery Place Science will be closed Thursday, September 26, for the Museum’s annual One Night Wonder celebration.

Discovery Place Nature

Mondays: Closed

Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: noon – 5:00 p.m.

Discovery Place Kids

Mondays: Closed

Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Sunday: noon – 5:00 p.m.

All Museums will be closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

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