Tourist Information

Welcome to Toronto!

We’re excited to have you visit the Ontario Science Centre. Spark your curiosity and explore the wonders of science and innovation with hands-on exhibits, live science shows and demonstrations, a rainforest and a giant IMAX® Dome theatre.

Fun fact: We’ve welcomed more than 54 million visitors since we opened in 1969.


Save with CityPASS

Spend less, experience more. Save 38% off admission to the Ontario Science Centre plus four  other Toronto attractions for one low price. Visit the attractions at your own pace, in any order, over a 9-day period.

CityPASS includes:
CN Tower
Casa Loma
Royal Ontario Museum
Ripley's Aquarium of Canada
Toronto Zoo or Ontario Science Centre

CityPASS pricing:
Adult: $105.97 (a $171 value)
Child (4-12): $72.92 (a $107 value)

You can purchase your CityPASS when you arrive at the Science Centre or online. If you buy your CityPASS online, just present it at the Membership desk when you arrive.

Save 38%


Get money back with the Ontario Staycation Tax Credit

Through the Ontario Staycation Tax Credit, Ontario residents traveling within the province this year can save up to 20% on accommodation expenses—including stays at hotels, resorts, vacation rental properties and more.

Individuals are able to claim up to a maximum of $1,000 and up to $2,000 for a family. That means you can get $200 or $400 back, respectively, on your accommodation.

You can save even more by booking with one of our partner hotels listed below. And remember to hang on to your receipts for tax season! Learn more.


Hotel Offers

Save on general admission to the Science Centre when you stay at any of our partner hotels. Hotel packages include one-night accommodation with discounted general admission. Please visit individual hotel websites for details and available upgrades.

Please note that offers and their availability are subject to change and are not valid for groups (see Group Visits for more information).

Featured hotels

Contact your preferred hotel to book your stay today.

Chelsea Hotel Toronto
Chelsea Hotel Toronto

What sets it apart? A large hotel located in the downtown core (walking distance to shopping, theatre, nightlife and attractions). 

Chelsea
Comfort Inn
Comfort Inn Toronto Northeast

What sets it apart? Pet-friendly, business-friendly and easy highway access. 

Comfort Inn
Toronto Don Valley Hotel + Suites
Toronto Don Valley Hotel & Suites

What sets it apart? Family-friendly and minutes from the Science Centre.

Toronto Don Valley

Ontario Science Centre has been awarded a #SafeTravels Stamp by @WTTC (World Travel & Tourism Council) for adopting health and hygiene global standardized protocols.

Safe Travels