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Museum of Discovery & Science


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There is always something new happening at the Museum of Discovery and Science. Spend a day of discovery exploring hundreds of interactive exhibits including the new EcoDiscovery Center. Visitors can take a ride on the Everglades Airboat Adventure, experience hurricane force winds in the Storm Center, dig for fossils alongside a giant prehistoric megalodon, get close to a confrontation between a saber-toothed cat and an Imperial mammoth, and enjoy the playful antics of North American river otters in their two-story indoor/outdoor habitat. See exciting science demonstrations, and presentations by community experts. Discover the amazing Everglades in the Florida EcoScapes exhibit. Hang out with bats, turtles and sharks. Be charmed by a 6-foot-long snake. Take a ride to Mars or soar through the skies in an FA-18 cockpit simulator or take a simulated ride in the 7D Theater. And immerse yourself in a five-story-high film adventure at the AutoNation® IMAX 3D Theater, home of the BIGGEST screen in South Florida. Whether you’re two or 82 visit the Museum of Discovery and Science and enjoy a full day of family fun.The Museum is open seven days a week, 365 days a year; Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. with extended IMAX® hours on most evenings. Combo Ticket prices (Exhibits & IMAX Experience Film) are $20 for adults and seniors; $17 for children 2-12. Exhibits only tickets prices are $14 adults; $13 seniors; $12 children 2-12. To purchase advance tickets, call 954.713.0930. For show times, visit The Museum of Discovery and Science is located downtown at 401 SW Second Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33312. For more information about the Museum, visitors should call 954.467.MODS (6637) or visit our web site at

  • Activities:
  • Educational Sessions Available, Natural Wildlife Viewing,
  • Amenities:
  • Bus Parking, Covered Parking/Garage, First Aid Station
  • Average Visit Time:
  • 2 - 3 hours,


National Parks Adventure 3D

Now - September 29, 2016
National Parks Adventure takes audiences on the ultimate off-trail adventure into America’s awe-inspiring great outdoors. For 100 years, such spectacularly wild and beautiful places as Yellowstone, Yosemite, the Everglades, the Redwoods, and Arches have been a living monument to the nation’s vast and untamed wilderness. Now, captured with IMAX® 3D cameras and shown in full glory on the world’s largest screens, National Parks Adventure celebrates the majesty of these treasured landscapes. Join world-class mountaineer Conrad Anker, adventure photographer Max Lowe, and climber Rachel Pohl as they bike, hike and climb across America’s most prist ...Read More>> ne parks, revealing a tapestry of natural wonders that will inspire the adventurer in us all. Narrated by Robert Redford. Read Less



Now - December 31, 2016
Our world—a magnificent blue planet, dotted with gossamer clouds and gleaming in the brilliant flood of sunlight—is changing. From space, the Earth blazes at night with the electric intensity of human expansion across the globe. But it is within our power to protect the planet. While we continue to explore and gain knowledge of our galaxy, we also develop a deeper connection to the place we all call home. From The Walt Disney Studios, IMAX and Toni Myers—the acclaimed filmmaker behind celebrated IMAX documentaries Blue Planet, Hubble 3D, and Space Station 3D—A Beautiful Planet presents a breath-taking visualization of our world and a hopeful ...Read More>> ook into the future of humanity. Read Less


Ocean Explorers Camp

Now - August 12, 2016
Incoming 7th and 8th Graders Offered June 20 – 24, 2016 or July 18 – 22, 2016 or August 8 – 12, 2016 Campers will spend two days at the Museum and three days at FAU’s SeaTech in Dania Beach exploring coastal marine and coral reef ecosystems. They will conduct estuary and barrier island field work and tour FAU’s ocean engineering and electronics labs, submarine, and flow tunnel. Plus, learn about sea turtles, marine science careers, and design, build, and race a solar-powered boat. Fee: $300 per five-day camp - includes all workshop materials. Call: 954.713.0930.



Now - June 29, 2016
We always knew they were coming back. After INDEPENDENCE DAY redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global catastrophe on an unimaginable scale. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring our world back from the brink of extinction. This film is not yet rated.


Tarzan and the Jungle

July 02, 2016 - July 03, 2016
Jungle Agility Course Think you can swing through the trees like Tarzan…test your skills with this agility course! Safari Binoculars Make your own set of binoculars to take on your jungle adventure. Poisonous vs. Nonpoisonous Plants Some plants can be poisonous if you eat them. Others can hurt you if you get them on your skin. Learn all about these dangerous plants. Jungle Disguise Camouflage yourself to look just like your favorite jungle animal. Community Partner Bird Lovers Club



July 13, 2016 - July 20, 2016
Sony Pictures’ highly anticipated summer tentpole Ghostbusters, from director Paul Feig, will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX® 3D format and released into IMAX® theatres domestically on July 15, with select international territories set to begin the day prior. The new film stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, and Chris Hemsworth, from a screenplay written by Feig & Kate Dippold, based on the film Ghostbusters, written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis and directed by Ivan Reitman. Reitman and Amy Pascal produced. This film is not yet rated.


Ice Cream Science Weekend

August 20, 2016 - August 21, 2016
Nitro Ice Cream 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. What’s colder than ice? Liquid Nitrogen!! Join us for a liquid nitrogen demonstration with ice cream making and tasting. Origami Ice Cream Satisfy your sweet tooth with this calorie-free origami ice cream cone. Ice Cream Lab 12:00 p.m. • 1:00 p.m. • 2:00 p.m. • 3:00 p.m. I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Learn how to make your very own personalized ice cream. Maximum 30 children. Special Guest Presentation Kilwins Cocoa Talk 2:30 p.m. Did you know that chocolate is made from the cocoa bean plant? Learn more about chocolate from our local Kilwins sweets shop.

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