Masks required throughout the building regardless of vaccination status. Independientemente del estado de vacunation, todos los visitantes mayores de 2 años deben usar cubrebocas mientrans se encuentran en el edificio.
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10:00am to 5:00pm

Hours & Admission


Hours & Admission

Guided by the recommendations of state, city and county public health officials and the input from employees and members, the Fleet Science Center has a comprehensive plan to welcome employees, volunteers and visitors safely into the building.

The Fleet Science Center

What’s our schedule? 

The Fleet Science Center building is now open seven days a week! You can enjoy our exhibition galleries and films in the Giant Dome Theater all week long. The Science Center is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. No reservations required.

Stop by Craveology for a delicious snack and take even more of the science home with fun gifts from the North Star Science Store. 

Hours of Operation

Open 10 a.m. 10 a.m. 10 a.m. 10 a.m. 10 a.m. 10 a.m. 10 a.m.
Close 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 5 p.m. 5 p.m.

Admission Rates

Fleet Experience

The Fleet Experience

Includes: One (1) Documentary in the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater; Digital Me, Mechanics AliveSpace Gallery, Studio X, Kid City and many more exhibits.

$21.95 $19.95


*Kids ages 2 and under get free admission. 


Movies in the Dome

All Ages $18
Movies are considered limited special engagement. Visit current showtimes.




What’s new in our Exhibit Galleries?

Immerse yourself in the digital world and witness the traces you leave behind in Digital Me. In this exhibition,explore today’s digital world through over a dozen larger-than-life exhibits in technology, art, play and media, presented from a powerful new perspective you’ve never imagined. Enter the curious world of Mechanics Alive! and be delighted with this fun-filled, interactive experience that combines science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM). In this exhibition, you can explore small, surreal worlds through fantastical and amusing mechanical sculptures known as automata.    Plus, all of your favorite experiences, including Kid City, Studio X, Illusions Gallery and our VR Transporter, are open with additional cleaning and with more space for a safe exploration.

What’s playing in the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater?

Step off the beaten path with Into America’s Wild, a visually stunning cross-country adventure into the hidden wonders of the natural world. Discover one of the rarest animals on earth, the fabled Spirit Bear, hidden from the outside world in one of the planet’s most secluded wildernesses, in the Great Bear Rainforest. Follow the majestic, Australian green sea turtle Bunji, as she swims thousands of miles across the open ocean and has wild encounters in Turtle Odyssey

How to get ready for your experience at the Fleet?

  • Ghostbusters have nothing on us! Increased frequency of sanitization with our hospital-grade Protexus Electrostatic Disinfecting Sprayers twice a day. 
  • Calling all superheroes—not all superheroes wear capes, but many do wear masks! Regardless of vaccination status, all visitors ages 2+, employees and volunteers are required to wear a mask or face covering while in the building to protect vulnerable community members, including our younger guests who are not yet eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination, and following current state, local and CDC guidelines for institutions that cater to families and children under 12.
  • Seek and you shall find! Some exhibits may be set up in different areas to provide more space for exploration.
  • The city that never sleeps is back! Kid City will be open for our 5 and under friends. Additional cleanings twice a day and sanitizing stations have been installed.
  • Reduce time standing in line, get your tickets online. While reservations are not required, you can bypass the ticket counter if you get your admissions online. Purchase your tickets now!
  • Treat yourself! Our Craveology Café and North Star Science Store processes have been updated in compliance with County public health restaurant and retail guidelines.

Learn more about our guidelines:

Health & Safety