Programs and Camps - Kentucky Science Center
Kentucky Science Center is open 7 days a week, 9:30AM - 5PM. Advance tickets are recommended. Masks are required for all guests ages 2 and over.

Programs and Camps

Programs and Camps

Looking for fun ways to Do Science? You’re in the right place. From free PlayDates for kids under four, to forums for adults who like to geek out (and everything in-between) Kentucky Science Center programs aim to make science learning personal, fun, participatory, and relevant, for everyone.

Early Childhood (0-4)


Playdates let little ones freely investigate in Science in Play.

School's Out Science Camps

Imagine, discover, get messy, and learn while engaging in play, hands-on exploration, and creative activities.

Children and Families (5-12)

MakerPlace Workshops

Tinker, hack, design, and build – the Maker movement empowers the next generation of inventors and the MakerPlace gives them the tools to explore their creative ideas. Workshops are designed for ages 8 or older.

Science Celebrations

Science Celebrations offer your class the opportunity to interact with regional businesses and STEAM practitioners as they showcase their own real-world experiences.

No Limits Family Nights

Interactive investigations for families of children with special needs. There are no limitations when you’re doing science!

School's Out Science Camps

Full-day, immersive, hands-on, and content-rich programs that introduce and expand on key science concepts.

Challenger Learning Center

Travel the universe, learn about space exploration, solve real-world problems, and practice the skills used by real astronauts!

Teens (13-19)

Youth Science Summit

Immersive, full-day workshops that empower young adults in STEAM fields by letting them interact with and learn from industry professionals.

School's Out Science Camps

Teen camps are high-content, challenging, collaborative programs that push teens out of their comfort zones and into the future.

Adults (18+)

Eat, Drink, & Do Science

Eat, Drink, and Do Science in a completely kid-free night at your Kentucky Science Center. Each event will feature a unique theme with hands-on activities, drinks, light bites, and access to all our exhibits.