Through science and nature, we ignite wonder and empower dreams. We are passionately curious. We explore the unknown and try new things. We love to learn, and to spark wonder and curiosity in others. Play is FUNdamental to our work and our approach to life.
We wonder, we imagine, we create, we tinker, and we go on incredible adventures. We are a positive, accessible, and culturally safe place. We invite all members of our community to enjoy shared experiences. We aim to create impactful and meaningful experiences for our audiences.
Collaborative - Great ideas often come from unexpected places, so we welcome a diversity of voices.
Why We Matter To You:
How We Do It Better
We provides children and families with access to cutting-edge, curriculum-linked galleries, films and hands-on educational programs. We house the OMNIMAX® Theatre, featuring one of the largest dome screens in the world. These activities inspire the development of inquisitive minds and positive curiosities towards science and technology that lay the groundwork for a thriving, knowledge-based economy for British Columbia.
We aim to touch the lives of more British Columbian families and students with 600,000 visitors each year.
We provide programs, courses and camps that allow you to delve deeper into science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Check out our home science learner's clubs, robotics clubs, family science nights, teen events, and Secondary School field trips.
What We've Got To Show
We have over 100,000 sq.ft. with a number of exhibit areas and galleries including Kidspace (a gallery for 2 to 6 year olds), the Science Theatre, Our World Gallery (about sustainable communities), Eureka! Gallery (about on physical sciences) and BodyWorks (a transportable gallery exploring human life sciences). Four teaching labs/classrooms, unique science store (Kaleidoscope), a convenient concession stand (Snack Lab) and a Triple O’s restaurant.
Why We're Different
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What They Say
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