Discovery Science Place features new Orion exhibit

A new exhibit at Tyler’s Discovery Science Place is gaining popularity with East Texans of all ages. “Orion – Journey to Mars,” an exhibit on NASA’s new four-astronaut space capsule, is on display with hands-on components for guests, as well as a full-size model of the inside of the capsule. The exhibit also includes a […]

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]

Spring Break Camps 2016

Spring Break is almost here and the kids need something to do! Check out the schedule of camps for Mar 7 – Mar 11. Camps are divided into two age groups based on school grade, K-3rd and 4th-6th. Camps are from 10am-4pm each day, but before and after care is available. The cost is $25 per day per […]

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 […]

DSP Welcomes New Education Director

Please join us in welcoming Tim Kennedy as the new Education Director for Discovery Science Place! With 10 years of teaching experience, Tim brings experienced curriculum development skills within all STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math). He holds a Bachelors degree from S.F.A. and is currently working toward his Master’s Degree in Education from […]

KETK Highlights Summer Camps

Tyler, Texas (KETK) Now that school’s out, students are looking for ways to keep themselves busy. Summer camps are a great way to keep them out of trouble. “It may not seem like a long period of time, but during those weeks, they can really lose a lot of what they’ve learned throughout the year,” […]

Woman’s vision helps better children’s lives

[row id=”” fx=”” customclass=””] [column span=”4″ mobile=”1″ id=”” fx=”” customclass=”” ] [/column] [column span=”8″ mobile=”1″ id=”” fx=”” customclass=”” ] What started as a vision to help children learn has impacted thousands of young lives in East Texas. It was more than two decades ago when community leaders came together to dev-elop the Discov-ery Science Place […]