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.
Grade Levels 3-5
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