The IMAX Dome will be closed for maintenance June 26th-28th.

Today's Hours: Open 9a-6p
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Spring Fever

Spring Fever

Come to McWane Science Center for Spring Fever March 1st-April 15th! Symptoms include: science, wonder and fun!

There is so much going on at McWane during Spring Fever! Join us for special deals and awesome educational programming. Each Monday, enjoy $10 combo tickets! Be on the lookout for special discount days and free prizes on social media.

Don’t forget to check out our traveling exhibit, Going Places, on the third floor! Going Places is an interactive science exhibition that explores the technology humans have developed for travel. If you have ever wanted to pilot an airship, ride on a hovercraft, or control traffic in a city, now is your big chance!

You can also see our two newest IMAX movies, Dream Big and Extreme Weather in the John W. Woods IMAX® Dome Theater. Our 280 seats sit under a 5 story, 79ft. diameter tilted, domed screen fills your entire field of vision and the audio surrounds you to create a truly immersive sight and sound film experience.

McWane Mondays

Join us each Monday during Spring Fever to receive $10 combo tickets!

Special Programs

March 26-31: Brain Awareness Week is a worldwide celebration of the brain that brings together scientists, families, schools, and communities. Join UAB staff and graduate students for a chance to dissect a sheep brain or cow eyeball and enjoy various interactive activities that describe how the senses work.
March 27 – 31: We will have special themes for our public programming offerings in the Adventure Halls: McWane Speedway, Tech Lab, Create and Construct, Welcome to the Jungle, and Lost in Space.

Program Schedule

Monday, March 27th

Tuesday, March 28th

Wednesday, March 29th

Thursday, March 30th

Friday, March 31st