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The Asheville Museum of Science is your home in WNC for exploratory science education!
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The Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS) is Western North Carolina’s home for experiential science learning, discovery, and exploration. AMOS strives to spark the imagination and foster lifelong curiosity.
Explore, Play, and Learn! The Asheville Museum of Science (AMOS) is a growing local science museum with interactive, hands-on exhibits for science lovers of all ages! We are Western North Carolina’s home for experiential science learning, discovery, and exploration. Young learners ages 3-12 will especially enjoy our exhibits and programs that strive to spark the imagination, fuel a passion for discovery and experimentation, and foster lifelong curiosity.
AMOS has a plethora of science to intrigue the zeal of every learner!
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*Please note that inclement weather or holidays may affect these hours. The museum is closed on New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. The museum will close early (4PM) on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.
*Member-Exclusive Hours no longer require advanced registration for guaranteed entry. Please note that inclement weather or holidays may affect these hours.
We participate in the ASTC Passport Program (Association of Science & Technology Centers)-please provide valid proof of your ASTC membership for discounts to be applied.
We offer 50% off Admission for members of qualifying organizations (this offer is not valid with other discounts).
Please see Community Groups for information about group discounts.
AMOS Will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2023, in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen on Wednesday, June 1, 2023, with normal operating hours. &nb...SEE ALL EVENTS
We’re excited to be participating in the Bank of America “Museums On Us” program! This program allows cardholders free admission to museums around the country one weekend a month. These dates are listed below. From Bank of America: “Present your active Bank of America, Merrill or Bank of America Private Bank (U.S. Trust) credit or...
2023 Summer of Science Camps at AMOS begin on June 12, 2023, and run through the week of August 14, 2023, with varying weekly themes! The theme for the week of June 12th is “Fur, Feathers, and Fangs!” Weekly sign-up options are available at $300 per week. Scholarships are available, and more information will be...