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McWane on the Move

Can’t come to McWane? Order science to go. “McWane on the Move” provides hands-on, interactive programs that meet or supplement curriculum objectives and spark students’ scientific curiosity. Our programs are perfect for classrooms, assembly programs, libraries and community events


For more information or to apply for a McWane on the Move program: email Reservations at or follow the link below.

Please apply 30 days in advance.

1 Classroom Program: $150
Maximum 30 students
Each additional Classroom Program: $125:
Must be same program on the same day for discount to apply

1 Assembly Program:$300
Maximum 150 students
Each additional Assembly Program: $225:
Must be the same program and be on the same day for discount to apply

Libraries /Community Programs: $125:
Groups of 30 or less

Libraries /Community Programs: $175:
Groups of 30 or more

Financial assistance may be available for qualifying groups.

McWane Science Center’s Education Scholarship Fund can be utilized to assist with the cost of field trips and outreach programs. Funds are limited and will be offered on a first come first served basis for Title I and other qualifying schools and organizations in Alabama. To see if your school or organization is eligible, please fill out the application and our scholarship administrator or reservation specialist will contact you.


*Mileage charge of 51 cents/mile applies to ALL Alabama counties except Jefferson or Shelby.