Budding scientists, adventurers and the curious will love all of the hands on fun and learning opportunities at Museum of Science and Industry. The scientific playground lets children of all ages discover something new at their impressive interactive exhibits and hands-on activities including learning about the human body at The Amazing You exhibit, a giant children’s science center at Kids in Charge! area, staring into the nighttime sky at Saunders Planetarium, and more. Be sure to check out 3D Printing the Future, an exhibit that illustrates 3D printing’s boundless and mind-blowing potential to re-shape how we live, work, and play.
Whether you want to learn about the human body, stare at beautiful free flying butterflies, conquer your fear of heights or watch the latest scientific research and movies on a visually stunning 10,500 square –foot video screen, MOSI can satisfy your inner explorer! Here are just a few exhibits you’ll encounter with your tickets from OrlandoFunTickets.com:
Kids In Charge! The Children’s Science Center at MOSI – The largest children’s center in the world, Kids in Charge! Let’s children create, investigate, activate, and even learn how to become an astronaut in its 25,000 square feet of exhibit space.
3D Printing the Future – This exhibit offers an inspiring glimpse of the future through 3D-printed objects, live demonstrations in Idea Zone®, and hands-on 3D printing.
Sky Trail® Ropes Course & Zip Line – c. Walk on the wild side on MOSI’s Sky Trail Ropes Course where you’ll stand on a 12 – 36 foot high, multilevel structure, and perform challenging feats that is sure to test your inner daredevil. Daring riders will take off from the top of the Sky Trail® Ropes Course and zip over MOSI’s Kids in Charge! Building to a tower more than a football field away.
BioWorks Butterfly Garden – Surround yourself with some of the most gorgeous butterflies of West Central Florida in this unique outdoor butterfly exhibit. Here you’ll learn how to create the perfect yard environment to attract your very own wildlife and butterflies.
The Amazing You – Experience the miracle of life as The Amazing You exhibit takes you through the many stages of life. You’ll learn how to stay healthy, recover from an injury or surgery, and learn about diseases.
IMAX® Dome Theatre – Florida’s only IMAX Dome Theatre will put you right smack dab in the middle of the action with a 10,500 square foot screen that lets you experience such movies as National Parks Adventure, A Beautiful Planet, and more.
Saunders Planetarium – The Saunders Planetarium features a projection dome and a state-of-the-art star projector – the GOTO Space Simulator Chronos projection system – capable of recreating the night sky from anytime in less than 20 seconds from the past, present, and future from anywhere on the planet!
Idea Zone® – Idea Zone® is an innovative STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) lab that stimulates creativity and ingenuity through prototyping to promote design thinking in team-oriented experiences. Students develop robots, produce animated movies, create inventions and products, and apply scientific inquiry to solve science mysteries.
Children 3 and under receive FREE admission.
Hours of Operation:
Open 364 days a year
Mon-Fri, 10:00am-5:00pm; Sat-Sun 10:00am-6:00pm