Due to severe water damage, McWane Science Center will be closed for maintenance and reopen soon.

Today's Hours: Open 12p-6p
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FUN FACT: It takes 8 minutes and 17 seconds for light to travel from the Sun’s surface to the Earth.
What our visitors are saying about McWane Science Center

"McWane Science Center means that my child will have a fun, safe place to play - no matter the weather outside. Also, that he will grow up learning about science and other things that he might not learn about at such a young age. It's great to have a place like this in our area!"

"The McWane Science Center is without a doubt, the best place to visit in Birmingham"

"As a homeschooler, McWane is a safe and fun place for my child to come learn about science.  We participate in the homeschool labs, and it is always the highlight of her week!"

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