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

Closed for Exhibit Installation

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

New Exhibit Sept. 26

The Greenville Center will be closed until September 26 as we install an exciting new exhibit produced by the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and East Carolina University’s Anthropology Department.

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. 


september, 2018

01sep12:00 pm2:00 pmEvent OverSummer Planetarium Shows

08sep7:30 pmCarolina Skies Astronomy Club Meeting

21sep8:00 pm10:00 pmEvent OverStarry NightPlanetarium Show & Observatory Session