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Special Winter Activities All Season Long

 

Celebrate and explore with your friends and family at PacSci over the holiday season. Create art, try immersive group VR experiences, and be among the first to try experimental and emerging technologies all December long.

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Winter Hours

  • December 23: Open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • December 24: Open 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
  • December 25: PacSci and IMAX closed
  • December 26 – January 5, 2020: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Activities and Experiences

Planetarium

Ongoing
Blast-off to the outer reaches of the universe and explore planets in our live, immersive shows. Special, winter-themed presentations of Winter Skies are showing throughout December.
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Warm Up in the Tropical Butterfly House

Ongoing
Step into the Tropical Butterfly House and experience a special world with hundreds of free flying butterflies and colorful, fragrant flowers.
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Tinker Tank

Ongoing
Create miniature ugly sweaters, a cardboard gingerbread city, snowy stop motion animations, and decorate the Tinker Tank with lights!
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Early Access Beta: Expedition Titan

Ongoing
Be the first to try this cutting edge VR experience while helping and giving feedback to one of our Startups in Residence.
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Visit PacSci as a Group

Ongoing
Bring the spirit of the season to life for your group. Schedule a group reservation for 10 or more with advance reservations.
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Give the Gift of Curiosity

Purchase a Gift Membership, the gift that keeps on giving.
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Special Events

Experience SNOWZONE

December 21 – January 5, 2020
Experience the magic of winter like never before and step into an artistic light and sound installation with snow.
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Laser Winter Magic

Ongoing
See and afternoon show of Laser Winter Magic and experience a playlist celebrating all that winter brings in the Northwest.
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Snowball Fights

December 21 – January 5, 2020
Challenge your friends and family to a snowball fight in SNOWZONE! Snowball fights occur daily at at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
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Spectra

December 31, 9 p.m. 
Set your New Year’s Eve ablaze at Spectra, the most sensational New Year’s Eve party in Seattle!
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Back from the Brink

Ongoing
Experience on the giant screen the remarkable true story of three animal species rescued from the brink of extinction. Learn more

Model Railroad Show

January 18-20, 2020 
All aboard! Meet dozens of model railroaders and experience these magical displays.
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Members Get More

Become a member and enjoy:
  • Unlimited admission for a full year.
  • Members-only events like previews of new documentaries, after-hours open houses and planetarium shows.
  • Passes for guests, IMAX® documentaries and laser shows.
  • Members-only discounts at the Café, Store and on programs like camps, birthday parties and 21+ events.
  • And much more!

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