Plan Your Visit

Admission Pricing

Our mission is to ignite curiosity in every child, and to fuel a passion for discovery, experimentation, and critical thinking in all of us. We strive to make everything PacSci has to offer available to everyone in our community.


General Admission

General admission tickets include all PacSci exhibits, including the Tropical Butterfly House, the Tinker Tank Maker Space, and Planetarium shows (free timed tickets required). Add-ons available for immersive IMAX movies, laser shows, and Virtual Reality experiences!

Adults (16-64): $25.95
Seniors (65+): $23.95
Youth (6-15): $17.95
Child (3-5): $13.95
Members (Join us!): FREE



Planetarium Show (recommended for ages 4+): FREE; timed ticket required
IMAX Documentary: FREE for members / $6.75–$10.75 with general admission
Afternoon Laser Show: FREE for members; $5 with general admission
VR Experiences: FREE for members; $3–15 with general admission


Evening Laser Show

Evening Laser Show: Members free with benefit passes, $10 after / General Public, $14

Experience the brilliant imagery and immersive sound. View the Laser Dome calendar


Feature IMAX Movies

IMAX Feature: Members, $11.95 – $15.95 or free with passes / General Public, $11.95 – $16.95

See films in Seattle’s ultimate IMAX expeirence. View the IMAX calendar

Discounted Admissions


Access Memberships

PacSci’s Family and Youth Access Memberships offer free or discounted membership for low-income families, foster youth, and youth experiencing homelessness. Learn more


ASTC Passport Members

Visiting from out of town, and a member of a partner organization participating in the ASTC Passport Program? Then your admission to PacSci is free! PacSci members enjoy free admission to more than 350 other science centers around the world, too. Learn more



Discounts available for groups of 10 or more. Customized packages available. Reservations required. Learn more



There’s plenty to do at PacSci for kids of all ages. Teens enjoy $5 admission to all PacSci exhibits, laser shows, and IMAX documentaries through TeenTix. Learn more


Field Trips

Special pricing for students, and one complimentary adult general admission for every 10 students. Financial assistance available. Learn more


Military Discounts

Discounted admission rates are available at the door with valid ID for active duty, retiree, reservist, and Department of Defense employees and their families. Discounts do not apply to Feature IMAX movies and cannot be combined with other coupons or offers.

Accessibility at PacSci

Pacific Science Center is committed to fostering a welcoming and inclusive space for all people, and is dedicated to offering accessibility for all our guests and making your visit both comfortable and memorable.

Terms and Conditions

Prices, schedules, and hours are subject to change. Please review our exchange and refund policy.