Events & Programs

All Ages Events

There’s always something new to discover at Pacific Science Center. Our events are an opportunity for guests of all ages to join us in our community living room for discussions with local scientists and researchers, and fun hands-on activities. We’re constantly exploring new scientific topics at events for all ages.

Curiosity Days

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Curiosity Days

Curiosity Expo

The next Curiosity Expo is Oct. 5-6! Get curious with a new scientific theme every other month. These weekend-long events are packed with hands-on activities, demonstrations and discussions.

Tinker Tank

Test hypotheses and create innovations in our hands-on tinkering space that offers daily engineering and design challenges.

Artist in Residence

Observe, learn, and interact with a working artist at the Artist Living Studio with our Artists in Residence.

Meet A Scientist

Discover current research from leading local organizations and the scientists themselves.

Startup In Residence

The Startup in Residence program brings the latest innovations from local businesses. Experience each startup’s cutting-edge technology.


Laser Dome

See an immersive laser experience featuring stunning imagery and powerful sound.

Curiosity Days

Science in the City

Weekly lectures on current science topics and research that include a short presentation, and discussion.

IMAX Movies

See feature films and documentaries on our state-of-the-art theaters featuring the largest screens in Washington.

Railroad Show

All aboard! Meet dozens of model railroaders and experience these magical displays.

Curiosity Days


BubbleFest is back! Join us for a fun-filled day in the sun as we play and experiment with bubbles in our courtyard.

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Members Get More

Ignite your curiosity day after day! Members enjoy unlimited free admission for a year, discounts on events and programs, invitations to exclusive events, as well as passes and discounts on IMAX and Laser shows, and ticketed VR experiences.