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Hours and Admission



Monday- Saturday 10 AM-5 PM

Sunday 1-5 PM*

*Please note that inclement weather or holidays may affect these hours.

The museum will be closed on New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day. The museum will close early (3PM) on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.


Adult: $8 | Children: $7 |Seniors: $7

Military: $7 | Student: $7

2 & Under FREE

We participate in the ASTC Passport Program (Association of Science & Technology Centers). 100% off for two adults and two children for museums outside a 90 mile radius.

50% off Admission: Members of the Western North Carolina Nature Center, Members of the Johnson City, TN Hands On Museum (not valid with other discounts).

See Community Groups for information about group discounts.