A Science Centre host in a white labcoat delivers a demonstration in the HotZone while standing beside a large model of a space shuttle.
We've got plenty for you to see and do at the Science Centre! 

Show times may vary daily. Please check boards on Levels 4 and 6 upon arrival.

Planetarium Shows

Sit back in Toronto's only public planetarium as a Live Presenter takes you on a fantastic voyage to the Moon, the Solar System or beyond!

Eyes on the Skies (ages 0-5):
For children 5 years and under WITH their caregivers. Learn about the nighttime sky through singing, connect-the-stars constellations and a journey to the moon!

Weekdays at 10:15 a.m.
Weekends and holidays at 11 a.m.

Lunar Impact (age 5+): 
The Moon has long inspired wonder and imagination, shining brightly as a beacon in our sky.  Take a journey through lunar history to explore the origins of the Moon, experience the spirit of adventure and sense of isolation of the first Moon travellers, and discover how living on the Moon could shape the future of Earth and humanity.


Weekdays check boards for times.
Weekends and holidays at 2 p.m.

The Sky Tonight (age 5+): 
Discover what’s visible in the sky tonight and learn about upcoming celestial events.

Weekdays check boards for times.
Weekends and holidays at 12 p.m.


Space
Level 4


Papermaking Demonstration

Discover the ancient art of papermaking! See how pulp made from cloth and plants turns into the paper that ends up in your recycling bin.

Weekdays at 12 p.m.
Weekends and holidays at 12:30 & 3:30 p.m.

Rock Paper Science Hall
Level 6


The Energy Show

Get ready to uncover the world’s ultimate source of power – all in the name of science!

Learn more about The Energy Show.

 

Weekends and Holidays 1:00 and 3:00

Imperial Oil Auditorium
Level 1


A Hair-raising Experience

Get charged up at our classic Ontario Science Centre experience. Take a picture to capture your turn with our iconic Van de Graaff generator.

Weekdays at 11:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.
Weekends and holidays at 11 a.m., 2 & 4 p.m.

Imperial Oil Auditorium Mezzanine
Level 1


Engage with our Hosts!

Science Happens HereHave a question? Ask a Host. Look for our Science Centre Hosts animating demonstrations and engaging in Science on every level.

Spot the sign posts for "Science Happens Here" and explore science topics in depth - from bones to birds, planets and puzzles and a whole lot more.

Please note: Programs may vary daily. Please check boards on Levels 4 and 6 for show times upon arrival.