Welcome to the Discovery Center!
"The mission of The Discovery Center of the Southern Tier is to develop the intellectual, physical and emotional well-being of the children of the Southern Tier through participatory exhibits and programs. These exhibits engage the senses, challenge the mind and offer a diverse framework for discovery in the arts, sciences and humanities."
Help us celebrate our newest exhibit – Pet Vet! Each day we will explore some of our favorite pets and visit with our furry and feathered friends. December 26th– “A Partridge in a Pear Tree”- Visit with some of our exotic flying friends and see if they will make a good pet for your home. […]
Our 18th Annual Village of Gingerbread theme is Fairy Magic! The Discovery Center will be turned into a sweet treat for you to visit our magical and oh, so yummy, holiday display of gingerbread creations from throughout the community. Individuals, groups and organizations have worked hard to bake and decorate their creations for your enjoyment. […]
Travel across the globe on Monday, December 31st as we ring in the New Year in different time zones! Be ready for a balloon drop, crafts and activities every hour as we celebrate 2019! Please note our special hours today – 10am to 2pm. All activities are free with admission. 11am – “Novy God” or […]
On Saturday, February 2, Chinese New Year, the Year of the Pig, will arrive at The Discovery Center! According to the Chinese zodiac if you are born in the Year of the Pig you have a beautiful personality and are blessed with good fortune in life. Share the culture and traditions of Chinese New Year […]