Hours and Rates

(During the week, we ask visitors to come to the Science Center at 1115 Robert L. Melson Lane, Newark, DE 19702. The museum is open upon request during that time. Each Saturday, the museum is open to the public without going to the Science Center first.)

Museum & Science Center Hours

Museum & Science Center Admission


Association of Science-Technology Centers

If you’re a member of another science or technology museum that’s located outside the Philadelphia discounts or free admission for Association of Science-Technology Centersregion, you may qualify for a free pass to the Academy through the ASTC Passport Program. See www.astc.org for more information. If you are within the Philadelphia region, please contact us first to see if the membership you have is participating locally.


“Nest” – Photo taken by Isabel Ball 2013.