Toronto is starting to reopen its doors, and we can’t wait to welcome you back. But it’s going to take us a little longer due to our interactive, high-touch exhibits. We’re working on a comprehensive plan to make sure it’s safe when we open our doors again–so thank you for your patience. As soon as we have more details, we’ll share.

Summer with the Science Centre

Summer with the Science Centre

Spend the summer with us! Science is everywhere and we're bringing it to you. Whether you’re home or away, there are lots of opportunities to experiment, observe, create and discover. So wherever you are, grab your science notebook and let’s get started!

Look at the world with curiosity, wonder…and science. Conduct an experiment. Contribute to citizen science. Repurpose single-use materials. Participate in a virtual workshop. Tune in to a Facebook Live event. Solve a crossword puzzle. Play a round of trivia. There’s an activity for every age, ability and interest!

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The Heat Is On

The Heat is On

Feel the heat! Learn the language of volcanoes, find fireballs in the sky and cook a treat with the Sun—high summer is the perfect time to experiment.


Chill Out

Chill Out

As the mercury rises, cool off with science! From fizzy lemonade to homemade ice cream to local waterways, there are plenty of ways to stay chill.


Our Green Planet

Our Green Planet

It’s time to get your hands dirty with activities that look at the food we grow, the trees that shade us and the creatures that share the world around us. 


The Air Up There

The Air Up There

Air is all around us, but we can’t see it. So, how do we know it’s there? This week, you’ll discover the air around you through aerodynamics, astronomy and art.