The Discovery Spot is Now Open. Free, Timed Tickets for Young Scientists (Ages 0-6) and Their Families are Available Onsite at the Museum’s Box Office.
The Discovery Spot is Now Open. Free, Timed Tickets for Young Scientists (Ages 0-6) and Their Families are Available Onsite at the Museum’s Box Office.

Events @ Mods

First Steps in Science Weekends in August

August 13 @ 12:00 pm 5:00 pm

Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Let’s grow together through playful learning! In the Discovery Spot. children ages 0-6 will be able to splash, climb, tinker and explore. We will be celebrating the opening of the Discovery Spot all month long! The new Discovery Spot is here to provide our community’s youngest scientists with their very first steps in science.

And don’t think we forgot about our scientists older than 6! Come visit us in The Hangar Makerspace for activities geared to our more experienced discoverers!

  • Exhibits, Shows and Demos: Step into our portable planetarium for an up-close viewing of One World One Sky. The new gallery, The Discovery Spot, encourages our youngest guests to make exciting discoveries through experiences in the freshly reimagined and beloved Citrus Grove, Ocean to Air and Everglades areas.
  • Animal Encounters: Meet our resident native species alligators, snakes and painted turtles that call MODS home.
  • Watch an IMAX on the GIANT Screen: Animal Kingdom, Arctic: Our Frozen Home, Legend of the Enchanted Reef and MORE!
  • Career Connections: Explore careers in education, marine science and more!

Included with Museum admission.

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