Kentucky Science Center is open 7 days a week, 9:30 am-5 pm. Advance tickets
are recommended. Masks are required for all guests over age 2.
Classes at Kentucky Science Center are inquiry-based explorations, designed to hone critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Student teams will ask questions, define problems, determine their investigation, gather and analyze data, and form and defend conclusions. Standard classes are 45 minutes; more in-depth premium classes are 90 minutes.
Pre-K to Grade 12
Standard: 45 Minutes
Premium: 90 Minutes
Shapes & Stuff
Turn shopping into a learning experience that sets important foundational skills in math and science as well as learning and reading.
Organisms and Ecosystems
Students develop a model for how adding a playground in a park could have minimal human impact on an ecosystem.
Energy In Motion
Students generate and evaluate possible options for renewable energy in Kentucky based on its unique criteria and constraints.
Our Dynamic Earth
Students explore how different earth systems like weather, climate, and other phenomena support life and change our landscape over time.
Transformation of Matter
Students will investigate and observe different materials to determine which substances will result in a biodegradable material.
Students will work discover the fundamental role that gravity plays in defining the complex motions of our solar system
Utilize our new makerspace which will allow your students to tinker, invent and explore concepts like circuitry, animation, art, and coding. Students will collaborate with their peers and complete engineering design challenges.
Design Your Own Class
Work one-on-one with an educator to develop a hands-on curriculum that meets your learners’ specific needs.