Visit the Ontario Science Centre!
An iconic cultural attraction, the Ontario Science Centre is home to over 500 science and technology experiences. Explore our indoor rainforest, make magnetic fluids dance in the always-evolving Weston Family Innovation Centre, fly through outer space in Toronto’s only public planetarium, or build your own roller coaster in KidSpark – the very popular learn-through-play space designed for children eight and under.
Enter the fascinating world of Wildlife Rescue, an eye-opening, inspiring and wildly interactive exhibit for all ages. Discover the world’s ultimate source of power at The Energy Show, featuring a seven-foot Tesla coil. There’s so much to see and do at the Ontario Science Centre this fall!
In the spirit of discussion, debate and discovery, this four-part speaker series brings leading global experts to a local audience to share thoughts, ideas and perspectives on a range of critical issues – from the pressing need for climate change action to the search for extraterrestrial life.
- September 21 – Dr. David Suzuki
Can Humans Survive the Anthropocene?
- September 27 – Dr. Jill Tarter
A Cosmic Perspective: Searching for Aliens, Finding Ourselves
- October 26 – Scott Kelly
In Conversation with Astronaut Scott Kelly
- December 4 – Dr. David Julius
From Peppermints to Pit Vipers
Tickets regular $20. Your price: $15.
Tickets sold separately for each presentation.
The Energy Show
From solar to wind, and from transformation to storage, this live interactive show uses the scientific method and highly engaging experiments to uncover the world’s ultimate source of power. See a singing Tesla coil, a hair-raising Van de Graaff generator, burning bubbles and more in action!
Supporting Partner: Enbridge Gas Distribution
Amazon Adventure: A True Story of Scientific Discovery
New IMAX® Film
Opens October 6, 2017
Amazon Adventure: A True Story of Scientific Discovery tells the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates’ fascinating 11 year journey through the visually stunning and biodiverse Amazon rainforest as a young man who risks his life for science in the 1850s.
Also playing: Under the Sea, A Beautiful Planet, Dream Big & Rocky Mountain Express
Until January 7, 2018
Put your creativity to the test in our dynamic, curiosity-driven space that encourages play, creation and collaboration. Show off your ingenuity through interactive experiences for all ages!
Media Partner: Toronto Star
* Discount is only applicable on tickets purchased in advance over the phone. Offer is not available at the box office.