The Arizona Science Center offers  films in the IMAX® Theater and the Dorrance Planetarium, featured exhibitions, and tons of interesting science displays.

The Challenger Space Center is a great place to visit as a family or for a birthday party.  Its mission is to inspire children to reach for the stars in both math and science.

Grand Canyon

Phoenix Zoo Voted one of the Nation's top 5 zoos for kids.

Do you like to hike or look at the stars and other things in space?  Perhaps you would like to go scorpion hunting at night.  Then Usery Mountain Park is the place for you.  Check out their schedule of events each month.

Science Saturdays

Ignite student interest in STEM rich careers! This NASA / Virtual Skies web page provides a diverse group of 100 scientists, engineers and mathematicians. From pilot test engineer to teacher to computer scientist, each expert shares about their job, childhood interests and career path.


STEM Careers ~ Space suit research, food scientists, nanocars, chimpanzees and more . . .  These 2 to 3 minute videos from Dragonfly TV show real engineers and scientists sharing their innovative projects.

MCC Astronomy Nights


Science to Music engages middle school students in science and other subjects with songs, video and images. Topics include Water & Pollution, Cells, Matter, the Universe and more.


Even cool celebs think SCIENCE is AWESOME!