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A Science Adventure Right at Your Fingertips
Welcome to Discovery Center Museum of Rockford, Illinois, a hands-on science experience for the whole family.
Enjoy A Year of Discovery
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Discovery Center has private parties down to a science!
Our experienced staff does all the work, so you and your group can have all the fun! Party packages range from a simple room rental to our Deluxe Birthday Bash.
Monday - Sunday,
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Only closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & Easter Sunday
The Outdoor Science park is now open for the summer season. (Unless it rains or worse snows!)
Free - Members and children age one and younger
Discovery Center Museum
711 North Main Street
Rockford IL 61103
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Summer Camp Information
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Friday, July 31;
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
How many ways do we use corn? Explore the many facets of this incredibly versatile plant as we manufacture biodegradable plastic; invent a popcorn topping; concoct a non-Newtonian fluid; witness ethanol explosions; sample sugars; make a-maize-ing art; and even take part in corny math!
Thanks to our presenting sponsor Meijer!
is a United Way