NOW Open

Powerhouse Science Center Design Lab -- where one challenge can have many solutions! Come explore the engineering design cycle in our brand new Design Lab. Map-out, build, and test a prototype solution to a given challenge. Kids of all ages will have FUN engaging with the many steps involved in the innovation process. Learn through trial and error that there’s no single “right” answer in engineering!

OPEN | Monday - Friday 3:00 - 4:30 PM | Saturday - Sunday 12:00 - 4:00 PM




We're exploring ways to Eat Well, Play Well, Live Well. Come discover the science behind making healthy food choices and the benefits of regular physical activity. Our current exhibition features several interactive experiences to help the whole family realize that being healthy is a tool for being the best you!

OPEN | January - December 3, 2017


oregon_museum_of_science_and_industry_logo-svg_  EAT WELL, PLAY WELL was produced and is toured by the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry. This exhibit was made possible by a Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) grant from the National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), a component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).



Visit the birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates who live and play in the the Nature Discovery Exhibit. This exhibit features indoor animal habitats, interactives, and hands-on activities.


Entry to all exhibitions are included in museum admission.