Special Series

Itty Bitty Scientists is back!
Wednesdays through August 1, 11 a.m. & Noon
Itty Bitty Scientists is fun, hands-on science for toddlers ages 2-5 and their grownups! Each session lasts between 30 - 45 minutes and will start off with a story centered on the topic of the day.

  • July 11: How Does My Garden Grow?
  • July 18: Abrakadoodle - Colors!
  • July 25: Tumble Time
  • August 1: Tasty Picasso Painting 

Solar System Saturdays
Saturdays in July 7, 14, 21, 28
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Explore the realm of our Solar System with a series of hands-on activities and planetarium presentations.

July 14: Inner Planets
  • 3:30 - Space Rocks 
  • 4 p.m. - Plate Tectonics
July 21: Outer Planets
  • 3:30 p.m. - Space Rocks
  • 4 p.m. - Solar System In Your Pocket
July 28: Moons, Comets, Asteroids
  • 3:30 p.m. - Space Rocks 
  • 4 p.m. - Edible Comets

Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream Sun-dae
Sundays, July 8, 15, 22 & 29, 1 & 4 p.m.
Free with admission to the Center
On a hot summer day, who doesn't like it cool? How about -320 degrees Fahrenheit? Come to Sci-Port on Sunday's during National Ice Cream Month, and get an ice cream sundae made with liquid nitrogen. Learn the science of cold...very cold, and finish it off with a sweet treat with all the fixin's. Summertime is cool at Sci-Port!

DeSoto Days
First Saturday of every month,
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Made possible by the DeSoto Parish Police Jury
Residents of DeSoto Parish will have free admission to Sci-Port: Louisiana's Science Center on the first Saturday of each month from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Visitors must show proof of residency in DeSoto Parish to receive free admission. Admission to Sci-Port includes access to over 290 hands-on exhibits, daily interactive programs and demonstrations and the Dayna and Ronald L. Sawyer Space Dome Planetarium. Admission does not include access to BODIES REVEALED, the Center's latest Traveling Exhibition. Please visit
www.sciport.org/BODIESREVEALED for the Exhibition's admission prices.

Terrific Tuesdays
On the first Tuesday of every month, Caddo Parish and Bossier City residents enjoy $3 admission to Sci-Port's Discovery Areas, Space Center and Space Dome Planetarium!
Please present your proof of Caddo Parish or Bossier City residence to the Visitor Services desk.

  • September - May, discount applies all day.
  • June - August, discount is available from 10 a.m. - Noon.
  • IMAX tickets may be purchased at discounted rate of $6 each.

Sponsored by Caddo Parish Commission and Bossier City Council

Lucky 13
June was the last month of funding for the Lucky 13 program!  It was a huge success and nearly 2,000 visitors were able to enjoy Sci-Port at no charge.  We will let our visitors know if we have new funds to support this program.  Be sure to check out our other reduced admission programs above.




Contact Info

Sci-Port Discovery Center
820 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, Louisiana 71101


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