Science Central

1950 N. Clinton St.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805- Map It
Phone: (260) 424-2400

AAA Editor Notes

Science Central is off I-69 exit 311A, then 2 mi. s. on US 33/27 to 1950 N. Clinton St. At this former electrical power plant refurbished as an interactive, hands-on science center for all ages, visitors can explore the applied, natural and physical sciences and ride a high-rail bike, study animals in a tidal pool or tackle interactive puzzles that test problem-solving skills. Science on a Sphere, an exhibit developed with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), features 3-D views of the Earth's atmospheric changes. Changing exhibits also are featured. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
$9; free (ages 0-2).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5, mid-June to late Aug.; Wed.-Fri. 10-4, Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5, rest of year. Hours subject to change; phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.