Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center of Mobile,AL

Hours & Admission

Hours and Admission

Our admission prices vary depending on age of guest (see chart below). Exploreum members get the best prices. Please see our membership page for more information.

For additional information on general admission and special group pricing please call 1-251-208-6893.

For general information please call our Box Office 1-251-208-6893.

Please see our calendar here for any special closings or holidays.

Fall/Spring Hours of Operation
Monday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Holiday Hours

The Exploreum closes for the following holidays:

Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Joe Cain Day (Sunday before Mardi Gras), Mardi Gras/Fat Tuesday and Easter Sunday.

The Exploreum will be OPEN on the Sundays and Mondays during some holidays. Dates subject to change. Please call our box office to confirm open and closed dates. 1-251-208-6893.

Groups and Field Trips:

Please call 1-251-208-6881 for special group and field trip rates. See our field trip page for more details.

Blue Star (Military) Discounts:

Memorial Day through Labor Day the Gulf Coast Exploreum participates in the Blue Star Museums programs. Active and Retired military get into Exploreum exhibits for free along with their dependents. IMAX an additional charge (Member pricing).

Military Discounts (during non-Blue Star programs):

Active Duty/Retired Personnel with proper ID receive member rate: Free/Discount Exhibit only admission or $6.00 combo. Dependents/Spouse/Any other military personnel with proper ID receive $1.25 off Exhibits admission.

EXPLOREUM POLICIES: Once tickets are redeemed, refunds, exchanges and rain checks are not offered. Exploreum prices include sales tax. The Exploreum is a smoke-free facility. No outside food, beverages or coolers are allowed. Days and hours of operation are subject to change without notice. The Exploreum is not responsible for lost and stolen items. Children under the age of 16 must be chaperoned by an adult.

*Combo admission includes ONE film. Additional film costs extra.

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