Events & Programs
Help Queen Elphaba
find the lost butterfly
Be Curious. Game On.
Curiosity levels up at the PacSci Summer of Games. Solve, strategize, work together, and go deep into the science of play, all summer long.
Experience the world of games on and offline through virtual events testing your trivia knowledge, livestreamed Science in the City talks with local gaming organizations, visit PacSci in a special Minecraft build, plus at-home activities and suggestions to keep the fun going. No matter what you’re looking for, there’s always something new to discover, explore, and play to keep you curious all summer long.
Check back for event details and registration.
Digital Activities and Experiences
Visit PacSci On Planet Minecraft
PacSci has joined fellow Crafters on Minecraft. Download a map of PacSci through Planet Minecraft.
Explore your favorite exhibits like the dinosaurs and the Tropical Butterfly House. Build onto PacSci in creative mode. Better yet: change it to survival and fight off monsters at PacSci!
Share your adventures and creations with us on social media using #PacSciMinecraft. Happy crafting!
Can’t get enough of our esteemed Elphaba, Queen of the Naked Mole Rats? Neither can we! Elphaba, Queen of the Naked Mole Rats, is in search of a lost butterfly, which has escaped from our Tropical Butterfly House.
Join Elphaba on our Facebook and Instagram accounts (@pacsci) as she goes on a Summer of Games adventure throughout PacSci and the Seattle Center. Vote each Tuesday to help her decide what to do every Thursday at noon and complete her quest! Follow along with #CuriousElphaba and experience our favorite critter’s summer adventure, starting July 14.
Get to know Elphaba in this tell-all interview where she spills her secrets.
Watch PacSci’s Naked Mole Rat Cam, too!
We are proud to be partnering with Ravensburger for Summer of Games!
We all love puzzles, and we’re excited to bring some of your PacSci favorites to Puzzle World, Ravensburger’s digital realm. Butterflies plus puzzles…what could be better! Look for the adjacent puzzles on Puzzle World and see how fast you can solve them.
Play all of Ravensburger’s digital puzzles and have fun solving with friends and family!
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In-person Activities and Experiences
We’re looking forward to welcoming our guests back to PacSci to enjoy all of our game-related experiences that take place year round.
Curiosity Never Closes: Support PacSci
While we are closed to the public, we are still serving the community. We depend on support from you.
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.