Mario the Maker Magician Returns

Have you heard?!? Mario the Maker Magician is coming back for Maker Faire 2020 on April 18th at the DSP. Don’t miss this amazing one-of-a-kind performer who (since he last visited us in 2016) has traveled the globe and performed with, and for, some big names! Mario has even been to Sesame Street!

DSP Members-only Hour

Did you know that every Sunday from 12-noon until 1pm (our normal opening time) is “members-only”? Come enjoy the museum for a full hour with fewer patrons. It’s just one of the ways we say THANK-YOU for supporting our mission by being a member!

Return of the Dinosaurs, Coming This Summer!

Come walk among the dinosaurs again as we celebrate the Discovery Science Place 25th anniversary! Take your picture riding a Triceratops or braving the jaws of a T-Rex. See two Protoceratops guarding their nest or view the long-necked Apatosaurus. View actual fossils along with animatronic models of the “terrible lizards” of long ago. “Return of […]

East Texas Giving Day April 24

The Discovery Science Place will once again participate in East Texas Giving Day, April 24th from 6:00 a.m. to midnight. What is it? East Texas Giving Day is an 18-hour day of giving that provides funding to nonprofit, community organizations like us. Why give? Your generous support makes a meaningful difference as we “ignite curiosity in young minds”. One […]

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 […]

Discovery Science Place Announces Museums for All

Discovery Science Place Announces Access Museums for All Program for Low-Income Families Tyler, Texas – The Discovery Science Place announced its involvement in Museums for All, a signature access program of the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to encourage families of all backgrounds to visit museums […]

Winter Break Camps 2017

Three Days of making, creating and learning at the Discovery Science Place! Wednesday December 27, Thursday December 28 and Friday December 29. Sign up for all three days, or individual day(s). The cost is $25 per day per camper. Day camps are from 10am – 4pm each day, with extended care available from 7:30 am – […]