Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday* noon - 5pm
*Closed Sundays July 6-Sept. 7
NOTE: The Truck Day event that was planned throughout Ross Park on Sunday, July 13 has been postponed. We'll spread the word when a new date has been selected.
SPECIAL CLOSINGS: Sunday, June 15 - Father's Day
Friday, July 4
- Independence Day
Monday Sept 1 - Labor Day
Children under 1 are free!
Notes to visitors: If the Binghamton City School District is closed due to weather, The Discovery Center is closed.
In the spring we experience a high rate of school group visitation. We suggest you plan your visit for after 2pm when the school groups have returned to their campuses or call ahead to see if groups are scheduled.
What’s going on at
Lots for kids to do, plus the event of the summer...
This website is made possible by the NYS Council on the Arts with the support of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the NYS Legislature.
Become A Volunteer!
We are always looking for willing hands to help in the museum for special events or just everyday activities. Have a special talent or a cool collection?
We would love to share you with our visitors.
Your Support for
The Discovery Center is celebrating 30 wonderful years of accomplishments – generating enthusiasm and excitement for learning– a place for children and families to learn together.
By supporting The Discovery Center you help provide the critical funding necessary for programs, new exhibits, multicultural celebrations and staff training.