Open Daily:
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Current Time:
3:34 AM
Directions:
727 W Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 561-6100
KSCInfo@LouisvilleKY.gov
Kentucky Science Center is open 7 days a week, 9:30 AM - 5 PM. Advance tickets are strongly suggested.

Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit

Kentucky Science Center strongly suggests all guests purchase tickets in advance due to continued capacity restrictions. Click the link below to get started.

Kentucky Science Center is closed on Kentucky Derby Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, along with several select staff training days throughout the year.

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Prices

There are 3 options for regular admission: “Exhibits,” which is a self-guided tour of the Kentucky Science Center; “Movie-Only,” to watch one film in our four-story theater; and “Combo Ticket,” which combines the two: entry to our exhibits and one movie of your choice.

Non-Member Price
 
 
Exhibits Only
Kids 2-12
$13 per ticket
Adults 13 and Over
$17 per ticket
Movie
Documentary Movies
$8 per ticket
Hollywood Movies
$10 per ticket
Combo Ticket
(Exhibits + Movie)
Kids 2-12
$18 per ticket
Adults 13 and Over
$22 per ticket
Member Price
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Exhibits Only
Kids 2-12
Free!
Adults 13 and Over
Free!
Movie
Documentary Movies
$6 per ticket
Hollywood Movies
$8 per ticket
Combo Ticket
(Exhibits + Movie)
Exhibits +
Documentary Movie
$6 per ticket
Exhibits + 
Hollywood Movie
$8 per ticket

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Directions

Kentucky Science Center is located at 727 West Main Street, on the corner of 8th and Main Streets.

From 64 West:

Take 3rd Street/River Road exit, EXIT 5B toward Downtown.

A right on River Road will lead you to our Parking Lot.

From 64 East:

Take the 9th Street/Roy Wilkins Ave exit, EXIT 4, toward Downtown.

Keep left to take the Market Street ramp.

Turn left onto Market Street.

Turn left onto 7th Street.

Turn left onto West Main Street, and KSC will be on your right. From Main Street, you can take a right on 9th street, taking a right onto the street behind the Frazier to reach our parking lot on the left at the following intersection.

TARC Routes:

Route 4, Route 77

Parking

Our parking area is located directly behind Kentucky Science Center, at the intersection of River Road and Eighth Street, under I-64. Parking is $8 daily. Science Center members enjoy a discounted $6 rate. Our parking kiosk accepts credit/debit cards only. Visitors with cash may pay for their parking at Kentucky Science Center before exiting.

Bus Parking

School and charter buses are welcome to pick up and unload passengers at the front of the Kentucky Science Center building on Main Street. From there, bus drivers can find on-street parking just a little farther down Main Street, or on 9th, 10th, or 11th Streets.

Click here for up-to-date information about downtown Louisville road closures.

Additional Policies

Photography

During your visit, Kentucky Science Center and/or the media may take photos or video to be used by Kentucky Science Center or its designees. If you are photographed at Kentucky Science Center, your image may be used without your prior consent and without compensation on any media, including websites, brochures, flyers, blogs, and social media sites. If you do not want your image used, please inform the Ticket Desk staff upon check-in.

Guests are encouraged to take personal photos or videos during your visit. Professional photographers/videographers or anyone who would like to use photos or footage of Kentucky Science Center exhibits, programs, or events for commercial, public, or artistic purposes should contact the Kentucky Science Center Communications Manager at least 10 days in advance of your visit to secure appropriate permissions.

Weapons

Firearms and other deadly weapons are strictly prohibited at Kentucky Science Center.