Science Day 2018

We hope you enjoyed the 29th annual Science Day and learned a lot!
See you next year for our 30th.

Photo credit: Judy Ackerman

All Eyes On the Eclipse

The Rockville Science Center partnered with the Gaithersburg Community Museum at the Gaithersburg Solar Eclipse Party

Photo credit: Yaakov Gridley

2017 Volunteer Appreciation Event

We held our annual appreciation event to honor our volunteers, donors, and staff. You make the Science Center possible.

Congratulations, Team 2662!

The only rocketry team from Maryland that qualified for the TARC Nationals is our Explorer Post Team 2662! Congratulations to Bob Ekman and the team.

Spread the science love

Help us achieve our goal of bringing a Science Center to Rockville. Grab a tax-deductible Rockille Science Center membership for $20 per year, or $40 for a family membership.

Photo credit: Yasaman Dasteh Goli


From robotics to Science Cafe, find out about all the programs the Rockville Science Center offers.

Become a member

Individual  membership: $20/year
Family membership: $40/year
Organization membership: $100/year
Thanks for your financial help to sustain our education & outreach programs and make a Rockville Science Center facility a reality!


Our volunteers participate in everything from brainstorming about the new facility to acting as judges at Science Fairs. Join us!


Check out the latest News and upcoming events at Rockville Science Center. You can also have our monthly newsletter delivered to your inbox.

Corporate Sponsorship

Join us to help open doors for residents and students of the DC area into the cutting-edge theoretical and applied science work that is ongoing at our laboratories, universities, research centers, and businesses.

Questions? Suggestions?

We welcome your questions and suggestions via our contact page, and your participation on Facebook and Twitter @RockvilleSci.

Stay Up to Date

Upcoming Events

  1. Science Tuesday

    July 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  2. Science Café

    July 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. Explorations! US Botanic Gardens

    July 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  4. Exhibit – College Park Air Park Museum

    August 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  5. Science Tuesday

    August 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm