Ontario Science Centre

The Ontario Science Centre has welcomed more than 50 million visitors since it opened in 1969, implementing an interactive approach adopted by science centres around the world. Today, the Science Centre is a leader in free-choice science learning and a key player in Ontario’s innovation ecosystem, offering lifelong learning through hands-on, engaging experiences. It is a prime venue for public dialogue about science, technology and society. The Ontario Science Centre is an agency of the Government of Ontario funded in part by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. As a publicly assisted organization, the Science Centre relies on generous individuals, corporations and foundations who share a commitment to science and education for additional operating support. For more information about the Ontario Science Centre, please visit www.OntarioScienceCentre.ca.

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Contact Information:
Anna Relyea
Director, Strategic Communication
anna.relyea@osc.on.ca
Tel: 416-696-3273
Fax: 416-696-3161

Latest

08:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre to Mission Control: "Houston, we have a party."

Science Centre marks 50th anniversary of lunar landing from a Canadian perspective TORONTO, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ - On July 20, the Ontario Science Centre celebrates the historic Apollo 11 Moon landing ...


Jun 30, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre celebrates Canada Day by offering the first 500 visitors free general admission on July 1/

Kids 12 and under get 50 per cent off general admission all day TORONTO, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Calling all Canadian space enthusiasts! Celebrate Canada Day with space sciences, and discover the...


Jun 28, 2019, 08:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre celebrates Canada Day by offering the first 500 visitors free general admission on July 1

Kids 12 and under get 50 per cent off general admission all day TORONTO, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Calling all Canadian space enthusiasts! Celebrate Canada Day with space sciences, and discover the...


Jun 26, 2019, 14:46 ET Ontario Science Centre presents the 2019 Weston Youth Innovation Award to six enterprising teens from coast to coast

Fifteen-year-old Stella Bowles from Nova Scotia takes first-place $15,000 cash prize TORONTO, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - From protecting the environment to redesigning surgical tools to an...


Jun 26, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre recognizes youth innovators from coast to coast at the Weston Youth Innovation Award ceremony on June 26/

TORONTO, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - On June 26, the Ontario Science Centre recognizes six inspiring young innovators from across Canada for the valuable work they are doing to make the world a better...


Jun 24, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre recognizes youth innovators from coast to coast at the Weston Youth Innovation Award ceremony on June 26/

TORONTO, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - On June 26, the Ontario Science Centre recognizes six inspiring young innovators from across Canada for the valuable work they are doing to make the world a better...


Jun 23, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre showcases career opportunities in the space industry through Spotlight on Women in Science: Reaching for the Stars/

Program highlights women who occupy different roles in the sector— from research to education TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - As part of its Summer of Space lineup, the Ontario Science Centre hosts a...


Jun 20, 2019, 14:13 ET MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre recognizes youth innovators from coast to coast at the Weston Youth Innovation Award ceremony on June 26

TORONTO, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - On June 26, the Ontario Science Centre recognizes six inspiring young innovators from across Canada for the valuable work they are doing to make the world a better...


Jun 20, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre showcases career opportunities in the space industry through Spotlight on Women in Science: Reaching for the Stars/

Program highlights women who occupy different roles in the sector— from research to education TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - As part of its Summer of Space lineup, the Ontario Science Centre hosts a...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:49 ET MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OP - Ontario Science Centre demonstrates career opportunities in the space industry through Spotlight on Women in Science: Reaching for the Stars

Program highlights women who occupy different roles in the sector— from research to education TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - As part of its Summer of Space lineup, the Ontario Science Centre hosts a...


May 16, 2019, 10:00 ET 3-2-1 liftoff! Ontario Science Centre launches Summer of Space

Discover the wonders of the universe without ever leaving the ground TORONTO, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Connect to the cosmos this summer at the Ontario Science Centre! From May 17 to September 2, the...


May 16, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo Op - Summer of Space lifts off at the Ontario Science Centre/

Out-of-this-world summer line-up connects earthlings to the cosmos TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - T-minus 2 days to lift off! On May 16, the Ontario Science Centre launches its Summer of Space, a...


May 14, 2019, 14:54 ET Media Advisory/Photo Op - Summer of Space lifts off at the Ontario Science Centre

Out-of-this-world summer line-up connects earthlings to the cosmos TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - T-minus 2 days to lift off! On May 16, the Ontario Science Centre launches its Summer of Space, a...


May 11, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - International Astronomy Day at the Ontario Science Centre May 11/

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Calling all sun observers, planet lovers and star watchers! Come join us on May 11 at the Ontario Science Centre to celebrate International Astronomy Day, with a...


May 10, 2019, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - International Astronomy Day at the Ontario Science Centre May 11/

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Calling all sun observers, planet lovers and star watchers! Come join us on May 11 at the Ontario Science Centre to celebrate International Astronomy Day, with a...


May 09, 2019, 12:05 ET Media Advisory - International Astronomy Day at the Ontario Science Centre May 11

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Calling all sun observers, planet lovers and star watchers! Come join us on May 11 at the Ontario Science Centre to celebrate International Astronomy Day, with a...


Apr 23, 2019, 11:30 ET Media Advisory: Ontario Science Centre - The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, hosts celebration in honour of 50th Birthday year

TORONTO, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, as honorary patron of the Ontario Science Centre's 50th Birthday year, will host a reception in...


Apr 11, 2019, 10:00 ET Join the pack for an immersive IMAX adventure at the Ontario Science Centre with Superpower Dogs

New documentary film highlights courageous canines and their human partners TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Not all heroes wear capes. Real-life four-legged heroes walk—and bark—among us. Experience...


Apr 10, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo-Op - Meet fire service dog and official Superpower Dogs ambassador Molly the Fire Safety Dog at Ontario Science Centre on April 10/

Arkansas-based Dalmatian and her human companion, Firefighter Dayna, help save lives through their interactive fire safety program TORONTO, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - X marks the spot—lots of spots!—on...


Apr 09, 2019, 13:28 ET Media Advisory/Photo-Op - Meet fire service dog and official Superpower Dogs ambassador Molly the Fire Safety Dog at Ontario Science Centre on April 10

Arkansas-based Dalmatian and her human companion, Firefighter Dayna, help save lives through their interactive fire safety program TORONTO, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - X marks the spot—lots of spots!—on...


Apr 08, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo-Op - New IMAX® film Superpower Dogs opens April 12 at Ontario Science Centre/

TORONTO, March 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of the world's most extraordinary dogs as Superpower Dogs, a new IMAX® film, opens April 12 at the...


Apr 03, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo-Op - New IMAX® film Superpower Dogs opens April 12 at Ontario Science Centre/

TORONTO, March 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of the world's most extraordinary dogs as Superpower Dogs, a new IMAX® film, opens April 12 at the...


Mar 28, 2019, 12:52 ET Media Advisory/Photo-Op - New IMAX® film Superpower Dogs opens April 12 at Ontario Science Centre

TORONTO, March 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of the world's most extraordinary dogs as Superpower Dogs, a new IMAX® film, opens April 12 at the...


Mar 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Ontario Science Centre highlights 50 years of science milestones in Celebration Way

New entryway experience shows how science—and the Science Centre—continue to evolve TORONTO, March 12, 2019 /CNW/ - 1969 marked a year of monumental firsts: humans landed on the Moon, transplanted a...


Mar 07, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory/Photo Op - Roll into physics with ollies, nollies and flip tricks this March Break at the Ontario Science Centre/

TORONTO, March 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Discover the science of skateboarding this March Break at the Ontario Science Centre! Skateboarders rely on the fundamentals of physics—momentum, gravity and friction—...