The Ontario Science Centre is temporarily closed to the public. The health and safety of our visitors, staff and community is our top priority. We will continue to follow guidance from public health officials regarding when we are able to reopen and welcome visitors back to the Centre.

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KidSpark Activities

Join us for fun-filled discovery and adventure in Toronto’s only children’s museum! From house-building to music-making, KidSpark’s engaging science activities will be sure to please the whole family!

All KidSpark activities are for children 8 years of age and younger WITH their caregivers. 

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Animal Encounters

March 26 at 1 p.m.
April 1 at 10:30 p.m.
April 5 at 1:30 p.m.
April 10 at 11:30 a.m.
April 23 at 1 p.m.

Join staff of the Live Exhibits Lab and learn about the Science Centre’s very own animal collection. You’ll be invited to interact with several of our resident animals including slithering snakes, turtles, tortoises, chinchillas, our sea creature touch tank and more.

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Science Activity

March 28 & 29 at 1:30 p.m.

Get your brains in motion this winter! Join us for a series of fun, hands-on science activities being offered throughout KidSpark. Topics vary so whether its science experiments or cool art projects, join us for exciting science fun!

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Sensory-friendly Saturdays

First Saturday of the Month from 3-7 p.m.

Join staff from the Geneva Centre for Autism in an interactive sensory-based activity. You and your child will learn about different strategies to help address sensory needs and manage behaviour. 

More information on Sensory-friendly Saturdays

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Eyes on the Skies

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m.
Weekends and holidays at 11 a.m.

A planetarium show for children 5 years and under WITH their caregivers. Learn about the night sky through singing, connect-the-stars constellations and a journey to the Moon! First come, first served, maximum capacity of 50. Doors close at show time.

Level 4

All events are free with admission to the Science Centre and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Children must be accompanied by adults. Please gather at the KidSpark entrance.