Welcome to A Time For Science!

Explore nature, do science, and have fun! Through our exhibits, programs, and field experiences, we provide visitors with opportunities to get up close and personal with science and nature.

Greenville Science Center
729 Dickinson Ave.
Greenville NC 27834

Wednesday-Friday: 12pm – 5pm
Saturday: 10am – 2pm

Grifton Nature & Science Center
949 Contentnea Ln.
Grifton, NC 27530
Daily: Sunrise to Sunset

EXHIBITION // December 12, 2018 – February 2, 2018
Hours: Tuesday – Friday: 12 pm – 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm

Space Bound!

Explore the wonders of the universe, investigate the tools used to study and understand it and take a close look at objects that have been in space.

Greenville Science Center

729 Dickinson Avenue • Greenville, NC • (252) 364-2862

Our science learning center and museum located in the heart of Greenville offers exhibits, science camps, and public programs to ignite Eastern North Carolina’s interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) in an educational and fun way!

Grifton Nature & Science Center

949 Contentnea Lane • Grifton, NC • (252) 364-2862

Our Grifton location features 400 acres land in southern Pitt County and offers hiking, camping, and kayaking adventures. The Grifton Nature & Science Center is also home to the Chia-Yu Li Planetarium and the Kitty and Max Joyner Observatory.


december, 2018

05dec4:00 pm6:00 pmS.A.G.E. Sisters MeetingA program for middle school aged girls

08dec10:00 am11:00 amEvent OverKids' Space DayEach month we explore a new and fascinating topic in astronomy.

19dec4:00 pm6:00 pmS.A.G.E. Sisters MeetingA program for middle school aged girls

21dec7:00 pm9:00 pmStarry NightPlanetarium Show & Observatory Session