Guide Map - Ontario Science Centre
Experience The Whole Science Centre
IBM SCHOOL & TOUR
Spark your child’s curiosity through play,
building, water and a variety of activities.
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STUDIOS 1, 2 & 3
Check out a real Moon rock, a meteorite
from Mars and explore the Universe in
Toronto’s only public planetarium.
A Question of Truth
PROCTER & GAMBLE
We are built on a ravine, the higher the level number,
the further down you go.
Touch a tornado or wander through a real,
live rain forest environment filled with
plants and animals.
Brown Bag Lunch Areas
Baby Care Room
Special Needs and
All Gender Washroom
Automated Electronic Defibrillator
TELUS Free Phone Charging Station
Check information boards on
level 4 & 6 for times & locations
• Lost Children – See any Science Centre Staff
• Lockers - Level Admission Area
• Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
KidSpark Café (weekends only)
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Generate some hair-raising fun by getting
physical with physics in our Science Arcade!
Explore the wonders and possibilities
of the human body.
Discover Canadian forests in their
• Elevators and Washrooms are all wheelchair accessible
• Wheelchairs and Strollers are available at Level Ticket Desk
• Lost & Found – See any Science Centre Staff
Experiment with sound panels, play with
the ferrofluid piano, test the materials
orchestra, see your face in bubbles.
The Living Earth
Live Science Demos
Explore how beliefs and biases can
influence scientific research.
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Experience Our Demos
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Sit back in Toronto’s only public planetarium as a Live Presenter
takes you on a fantastic voyage to the Moon, the Solar System
or beyond! Take in one of our 3 themed presentations: Eyes on
the Skies (ages 5 and under); The Sky Tonight (ages 5 and over)
or The Extreme Universe (ages 8 and over). You will learn more
about our cosmic neighbours, the seasonal constellations and
discover the destructive powers of black holes, while entranced
by the beauty and mystery of the night sky.
From nanotechnology to natural disasters…plug into current
science at our live presentations on hot and provocative issues of
Weston Family Innovation Centre
The IMAX® Dome Screen + Sound
With IMAX Dome technology, images are projected onto a
giant dome screen which immerses you in the film.
Check the Box Office for
what’s playing today!
Mart® OMNIMAX® Theatre
Planetarium Space Hall
Check our information boards on Levels 4 and 6 for show times.
Subject to availability. First come, first served. Doors close
promptly at show time.
Transform plants and scrap paper into
new paper. Take home the instructions
and make your own!
Spot the sign posts for “Science
Happens Here” and explore science
topics in depth - from bones to birds,
planets and puzzles and a whole
Journey back in time to live among
these larger than life creatures.
February 10 to April 24
Knowledge Partner: McMaster University. Supporting Partner: Ontario Genomics.
You’ll get a charge out of the Van de
Graaff generator (a.k.a. “The Ball That
Makes Your Hair Stand Up”) and find
out “what’s watt” with this whole
Please check information boards on Level 4 and 6 for
show times and locations.
Rock Paper Science Hall
Engage with our Hosts!
Sleepovers & Birthday Parties
Visit for FREE starting today.
Become a member.
Give your friends and family an unforgettable
experience. Camp indoors and explore the
exhibits after dark. Let Party Pros handle the
details of a themed birthday party.
Camps: PA Days, Holiday, March Break and Summer
Make new friends and lasting memories.
Engage in hands-on science. Enjoy exclusive
access to the exhibit halls.
SILVER MEMBERSHIP $130 / year
Admits two adults and up to four children for free admission,
great discounts and more.
See brochure for full details and additional levels.
Have Tickets? No problem.
Put them towards a Membership within 2 weeks of your visit.
Ask us how.
416-696-3142 [email protected]
Have a question? Ask a Host. Look for
our Science Centre Hosts animating
demonstrations and engaging in
Science on every level.
More To Do
Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age. This exhibition was
created by The Field Museum, Chicago.
Explore the real science behind
Late May to Early September
The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is a joint production between Ripley
Entertainment Inc. and Science North. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is a registered
trademark of Ripley Entertainment Inc.
Weddings. Celebrations. Corporate. Dazzle
your guests or spark your employees’
imaginations by holding your next event in
a unique space.
Do you have a Grade 11 youth looking for
a challenge? Enroll them in one semester
of Grade 12 at the Ontario Science
Centre Science School for a unique
learning experience. Your passionate and
inquisitive teenager will earn University
Preparation Science and Math credits and
build their innovation, collaboration and
communication skills working with likeminded students and Science Experts at
the heart of the Ontario Science Centre.
No tuition fees are required as the Science School is generously
supported by the Toronto District School Board and Toronto
Catholic District School Board. Students are accepted from all
We gratefully acknowledge the Government of
Ontario and our major supporters: