The mission of the Museum of Discovery and Science is to provide experiential pathways to lifelong learning in science for children and adults through exhibits, programs, and films. Founded in 1976 as The Discovery Center, the nonprofit facility serves approximately 400,000 visitors each year.
We invite you to bring your students and groups to the Museum of Discovery and Science, Florida's premier science center, for an exciting hands-on learning adventure, bringing science alive for your students and groups.
Use the links to the left to discover how much we have to offer. Remember we've got fun down to a science!
Use the links below to find additional resources based on current and past museum exhibits.
EDUCATOR RESOURCES (for Exhibits Related items)
National Parks Adventure IMAX 3D
Educator Guide (11Mb PDF file)
Lesson Topics Flyer (0.3Mb PDF file)
(Additional IMAX Educator Resources found Here)
STEM Home School Classes at MODS Flyer (jpeg format)
STEM Home School Classes at MODS Flyer (PDF format)
EXHIBIT (including Traveling) EDUCATOR GUIDES
Wildlife Rescue - Traveling Exhibit
CLICK HERE - Grades K through 4 (PDF file format)
CLICK HERE - Grades 5 through 8 (PDF file format)
Great Ball of Fire - Traveling Exhibit
Exhibit Guide of Educators
Sesame Street - Traveling Exhibit
Exhibit Resource for
Brain - Traveling Exhibit
Teacher’s Activity Guide
Make Every Day Green
Lesson plans based on the Five R’s of Recycling
The Franklin Institute
the first worldwide science museum on-line
Minerals Rock! The Building Blocks of the Universe
Rocks For Kids
Environmental Kids Club
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Kids Saving Energy
Department of Health & Human Services
Learn To Be Healthy
Clyde Butcher’s Wilderness of America