The Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the quality of life for the people of the Gulf Coast. Providing educational opportunities in a fun learning environment is what the Exploreum is all about.
Enhance the value of the Exploreum’s mission with a Best is Getting Better philosophy by continuously striving to encourage public awareness of the wonders of science, to contribute to science education and to promote and improve scientific literacy along the Gulf Coast region.
Our mission is to encourage excellence in science, technology, engineering, and math education (STEM), and to make the excitement of scientific discovery accessible to the gulf region. We will provide the knowledge and understanding of scientific concepts through innovative approaches including interactive hands-on play, exhibits and traveling exhibits, classes, workshops, demonstrations, lectures, and educational experiences as well as through the visual excitement of the J.L. Bedsole Theater. We combine the advantages of strong, focused and accountable management, with financial, technological and capital resources to achieve our mission.