Fernbank Science Center

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Call: (678) 874-7102 or visit www.fernbank.edu
A classroom museum and outdoor learning lab owned by the DeKalb County School System. The science center houses an Apollo spacecraft, botanical gardens and — most notably — a planetarium. Prices and hours vary.

Science Night Out

Friday February 22, 2019 06:00 pm EST


Fernbank Science Center

156 Heaton Park Drive

Atlanta, GA 30307


ADMISSION: $20 per student. There is a small charge to cover materials and to support Fernbank LINKS, as they continue to represent DeKalb County Schools at the FIRST Robotics Competition and Host th...
Cost: $20

Mike Mongo's Astronaut Job Fair

Monday March 18, 2019 08:00 am EDT
Categories: Kids Space athlete, Space veterinarian, Space YouTuber, even Space Fortnite will be listed as some of career opportunities presented this year at the debut of Mike Mongo’s Astronaut Job Fair as a feature event of the 2019 Atlanta Science Festival, 8am-4-pm, March 18 at Dekalb County’s Fe...
Cost: $25

Head to the Sky M. L. King Holiday Black History Celebration

Saturday January 19, 2019 01:00 pm EST
As part of our King Holiday Celebration, Fernbank Science Center and STEM Atlanta Women invite you on January 19, 2019 at 1:00 pm to meet our keynote speaker Amoy Antunet, 8 year old Neuroscience expert from Atlanta, Georgia.  At 2:00 pm visitors are invited to see the Fernbank Science Center orig...
Cost: Free

Virginia Schenck: Winter Solstice Concert

Saturday December 1, 2018 07:00 pm EST
VA celebrates the Winter Solstice by embracing the dark and allowing the light. World jazz trio, Free Planet Radio, of Asheville, NC joins her. Free Food Tastings by Sun in My Belly & Mystic Roots.
Cost: $10-$25

Astronomy Day at Fernbank Science Center

Saturday April 21, 2018 12:00 am EDT

Fernbank Science Center Celebrates Astronomy Day!

See planetarium programs, explore exhibits and enjoy family activities. Activities (from noon to 2 PM) include making a Moon Mask, assembling a constellation wheel, decoding images from space, folding a star finder, and readers sharing children’s...
Cost: Free admission to the Science Center and family activities; Planetarium show admission $7 for adults, $5 for seniors and children.
156 Heaton Park Drive
Atlanta, GA 30307
(678) 874-7102
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Monday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sunday: Closed