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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

"It provides a place where I can take my son to learn about animals and nature (which he loves). Financially it is a great investment, and the movies are always great."

"The Center is a fabulous place to allow my child's learning experience to grow.  Each time we visit, she notices something new to her that keeps her fascinated."

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

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