About us. Exhibits. Our Team
Looking for something to do in Vernon? The Okanagan Science Centre has interactive science displays, weekly gallery shows, birthday party bookings, fun science experiments, school programming, home school support and field trips. The Okanagan Science Centre is a non-profit, charitable organization whose mission is to "inspire scientific inquiry through dynamic and interactive learning experiences; to encourage all ages to appreciate the relevance and universality of science, and its application in our region."
PRIVATE PLANETARIUM SHOWS - Wednesdays at 3:30pm
Experience 45 minutes of starry night storytelling, while you explore the stars, planets, and constellations with your family/small bubble (max. 10 people). Suitable for all ages, but best suited for those with the attention span to last the entire show in the dark. Flat rate of $70 for non-members, $60 for members. Available Wednesdays 3:30pm-4:15pm.
Masks are mandatory for the duration of the show due to the confined space.
Cancellations received 14 days or more prior to the planetarium show are refundable less a $10 administration fee. There are no refunds for cancellations with less than 14 days notice. Bookings are limited and will be treated on a first-come, first-served basis.
Members save $10.00 with promo code PLANET10
Girls and STEAM
If you love all things Science, Tech, Engineering, Arts/Design, and Math (STEAM), then the Girls and STEAM Virtual Symposium is for you! Science World is calling all future scientists, inventors and innovators ages 11 - 13!
Do you sigh dreamily for science? Tech-nically obsessed with technology? Does engineering get your engine running? You + math = love? Then we have the perfect event for you.
The 3rd annual Girls and STEAM virtual symposium will take place Saturday, November 7, 2020. Join us online for a day of workshops, mentorship and an exciting keynote address from BC’s Provincial Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry.