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Museum Hours


Monday - Sunday,

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Only closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & Easter Sunday


Admission Prices

Free - Members and children age one and younger



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Discovery Center Museum

711 North Main Street

Rockford  IL  61103

(815) 963-6769


Bubble Festival

Saturday, March 21;

Showtimes are 9:00, 10:30, Noon, 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30. 

Get your tickets today as shows usually sell out.  Call (815)963-6769 to get your tickets.

Discovery Center celebrates National Bubble Week with bubble-celebrity Geoff Akins Hannah’s live performances and sudsy science fun. After the show, join us in the Bubble-Palooza Playground to test your soapy skill with bubble art and activities for the whole family!

Sponsored in part by Alpine Bank

Tickets in advance:

$4 Public; $3 Members;

At the Door:

$5 Public; $4 Members;

Museum admission is extra.



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Become a member of Discovery Center Museum or renew your membership now!  Learn more about the benefits of membership, including free admission to other museums across the country!

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