Harsco Science Center at the Whitaker Center, Harrisburg, PA

Color photo of blue ball and electricity

“Question everything. Break boundaries. Dive into science.” – Harsco Science Center

There are three floors to explore in the Center: The Gateway provides an overview of the Science Center and includes Culture and Communication and Physics..a lot of interactive things to do here.

The KidsPlace is a wonderful area for parents to meander with their children (up to age 5) for hands on fun and learning. Interactive play offers climbing, crawling, water play, plus a miniature market with bins and play food.

Forces Of Nature is one of the most fun and interesting areas of the center. Even the littlest of visitors can enjoy some of the exhibits here…Science on a Sphere, Earthquake Engineer, Mountain Building, Touch a Tornado and a particular favorite with visitors, the Hurricane Chamber.

Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9:30am-5pm, Sunday 11:30am-5pm

Ticket Prices for the Science Center Only: Adult $16.00,  Junior (3-17) $12.50, Members FREE*

For more detailed information: You may call 717-214-ARTS (2787) or visit their website.

Image “Eclectro 4” courtesy of Thomas Picard at Freeimages.com

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