Kentucky Science Center


727 W Main St
Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: 502-561-6100
Phone: 800-591-2203

Map / Directions Map / Directions

Hours:
Sun-Thu 9:30am-5pm; Fri-Sat 9:30am-9pm

Type:
Family Friendly, IMAX Theaters, Museums, Science Museums

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10BEST Says

Museums: The Kentucky Science Center strives to bring out the scientist in you via exhibits, programs and IMAX® films that are both educational and entertaining. This phenomenal hands-on facility has something for everyone! For adults, there's special events like the annual "ExBeeriment" with retro beer commercials in the theater, food trucks, and a free adult lecture series. Permanent exhibits include air, water, and sea environmental collections, educational information on human body, the hands-on, "Science in Play," and the "World we Create," that showcases manufacturing, transportation, chemistry, architecture, physics, engineering and communication. The Science center is right across from the Louisville Slugger Museum. Parking is an additional $5.


Insider Tips

Local Expert Says:

Museums: "After 5pm on Fridays and Saturdays, admission is only $5."

Best for Museums Because: A fun attraction for families, everyone will learn something before they leave.

10Best List photo 10BEST says

Museums: The Kentucky Science Center strives to bring out the scientist in you via exhibits, programs and IMAX® films that are both educational and entertaining. This phenomenal hands-on facility has something for everyone! For adults, there's special events like the annual "ExBeeriment" with retro beer commercials in the theater, food trucks, and a free adult lecture series. Permanent exhibits include air, water, and sea environmental collections, educational information on human body, the hands-on, "Science in Play," and the "World we Create," that showcases manufacturing, transportation, chemistry, architecture, physics, engineering and communication. The Science center is right across from the Louisville Slugger Museum. Parking is an additional $5.

10Best List photo Insider Tips

Local Expert Anjali Mansukhani Says:

Museums: "After 5pm on Fridays and Saturdays, admission is only $5."

Best for Museums Because: A fun attraction for families, everyone will learn something before they leave.

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