Together, we will construct Discover Through Time, a permanent exhibit that will invite visitors on a historic journey through the region’s ecological biomes. Full-sensory environments will simulate the biome’s climate, humidity, and geological features. Inland Sea Ancient Pleistocene Grassland Woodlands Spruce Forest Modern Grassland. This new space is more than a static exhibit. It features:… Read more about Discover Through Time Biomes Exhibit
For Thanksgiving 2021, we have decided to “Give Where We Live” and offer free admission to DHDC & WCB. If you would like to “Give where you live,” too, please consider a gift through the Panhandle Gives and support our efforts to build an all-new exhibit at DHDC and/or improvements to our ADA Libb’s trail… Read more about FREE Admission At DHDC & Wildcat Bluff
What does Full Sensory mean? Picking things up and feeling their texture is what people often associate with sensory experiences, but it’s about much more than touch! Sensory learning includes any activity that stimulates a person’s senses of touch, smell, taste, sight, and hearing, as well as anything which engages movement and balance. While we… Read more about DHDC’s New 2022 Exhibit Will be FULL-SENSORY!
The program supports those receiving food assistance (SNAP) benefits visiting The Discovery Center by offering admission at $2 per person, up to four people, with the presentation of their valid EBT card. Museums for All is part of the Discovery Center’s broad commitment to seek, include, and welcome all audiences.
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We’re gearing up for severe weather season in the Texas Panhandle, and the Don Harrington Discovery Center has brought you a BRAND NEW EXHIBIT that will allow our guests to explore STEM Careers. Visit the first installment of Geared Up and learn what it takes to become a meteorologist and work in broadcast television! Complete with a green… Read more about NOW OPEN!
All of our Events are published on our Events Page, but here is a snapshot of everything happening this month! Click on each image for the details.
WELCOME! We continue to be open during regular business hours, offering a safe space for your family to make new discoveries. Tuesday – Saturday 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Sunday Noon – 4:30 pm Open during AISD holidays. . — UPDATED FACE MASK POLICY— Effective March 2022 Masks are optional for both guests and staff members.… Read more about Planning a Visit Soon? Purchase Admission and See Safety Protocols