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Special Events

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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 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!

Ready to get started? Our Special Events Team wants to hear from you! Please fill out a brief inquiry for your event.

Special Events Request Form
Overnight Adventure Request Form
Birthdays Request Form
What our visitors are saying about McWane Science Center

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

"We love being members! It is a huge asset to both Birmingham and its kids!"

"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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