Today it was announced that a new charitable entity, Red River STEM, seeks permission from the City of Shreveport to operate a science center in the Sci-Port Discovery building. Pending approval from the City, the Community Foundation and several other organizations and individuals plan to provide start-up funding for the new 501(c)3. Jay Pierson has agreed to serve as the new Board chairman if appropriately selected. A new Board is being formed and an Executive Director will be hired soon. Plans for reopening the rest of Sci-Port are in the works, so stay tuned for exciting new announcements! The POP exhibit and IMAX will remain open Thursday-Sunday.

Power of Play

The Power of Play (POP) Children's Museum, located on the second floor of the Science Center, is designed for children 8 and under, with parental supervision/interaction required. The exhibit features multiple exhibits and opportunities for children to play and learn together with their family members. Tickets for POP are $10 per person, ages 12 months and up.


The IMAX Dome Theater at Sci-Port is the only IMAX Dome Theatre in the State of Louisiana. It’s an immersive experience that allows families to “feel” the movie in a realistic and thrilling way. Tickets are $12 per person, ages 3 and up.

Hours of Operation

Current Hours
Thursday – Saturday  (9:00am – 5:00pm)
Sunday  (12:00pm – 5:00pm)

Sci-Port Discovery Center provides a fun, educational environment for people of all ages to explore and actively engage in the world of mathematics, science and technology. Sci-Port serves to spark curiosity about the world around us, provides hands-on tools for using scientific discovery in everyday life, and encourages a passion for life-long learning.

Sci-Port IMAX Dome Theatre

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