Welcome to your Fleet Science Center

The Fleet Science Center is on a mission to realize a San Diego where everyone is connected by the power of science to create a better future. We are a community-focused countywide organization that collaborates with educators, scientific organizations, community leaders and champions of a-ha moments. Join us and explore a world of possibility!

Explore STEM in San Diego County with the Fleet Science Center. It all starts with a moment in place of inspiration. These spots mark education programs, collaborations with community partners and events to foster engagement, learning and meaningful connections between our organization and the communities we serve. Use this map to discover new opportunities to connect with the power of science in your neighborhood.

The Fleet is San Diego’s science center, bringing together the community and offering meaningful experiences that embrace the power of science and impact the world around us.


Events
Spiral galaxy Events
Now experience more The Sky Tonight with additional shows
Feb 21 @ 7:00pm
Mar 06 @ 7:00pm
Mar 06 @ 8:15pm
Mar 10 @ 11:00am
Mar 20 @ 7:00pm
A toddler boy looks at a marble run and smiles widely Events
Discover the wonders of science together
Feb 22 @ 11:00am
Feb 22 @ 11:00am
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Mar 23 @ 11:00am
Events
An engaging lecture followed by an exciting show in the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater for seniors 65 and better
Mar 04 @ 10:00am
A view of people sitting in theater style chairs in a darkened room from behind. The people are front lit so we only see the outlines of the seated people. The top of the image is brighter and has a purple and blue glow. Events
Engage with local scientists as they discuss their latest research and discoveries.
Mar 04 @ 10:30am
A young boy leans on a table and grins while looking at a beakers with red and blue liquid Events
Earn a badge while connecting with other scouts
Mar 09 @ 9:00am
Mar 09 @ 11:00am
Mar 11 @ 9:00am
Mar 11 @ 11:00am
Two young boys holding painted tubes leaning over a beaker of water in a classroom Events
Explore and experiment in a variety of STEM fields
Mar 09 @ 11:00am
Mar 16 @ 9:00am
Three young girls pose with pipets and test tubes while wearing safety goggles Events
Cultivate your curiosity in STEM
Mar 10 @ 10:00am
Mar 10 @ 1:00pm
Young girl with large headphones and closed eyes, smiling with a rainbow overlaid on top in the corners Events
A sensory-friendly experience
Mar 16 @ 9:00am
A young girl young boy and woman all lean in around the edges of a foaming beaker and appear to be blowing on the bubbles Events
Explore your ingenuity and creativity with themed science projects.
Mar 16 @ 10:00am
Films
A composite image of Serengeti animals standing on a rock in front of a deep blue sky. The animals from front to back left to right are a lioness lion and cub, water buffalo, giraffes, elephants, zebras, and vultures in the sky. In the front bottom in glowing gold are the words Serengeti Journey to the Heart of Africa Films
Home to most of Africa’s iconic animals and the annual wildebeest migration
Feb 21 @ 12:00pm
Feb 21 @ 4:00pm
Feb 22 @ 12:00pm
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A large green sea turtle is swimming underwater in a bright blue ocean. There are bubbles coming from the turtles nose and bright sunlight shines down through the water. Other marine animals are in the background including a whale and a great white shark. There is pink coral on the ground under where the turtle swims. The film title 'Turtle Odyssey' is written in big large yellow letters. Films
Travel with an Australian green sea turtle across the ocean and back.
Feb 21 @ 1:00pm
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The pillars of creation hang over deep blue black open space Films
See awe-inspiring images from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope
Feb 21 @ 2:00pm
Feb 21 @ 5:00pm
Feb 22 @ 11:00am
Feb 22 @ 2:00pm
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Feb 23 @ 2:00pm
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Mar 05 @ 11:00am
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A scuba diver swims through a narrow crevasse in an underwater cave. Films
Science and adventure come together as you delve into the unknown, where few humans ever go.
Feb 21 @ 3:00pm
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The Dune Part Two movie poster Films
FILMED FOR IMAX! The saga continues with the next chapter of Frank Herbert’s celebrated novel Dune
Feb 25 @ 7:00pm
Feb 29 @ 7:00pm
Mar 01 @ 7:00pm
Mar 02 @ 7:00pm
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Mar 08 @ 7:00pm
Mar 09 @ 7:00pm
Mar 10 @ 7:00pm
Mar 15 @ 7:00pm
Mar 16 @ 7:00pm
Mar 17 @ 7:00pm
A blue whale tail out of the water in the background is a massive cargo ship Films

Mar 16 @ 11:00am
Mar 16 @ 2:00pm
Mar 16 @ 5:00pm
Mar 17 @ 11:00am
Mar 17 @ 2:00pm
Mar 17 @ 5:00pm
Mar 18 @ 2:00pm
Mar 18 @ 5:00pm
Mar 19 @ 2:00pm
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Mar 20 @ 2:00pm
Mar 20 @ 5:00pm
Mar 21 @ 2:00pm
Mar 22 @ 11:00am
Mar 22 @ 2:00pm
Mar 22 @ 5:00pm
Mar 23 @ 11:00am
Mar 23 @ 2:00pm
Mar 23 @ 5:00pm
Mar 24 @ 11:00am
Mar 24 @ 2:00pm
Mar 24 @ 5:00pm
Mar 25 @ 11:00am
Mar 25 @ 2:00pm
Mar 25 @ 5:00pm
Mar 26 @ 11:00am
Mar 26 @ 2:00pm
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Mar 27 @ 2:00pm
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Mar 28 @ 11:00am
Mar 28 @ 2:00pm
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Mar 29 @ 2:00pm
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Mar 30 @ 11:00am
Mar 30 @ 2:00pm
Mar 30 @ 5:00pm
Mar 31 @ 11:00am
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Experiences
A woman standing in the dark playing with a huge lite brite on a wall A captivating journey to explore light and color, going from darkness to vibrant hues, delving into optics, visible and invisible light, and color creation
A white teen boy stands by a black teen boy. The black boy is sitting and touching a touch screen computer. Above them is a sign that says Design a Skate Park. What does it take to create a video game, mix and master music or design a skate park that produces the biggest thrills?
Optical illusion with black squares, grey grid, and white dots. The illusion makes it look like black dots are moving around inside the white dots. Discover it’s not what you see but how you see that matters
Miniature Tesla coil with arcs of electricity branching out It’s Electric brings the science and history of electricity to life through an introduction to the types and uses of electricity
Toddler girl in a yellow shirt holding half circle shapes in front of her eyes with green and red see through panels Learning is fun with developmentally appropriate activities
Three portrait panels in black frames sit on a wavy rainbow wall Queer and intersectional identities are revolutionizing how science gets done
A dark image with electric blue lines shooting towards the viewer down a hallway. The far end of the hallway has a group of people stand, walking, and running towards the viewer. Power Play San Diego is all about the San Diego power grid—how it works, where the energy comes from and how it gets into your home
Man wearing VR headset An eye-popping, virtual reality adventure simulator
Aerial photo of a manmade river cut through the desert Explore the diverse sources of San Diego’s water and the methods of delivering and processing it
Middle school aged girl with adult man playing with a lightbulb exhibit Interactive experiences let you understand how electricity is generated and how we all can conserve energy
View of Earth from space with cities lit up Immerse yourself in four interactive areas in this gallery while understanding new discoveries about our Earth, Sun, Solar System and Universe
Woman tinkering with colored paper on a cutting mat Everyone has an eXciting, innovative side, and Studio X is a place where families can eXplore it
Two women playing in a white ball pit Sink into the Fleet’s ball pool
A girl and man interacting with a science exhibit shaped like a car Explore fundamental concepts of biomimicry

The Fleet engages the San Diego community in the wonders of science, interacting through immersive experiences and fostering connections throughout San Diego County.

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Fleet Science Center Gift Guide 2023 with wrapped present below the text

Fleet Science Center Partners with La Jolla Institute for Immunology

The Fleet Science Center is collaborating with scientists at La Jolla Institute for Immunology (LJI) for the Fleet’s upcoming
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Group of six people stand together with a Comic-Con backdrop

Fleet Comic-Con Panels Spotlight DEI

The Fleet Science Center’s return to San Diego Comic-Con International inspired visitors with panel discussions about representation and misrepresentation.

Experience the wonders of science and create unforgettable memories with the Fleet Science Center. 

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