Curiosity Happens Here

Join us for your favorite PacSci experiences including live science shows, laser shows, IMAX movies, Tropical Butterfly House, Tinker Tank Makerspace, Planetarium, and much more. Tickets on sale now.


Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (last admission at 4 p.m.) Wednesday through Sunday

Closed Mondays and Tuesdays

Please note PacSci will be closed for general admission on Saturday, October 8. More details to follow. Evening laser and IMAX shows will still be running.

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Please Note: Denny Way entrance is closed

COVID-19 Safety

Please stay home if you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have started testing positive in the last 5 days.

Masks are optional throughout PacSci, and proof of vaccination is not required.

Please mask if you: have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 10 days, have been exposed in the last 5 days, or are unvaccinated and have returned from international travel in the last 5 days.


General admission includes unlimited Planetarium and daytime laser shows (free timed tickets required).

Planetarium shows are limited capacity and sell out quickly; reserve in advance.

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Innovating to increase access to science

Curiosity Never Closes

See how COVID-19 was a catalyst to accelerate our bold transformation into the kind of science institution our community needs, now and in the future.

Since March 2020, PacSci has served 44K students through virtual field trips, 7,700 campers virtually and onsite, and 675K families, educators, and students with our digital collection of Curiosity at Home activities.

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Educational Programs

Science for All

From field trips and summer camps to Science on Wheels, PacSci ignites curiosity for all kinds of kids, educators, and families.

Thank You to Pacific Science Center’s Leading Corporate Supporters

Additional support comes from more than 1,500 individuals, companies and foundations that donate to Pacific Science Center each year, as well as more than 20,000 member households from every corner of Washington State and around the country.