• Special Closings in September
    Special Closings in September
    Discovery Center will be closed for the following dates: • Sunday, Sept. 3–Monday, Sept. 4 for Labor Day. • Sunday, Sept. 10–Friday, Sept. 22 for our annual Paint & Polish. We will re-open on Saturday, Sept. 23 and begin observing our Fall hours.
  • JOB OPENING: Foundation Development Director
    JOB OPENING: Foundation Development Director
    The Discovery Center of the Southern Tier Foundation is seeking a Development Director, learn more about the exciting opportunity!
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  • Scout Workshops & Snoozes
    Scout Workshops & Snoozes
    Stay up to date with upcoming workshops and scout snoozes offered here!
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  • How can your ol' clunker help us out?
    How can your ol' clunker help us out?
    Donate Your Vehicle! The Discovery Center is happy to accept vehicles in running or non-running condition. Your donation of a motorized vehicle helps pay for the exhibits and programming at The Discovery Center. Click to learn more
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  • Special Closings in September
  • JOB OPENING: Foundation Development Director
  • NEW DATE: 14th Annual Discovery Center Cup Captain and Crew Golf Tournament
  • Golf Fore Good
  • Scout Workshops & Snoozes
  • How can your ol' clunker help us out?

Spring Break at DC!

April 17-21 Join us for Spring Training DC style! We’ll have games, crafts, activities, and special guests all week long April 17-21 , from 11am to 2pm. All activities are free with admission. Monday…Get Ready to RUMBLE! The Binghamton Rumble Ponies will be here! Meet the players, get autographs, and snap a photo with the […]

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Annual Eggstra-Special Egg Hunt

It’s time to get your egg basket ready and hop on over to The Discovery Center’s Annual Eggstra-Special Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 8, 2017 for an “egg-citing” day of fun! Our recipe for fun? Lots and lots of eggs! Build a structure for the Humpty Dumpty Egg Drop, visit with guest artists demonstrating egg […]

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March 25 – Come to our Birthday Party!

It’s our birthday so come and play – in a wonderful, wacky Seussical way! You are invited to come to our 33rd Birthday Party on Saturday, March 25th from 11am to 2pm. Thing 1 and Thing 2 will be here, there and everywhere and the Cat in the Hat, too! Enjoy crafts, activities, games, scavenger […]

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Presidents’ Day Weekend: Famous First Pets

Monday, February 20th, 11am-2pm – This year our President’s Day celebration focuses on Presidential Pets! Did you know that John Quincy Adams kept an alligator in the bathtub?! And President Taft’s beloved pet was a cow?! Learn about the presidential pets with crafts, games, and activities! All activities are free with admission. Image source: presidentialpetmuseum.com

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Kids’ Night in the Museum or Parent’s Night Out!

Did you ever wonder what it was like in the museum at night? Well, here’s your opportunity to find out with our museum sleep-overs! Each sleep-over is open to children ages 7 – 12 with a minimum of 20 children maximum of 50. You drop off your child and we do the rest! Children arrive […]

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Chinese New Year! Gong Xi Fa Cai

Saturday, January 28th– “Gong Xi Fa Cai,” or “Congratulations and Be Prosperous!” Chinese New Year has arrived at The Discovery Center and it’s the Year of the Rooster. According to the Chinese zodiac, if you are born in the Year of the Rooster you are welcoming, straightforward, multi-talented and work hard. Share the culture and […]

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Martin Luther King Day

Join us in honoring Dr. King and celebrating peace on Monday Jan. 16! Search the museum for other warriors of justice and take part in a peace parade. Enjoy more games and crafts and help continue Dr. King’s message of equality, love, and unity! Special activities from 11am to 2pm are free with museum admission.

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Celebrate New Years Internationally!

Travel across the globe on Saturday, 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 2017! Please note our special hours today – 10:00am to 3:00pm. All activities are free with admission. 11:00 am – “Frohes Neues Jahr” and […]

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Ho! Ho! Ho! Happy Holidays!

Santa Claus is here to start the holiday season with a hearty breakfast of pancakes on Saturday, December 3rd from 9:00am to 11:00am. All you can eat pancakes are available for $5.00 ages 5 and up and $3.00 under 5 years. The museum opens at 10:00am with the Grand Opening of Santa’s Workshop and our […]

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The Science of Thanksgiving!

Put on your gobble goggles and join us in the Thanksgiving Lab on Friday, Nov 25! Fill up on cranberry chemistry and pumpkin pie fractions. See how science can make corn dance and enjoy some yummy samples along the way! All activities free with museum admission. Special programing from 11am –2pm.

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