Understanding Animal Behavior and Autism

Rockville Science Center is proud to present Dr. Temple Grandin, speaking on Understanding Animal Behavior and Autism at The Music Center at Strathmore on September 7 at 7:30pm.

Photo credit: Rosalie Winard

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

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

A Home for the Rockville Science Center

We are pleased to announce that the Rockville Science Center Board of Trustees and the City of Rockville are presently engaged in discussions with the owners of property located at 41 Maryland Avenue (southwest corner of Maryland Ave. and E. Middle Lane) to design, develop and construct a build-to-suit science center facility that will serve as the long-term permanent home of the Rockville Science Center.


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!


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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.

Upcoming Events

  1. Science Café

    August 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Explorations! National Library of Medicine

    August 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  3. FIRST LEGO League Robotics Information Session

    August 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. RSC Presents: Temple Grandin

    September 7 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Explorer Post 1010 Open House

    September 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm