Spring Break Activities!

Kids Out of School?

Drop by the Science Centre for some family fun March 25 – April 2!

Angry Birds Universe, the exhibition, is now open! The whole family will enjoy this wildly interactive exhibition, where YOU can BE the bird!

Experience Alberta's Largest Movie Screen!

Dream Big

Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all.

Mysteries of China

Behold the secrets of a forgotten past and uncover an epic archaeological discovery, 2,000 years in the making. 

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, and an all-new epic adventure...

IMAX Theatre Showtimes 

This Weekend in the Galleries: 

Race against the clock to complete one of our engineering challenges!

Join us on the ESSO Skywalk to create a spaghetti tower, build a leak-proof pail out of paper and construct a weight bearing structure out of 4 pieces of paper and 4 rubber bands.

1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.         Exploration Station

Science Comes Alive!

Watch entertaining and educational live science demonstrations performed right before your eyes on our Science Demo Stage

Explore Dinosaurs, Animals, Astronomy & More!

Drop into Discoveryland to listen to a story, play games, solve puzzles, do arts & crafts and use your imagination to explore your surroundings!

11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.         Storytime
2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.             Jr. Scientists Exploration Station

Take A Walk On The Wild Side! 

Join us on the ESSO Skywalk for hands-on activities and the opportunity to meet some of the TWOSE Critters.

2:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.         TWOSE Critters

Be One With Nature!

Dive into the Syncrude Environment Gallery to get to know our friendly sea-creatures and other TWOSE Critters. You might even meet our adorable sugar gliders, or our bearded dragon, or even one of our tarantulas!

11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.          Touch Tank Exploration
12:00 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.         TWOSE Critters
1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.              Touch Tank Exploration
3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.              Touch Tank Exploration

Explore Your World!

Using TWOSE’s iconic 6-foot diameter projection system to visually enhance presentations, our staff scientists will take you on in-depth and interactive explorations of severe weather patterns and the effect plate tectonics have on natural disasters like earthquakes and tsunamis. Showing in the Syncrude Environment Gallery:

Monday to Saturday          3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
Sunday                                1:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.

Train Like An Astronaut!

Experience what it feels like to be in a tumble spin during re-entry when you visit The Body Fantastic (Allard Family Gallery). What are you waiting for? Take a spin!

11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.           Multi-Axis Trainer Trials
3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.              Multi-Axis Trainer Trials

Perform a Strawberry DNA Extraction!

Visit The Body Fantastic (Allard Family Gallery) to explore our drop-in anatomy and physiology station.

1:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.              Human Body Exploration Station 

Drop In On Science!

Create, compete, tinker, test, and build your way through a wide variety of activities in The Science Garage

“DREAM BIG” Drop-In Workshops:

Monday - Thursday          12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday - Saturday             10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.                                               & 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Sunday                              10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.                                               & 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

  1. Highway Interchange Madness  
  2. Program your Humanoid Robot Friend
  3. Skyscraper Challenge
  4. Windy Tower Challenge
  5. Bridge Building!
  6. Wind Tunnel Challenge
Workshops will change daily!

Mini Make & Take’s
Anytime the workshop is open Monday to Friday
$10 tickets at the Box Office

  • Catapults 
  • Brushbots 
  • Paper Circuits 

Go on a Fantastic Voyage through the Universe & more…

Planetarium shows in the Margaret Zeidler Star Theatre

All activities are included in Science Centre Admission with the exception of IMAX films and Feature Exhibitions. Schedules are subject to change without notice.