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Monday: CLOSED (except for select no-school days)
Tuesday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Friday: 10:00am – 7:00pm*
Saturday: 10:00am – 5:00pm**
Sunday: 10:00am – 5:00pm

*Friday evening Laser Shows featured at 7pm & 8pm
**Closed during all UO Home Football Games 

Closed on New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas
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Eugene Science Center Members
Planetarium Show$7.50Free!$6Member Rate*
Combo (Exhibits + 1 Planetarium Show)$12Free!$10Member Rate*
Additional Planetarium Shows$6Free!$5Member Rate*
Laser Show$7.50Free!$6Member Rate*

*Member rates:

Eugene Science Center Members receive a 50% discount for all Planetarium and Laser shows. Special pricing also applies to seasonal events, programs such as Tot Discovery Days, and other select special events.

Eugene Science Center accepts payments via cash, personal check, and all major credit cards

Guest Guidelines

Eugene Science Center is a weapons-free and smoke-free facility.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by someone over 16 at all times.

Food and beverages are not allowed in the exhibit and planetarium areas. Guests are welcome to use our Community Room which has a natural snack and beverage vending machine. Guests are also welcome to bring their own food and drinks to enjoy in our Community Room, which is typically open to all guests except when rented or booked for special meetings and events.

Eugene Science Center welcomes everyone regardless of race, ethnicity, income, ability, gender or gender identity, age, sexual orientation, or any other aspect of human identity.

Museums For All

Eugene Science Center has joined with more than 900 museums to offer Museums For All. Individuals and families who show an EBT card and a valid photo ID will receive the following admission benefits (for up to 6 family members total):

  • Admission to the Exhibit Hall for $1.00 per person
  • Admission to Planetarium Shows for $3.75 per person per show
  • Admission to Tot Discovery Days is 50% off per person

Our Museums For All program is sponsored in part by the Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation, the Autzen Foundation, and the Walmart Community Grant Program. If you’re interested in helping sponsor this museum access program, please email Peter Kukla, or call him at (541) 682-7883.
Thank you for your support!

Museums for All


2300 Leo Harris Parkway, Eugene, OR 97401

Eugene Science Center is located on Kalapuya ilihi, the traditional homeland of the Kalapuya people, many of whom are now citizens of the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde and the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians.

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