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A Science Adventure Right at Your Fingertips
Welcome to Discovery Center Museum of Rockford, Illinois, a hands-on science experience for the whole family.
Enjoy A Year of Discovery
Become a member of Discovery Center Museum and receive free admission for the family to our museum and over 200 more!
Discovery Center has private parties down to a science!
Our experienced staff does all the work, so you and your group can have all the fun! Party packages range from a simple room rental to our Deluxe Birthday Bash.
Monday - Sunday,
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Only closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & Easter Sunday
The Outdoor Discovery Park is open until 4:30 p.m. weather permitting. The Park is included with Museum Admission.
Free - Members and children age one and younger
Discovery Center Museum
711 North Main Street
Rockford IL 61103
is a United Way
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11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Turn cranberries into chemistry, engage in fruitcake physics, and find out what happens to whipped cream when it’s dropped in liquid nitrogen. Bring the family and kick off the holiday season with extraordinary demos and festive arts and crafts. Included with Discovery Center admission.