Where science becomes an adventure!
Monday - Wednesday
Noon - 5:00 PM
Thursday - Friday
Noon - 9PM
10AM - 4PM.
General admission to Fernbank Science Center is FREE! Parking is FREE!
The center is closed on Sunday. Please check our calendar for additional closure dates.
The calendar and hours vary at the center throughout the year. Please confirm closure dates and hours on our CALENDAR before your visit.
Experience the universe in 4k! Planetarium programs are offered on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. More Information >>
General admission to Fernbank Science Center is free! This includes the exhibit hall and associated grounds.
Planetarium programs are $10 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. Planetarium Information>>
School groups (outside of DeKalb County) should contact the scheduler, Audrey Poole, between the hours of 8:00 AM-10:00 AM and 2:00-4:00 PM, Monday through Friday at 678-874-7113. Please schedule at least one week in advance of your planned visit. More Information >>
Yes. This webpage is for Fernbank Science Center at 156 Heaton Park Drive, Atlanta GA 30307. The science center is operated by the DeKalb County School District. Fernbank Museum of Natural History is a private museum located at 767 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30307.