Special Animal focused presentations and learning more about the wildlife around us! Included with membership or admission. No reservations are necessary.
THE DISCOVERY CENTER AND WILDCAT BLUFF ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE BLUE STAR INITIATIVE The Don Harrington Discovery Center and Wildcat Bluff announced it will join museums nationwide in the Blue Star Museums initiative as the exclusive museum to participate in Amarillo this year. This summer, the Blue Star Museum initiative provides free admission to currently-serving… Read more about FREE ADMISSION to veterans and currently-serving military personnel and their families.
Looking for somewhere to have the kids celebrate the END OF SCHOOL?! We have just the thing for you! With $1 admission for everyone, we are throwing the most epic Kickoff to Summer Break in town! We will have Demos from Xcel Energy, Pantex, and Bell Flight A bouncy house and water rockets! And access… Read more about Discover for a Dollar: END OF SCHOOL BASH! 2022
A week of special activities and demos for ALL AGES at DHDC to celebrate Spring Break ‘Round the World! March 14-18 Monday: Pi Day! Enjoy a day at DHDC with FREE Pi on 3.14 at 1:59 while experiencing one of our amazing live demonstrations! Tuesday: Absolutely Buggin’ Kathleen Guerrero will be presenting her collection of… Read more about Spring Break Spectacular
Wildlife Weekend is one of our monthly programs! We partner with Wildwest Wildlife Rehabilitation to bring the wild indoors! Updated Program schedule and details. Wild West Wildlife Rehab Ambassadors Activities and Demonstrations at DHDC. Demos will take place at 11:00a.m., Noon, and 1:00p.m. *In an effort to best care for our animals and staff guests… Read more about Wildlife Weekend: Animals from the Ice Age
Toddler Tracks is for explorers age 5 and under and a caregiver and takes place at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center. We read a nature-themed book, do a craft or hands-on activity and go for a nature walk on our Libb’s Trail. Dress for the weather and bring a water bottle, we go out for our… Read more about Toddler Tracks: January 2022
Prepare your little explorers for our Winter Camp Discovery Expedition! Learn more & register HERE
Coffee and Cuties will be taking a short break for the holidays. Be sure to stop by DHDC to grab a take-home kit to enjoy at home!
We are bringing Camp Discovery BACK with a FALL BREAK TWIST! Learn more & register HERE!
Wildlife Weekend is our NEW monthly event! We partner with Wildwest Wildlife Rehabilitation to bring the wild indoors! Saturday, Nov. 20th: The Wild West Wildlife Team will be joining forces with us for a fun, family-friendly event from 11a-2pm. We will learn all about different critters and what they eat! Sunday,Nov. 21st: DHDC organized programs… Read more about Wildlife Weekend: Wildlife Friendsgiving
Each time has limited capacity and guests are encouraged to stop by the Discovery Center to purchase your wristbands in advance. We are so glad to get this back on our calendar! Discover family, fun, and science for just $1 per person! Choose the best time for your family 5:00 – 6:30pm OR 6:30 –… Read more about Discover for a Dollar with John Erickson
Please join us in-person or virtually for Coffee & Cuties. Coffee & Cuties offers entertainment for the tots and gives caregivers the opportunity to sit back and relax! Your child will participate in storytime that is paired with a fun craft or science activity, both led by one of our awesome Science Guides. THEME: Friendsgiving… Read more about Coffee & Cuties November