• What's on today

    What's on today

Check out our live shows, films and other programming for the day.

Stage Shows

Witness spectacular live science demonstrations daily at 11:20am, 12:20pm, 1:20pm, 2:20pm and 3:20pm. These fast paced, entertaining shows feature a wide variety of topics such as fire, electricity, bubbles, moving objects, chemistry, and many more. Read our show descriptions.

Today's Programming and Events

Science World Weekend Programming

A thaumatrope is a toy that was popular in Victorian times that uses persistence of vision to create the illusion of animation. Join us in making your own thaumatrope!

April 18 & 19
Puzzles and Illusions Gallery

OMNIMAX® Theatre

Immerse yourself in the largest dome theatre in the world! Our OMNIMAX films rotate regularly, so there's always something new and exciting to discover. Click here to watch a trailer for our current films and check out our current film schedule.

Science Theatre

Take a break from gallery exploration by dropping by to catch a quick show in our 2nd floor theatre. Read the film descriptions and see the latest showtime schedule here.



​Join us for special screenings of Hubble on April 25 & 26, at 5pm, in celebration of the 25th Anniverary of the Hubble Space Telescope.

BodyWorks Closure

Some BodyWorks exhibits will be unavailable starting the end of April to accommodate our summer feature exhibition.

Kidspace Announcement

We're fundraising to build a new early learner's gallery! Find out how you can support us

Learn about Wonder

Annual General Meeting

Science World Members, our Annual General Meeting will take place on Thursday, May 21 at 5:30pm in the Exploration Lab.

Hours of Operation

Mar 28–Jun 26

Sat & Sun10am–6pm
Stat Holidays10am–6pm

View our complete hours

Doors open at 9:30am for Science World Members on weekends, school break periods and statutory holidays. Doors close 15 minutes before closing time.

Dome Light Schedule

Apr 29: Blue (World Wish Day)
May 5: Purple (Pulmonary Hypertension)
May 12: Blue & Purple (ME/FM Awareness)
May 31: Green (Cerebral Palsy Month)