Our programs support your curriculum and meet the Alabama Course of Study Standards (ACOSS) and National Science Education Standards (NSES). McWane Science Center makes science exciting and inspires exploration in each of the young minds that enter our doors.
Help us continue our mission by booking a field trip and becoming our partner in changing lives through science and wonder.
Attention 3rd through 5th grade teachers! McWane Science Center invites your class to participate in an exciting opportunity for the 2016-2017 school year. As a class project, you will design an exhibit for our museum and compete against other schools. This cross-curricular project incorporates science, math, writing and technology.
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Learn what adventures await your class this school year at McWane. Download the 2017-2018 Field Trip Guide as a PDF.
If your school or organization requires a copy of this form, you can click here to download a certified copy of McWane Science Center’s Affidavit and Memorandum of Understanding for E-Verify.
|McWane Science Center Hours||Special Closings:|
|Monday:||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM||Closed New Year's Day|
|Tuesday:||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM||Closed Easter Sunday|
|Wednesday:||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM||Closed Thanksgiving Day|
|Thursday:||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM||Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day|
|Friday:||9:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Saturday:||10:00 AM to 6:00 PM|
|Sunday:||12:00 PM to 6:00 PM|