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FUN FACT: The brain uses more than 25% of the oxygen used by the human body.
McWane Science Center

Make it entertaining. Make it educational. Make it McWane.

Nowhere else in Birmingham can you provide your guests with the high-energy, interactive experience awaiting them here, at Birmingham’s most unique education and entertainment venue.

McWane Science Center offers full-service catering and multiple unique, but functional, event spaces perfect for your business luncheon, multi-day meeting, fundraising reception, employee appreciation day, wedding reception and more.

With multiple private spaces available 7 days a week, including a 4,000 sq ft banquet room, IMAX Dome theater and four exhibit floors, McWane Science Center is the perfect venue to host a group of 10-500+ day or night.

Please contact our experienced Special Events team at 205.714.8363 or email events@mcwane.org with any questions or to book a site visit today!

What our visitors are saying about McWane Science Center

"I am a teacher, so I visit the Center quite often. But, Spring break was my two sons first time visiting, the had a blast!!!"

"A great place for me to have some good quality time with my family"

"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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