The Discovery - Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum


490 S. Center Street

Reno , NV 89501

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Patrick Turner


Fax: 775-786-1114

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The Discovery is a hands-on science center designed to spark visitors’ curiosity—regardless of age. The Discovery boasts 67,000 square feet of ever-changing, hands-on galleries and exhibits focused on science, technology, engineering, art, history and invention, all designed to inspire curiosity, creativity and the joy of lifelong learning in all who visit. Add to that, seasonal camps, museum camp-ins, school field trips, adults-only events, events specifically for teens, programming for early learners, and daily science demonstrations, and you’ve found the formula for a truly eye-opening experience.


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