Books and Bugs… not bugs, Arachnids!

Get one free ticket to “The Art and Science of Arachnids” just by checking out a spider-themed book at the Tyler Public Library! Bring your book (any book about or featuring arachnids/spiders- fiction or nonfiction) to the DSP to obtain your free admission ticket, and learn all about arachnids in art, science and culture. Get […]

DSP Re-Opening Plans

Discovery Science Place Announces Re-Opening Plans Additional Update 07/02/2020: Pursuant to the governor’s orders the DSP will be amending it’s existing mandatory mask policy to include all guests age 11 and up. We highly recommend a mask for ALL visitors to maximize health and safety. “The order, which takes effect Friday, 07/03 at noon, requires […]

DSP and COVID-19: an update

Let me preface everything I am about to say with a solid “everything is still in flux right now and these plans are likely to change based on directives from state/local officials as well as my assessment of the outbreak situation and what is best for our visitors, members, and staff”… Yes, the governor’s current […]

DSP and COVID-19 Concerns

**UPDATE** Based on recent CDC recommendations, as well as those from state and local officials, the DSP will remain closed to the public for the foreseeable future. Hello DSP members and supporters- I know the last thing you need is yet another email or letter regarding the coronavirus, but I hope you’ll indulge me for […]

Summer Camps 2018

Summer Camps at Discovery Science Place! 8 weeks of camps are planned, from June 11 – August 10. (No camps the week of July 4th.) Each week has a different theme, and campers are divided into two age groups based on school grade: Entering 1st – 3rd grade, or for students entering 4th – 6th […]

Fall 2016 Renovations and Updates!

[su_row] [su_column size=”1/1″] Discovery Science Place is closed to the public Monday, September 19 – October 7 to complete renovations and updates as part of our 2016 “Raise the Roof” capital project! The museum will re-open on Saturday October 8th. Updates will include: New flooring throughout all main galleries. Paint, paint, and more paint! Lighting throughout […]

View Our 2015 Year in Review

View Our 2015 Year in Review! Thanks to the support of our donors, members, community partners and volunteers, 2015 was a wonderful year for Discovery Science Place. View our 2015 Year in Review to learn more! [su_button url=”/documents/2016/02/2015-annual-report.pdf” background=”#b7cf34″ size=”4″ radius=”5″ icon=”icon: file-text” class=”pad-10-rt”]2015 Year in Review[/su_button]

New Exhibit: Orion – Journey to Mars

“Orion- Journey to Mars”, the newest exhibit at Discovery Science Place, is now open to the public. This interactive exhibit which will allow visitors of all ages to learn more about manned space travel through hands-on exhibits and a life-size model of NASA’s Orion space capsule. Orion is NASA’s newest crew module that will carry […]