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Hours

Please click here for the latest safety information and guidelines. 

The Science Center is open year-round except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Monday - Friday

9:00am – 5:00pm 

Saturday - Sunday

10:00am – 6:00pm

 

Science Center Admission Prices:

 

Adult

(Ages 3-12) Kids (Ages 60+) Seniors Members

General Admission

$17.95 $13.95 $15.95 FREE

Planetarium Shows

Planetarium rates are in addition to general admission

$5.00

$4.00 $5.00 FREE

Conservation Course Mini Golf**

Included in admission!

Included in admission! Included in admission!

FREE

 

Live Science Show Schedule:

DAILY (except for June 19th during Hometown Heroes event)

Time Presentation  Location           
11:30am  Interactive STEM Activity  STEAM Cart
12:00pm (weekdays)
12:30pm (weekends)
 Live Science Demo   Cox Amphitheater 
2:00pm Alternate Science Alternate Science
2:00pm Fri-Sun  Alligator Petting Aquarium 

 

Discounts

Discounts cannot be combined or used in addition to other offers.

MOSAIC

The South Florida Science Center is proud to be a participating museum with the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County's MOSAIC program! Throughout the month of May 2021, discover dozens of discounts on tours, museums, exhibitions, performances and more in The Palm Beaches. Click here for more information.

Blue Star Museum 
The Science Center participates in the Blue Star Museum program, which offers free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Armed Forces Day, May 15, 2021 through Labor Day, September 6, 2021 (with proper ID). Veterans and active-duty military receive a 20% discount on admission year-round. Click here for more information.

Dual Discovery Pass 

See twice as much for one low price! Good for one full day of general admission at the South Florida Science Center & Aquarium, and then use the same pass at the Palm Beach Zoo, that day or even weeks later, for another day of general admission at the second location. Click here for more information.

Bank of America "Museums on Us"
Museums on Us is a monthly promotion offering Bank of America cardholders one free general admission to select museums on the first full weekend of every month (Saturday and Sunday). Guest must present their Bank of America card and photo ID. Free general admission is limited to the cardholder at the participating institution.   Please note: Museums On Us program is not valid with any other discount or offer including Dual Discovery Program or during special events.  ​

Brightline Discount

Ride the Brightline Train and show us your ticket to receive $2 discount off general Science Center admission! Must be redeemed within 7 days from the date on the ticket. One discount per Brightline ticket.

"A" For Science Program
Students in grades K-12 who receive an "A" grade (or highest grade within the given metric) in science on their most recent report card will receive free general admission with the purchase of a paid regular adult ticket. Free admission does not include special events. Report card must be presented at the ticket counter at time of purchase. Children 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. One free child admission per paid adult admission. The offer has no cash value and cannot be combined with other offers or discounts.

Field Research Ranger Program

The Palm Beach County School District and the Resource in Science Education (RISE) Network have developed a Field Research Ranger Program to encourage students to visit 16 natural and cultural organizations within Palm Beach County including the South Florida Science Center.  Students will be able to participate in a fun activity with free admission to the Science Center if they download a passport booklet here. Must be accompanied by full price adult admission.

Military Discount
Veterans and active-duty military receive a 20% discount on admission year-round. 

Do you love Facebook as much as we do?
Receive $2 off general admission when you "check-in" on Facebook at the Science Center.  Guest must show "check-in" on his/her phone to admissions staff. Restrictions: General admission only. May not be redeemed for cash or combined with any other offers, discounts or previous purchases. Excludes special events. Offer good up to four people.

Group discounts are available for parties of 15 or more. Please call (561) 832-2026 or email programs@sfsciencecenter.org to learn more! 

 

Field Trip Forecast

Please note: Field trips have been modified in size and procedures in accordance with CDC Guidelines.

We are proud to serve thousands of school groups with our exhibits and programs annually, however, we understand some guests prefer a quieter environment when visiting our museum. Here is a weekly "forecast" to help you navigate our groups -

Forecast for the week of June 14, 2021:

Monday:  51 Tuesday:  20 Wednesday:  0 Thursday:  110 Friday:  0  

 

Most groups leave by 1:00 pm. The field trip forecast is subject to change.

 

On-site Food Options

We are proud to welcome Nuts about Sugar as our new Cafe resident! Stop by on your next visit to see their new menu items and icy treats.

  

Location & Directions

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is located at -

4801 Dreher Trail North,
  
West Palm Beach, FL 33405  

Phone: (561) 832-1988

Fax: (561) 370-7725

From The Florida Turnpike

Take the Southern Blvd. exit east, past I-95 to the Dreher Park entrance on the right. Turn in Dreher Park and follow Dreher Trail to the South Florida Science Science Center and Aquarium.

From I-95 Heading South

Exit at Southern Boulevard and head east to the Dreher Park entrance on the right. Turn in Dreher Park and follow Dreher Trail to the South Florida Science Science Center and Aquarium.

From I-95 Heading North

Exit at Southern Boulevard and head east to the Dreher Park entrance on the right. Turn in Dreher Park and follow Dreher Trail to the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium.

        

            

         

 

 

Hours

COVID-19 UPDATE: The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium has reopened to the public. Please click here for the latest safety information. 

The Science Center is open year-round except for Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Monday - Friday

9:00am – 5:00pm 

Saturday - Sunday

10:00am – 6:00pm

Prices

General Admission

Reduced to reflect Phase 1 partial reopening

Members

Adult (Ages 3-12) Kids (Ages 60+) Seniors
FREE $14.95 $10.95 $13.95

Planetarium Shows

Planetarium rates are in addition to general admission

Members

Adult (Ages 3-12) Kids (Ages 60+) Seniors

FREE

$5.00

$3.00 $5.00

Conservation Course Mini Golf

Mini Golf rates are included in general admission during Phase 1 reopening

Members

Adult (Ages 3-12) Kids (Ages 60+) Seniors

$5 member adult

$4 member child

$6

$5 $6

**Members receive a complimentary allotment of golf passes with valid membership.

 

Location & Directions

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is located at -

4801 Dreher Trail North,
  
West Palm Beach, FL 33405  

Phone: (561) 832-1988

Fax: (561) 370-7725

From The Florida Turnpike

Take the Southern Blvd. exit east, past I-95 to the Dreher Park entrance on the right. Turn in Dreher Park and follow Dreher Trail to the South Florida Science Science Center and Aquarium.

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