As a hands-on science center, we have mitigation protocols in place to keep the health and safety of our members, visitors, volunteers, and staff top-of-mind. Please review our disclaimer before your visit and consult the current COVID19 risk level for Hughes County at bit.ly/covid-hughesco to decide if a visit is the right decision for you.
Following CDC guidelines, you can opt out of wearing a mask if you are fully vaccinated. Please keep in mind that we mainly serve children under 12 years of age, who can not get vaccinated at this time. Be considered and wear a mask to keep kids and vulnerable visitors safe.
Summer Hours (May 1- August 31)
Winter Hours (Sept 1 - April 30)
Closed: New Year's Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. Check our Facebook page for weather related and incidental closures.
Pricing includes tax.
ASTC Members and kids ages 2 and under are free.
The SDDC is an ASTC passport program member. With your membership in an ASTC Passport member institution, you get free general admission to science centers and museums outside your local area. Join the savviest of science-loving families and adults and visit more than 350 science centers and museums in 20 countries around the world!
10 or more paying visitors: $3.50 per person (incl. tax)
School groups and other tax exempt groups: $3.25 per student, teachers and chaperones free.
We ask our visitors to please follow our guidelines:
Select the day and time you wish to visit the Center in the calendar.
The default length for a visit is 1.5 hours.