The Science Factory is Lane County's only children's museum, located in beautiful Alton Baker Park in Eugene, Oregon.


Learn about science through hands-on exhibitions, discover astronomy in the Exploration Dome and be a part of special events and programs that come to you year-round.


We promise each visit will be a fun learning experience!


Current Exhibits

On Display: 
April 24, 2016 to August 31, 2016

Plunge into water science with this mini exhibition that explores how clean drinking water gets to your home.

Special Events

June 26, 2016 to September 02, 2016

This summer you can get a taste of Science Factory's entire fulldome library in the planetarium with daily dome shows! 

June 29, 2016 to July 27, 2016

Join us at your local library this summer!

July 22, 2016 to July 24, 2016

Find us in Discovery Park as part of the STEM festival at the Lane County Fair.  Solve brain teasers, and get a sneak peek at some of the newest areas of biotech research.  We'll be there all weekend! 

Hours of Operation

Thursday Hours

10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Registration Open:


Summer Science Adventures

Current Dome Shows

This 20-minute show gives audiences an introduction to the season's night sky, including stars, constellations and related stories.


Showing each weekday at 1:30pm from June 27 through September 2.

Explore the sun in all its glory in this fulldome show.

Affiliations & Sponsors

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