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  • Cosmosphere and Exploration Place Announce Discount Program

    Cosmosphere and Exploration Place Announce Discount Program

    October 19, 2021

    Learn, explore and save with the new Discovery Discount at Hutchinson’s Cosmosphere and Wichita’s Exploration Place.

    Launching today, guests who visit both the Cosmosphere and Exploration Place within 30 days will receive a $5 discount at their second museum. The offer is valid on Cosmosphere’s All Access Mission Pass and Exploration Place’s All Access Pass. Visitors must present a receipt or ticket from the partner museum to qualify.

    "We are glad to have the Exploration Place joining us as a partner in bringing great STEM activities to Kansas," said Jim Remar, Cosmosphere president and CEO. "Now visitors to the Cosmosphere can save at both Exploration Place and Strataca after visiting the Cosmosphere, making it even more appealing to visit the heart of Kansas for great destination attractions."

    The Cosmosphere International SciEd Center & Space Museum is located at 1100 North Plum in Hutchinson, KS. Its collection includes U.S. space artifacts second only to the Smithsonian, and the largest collection of Russian space artifacts outside of Moscow. Its hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and  Sunday and until 7 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.

    The mission of Exploration Place, Kansas’ premier science center, is to inspire a deeper interest in science and technology through creative and fun experiences for all. Exploration Place is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and until 8 p.m. on Thursdays.

    Cosmosphere tickets available here.

    Exploration Place tickets available here.

Upcoming Events

  • Coffee at the Cosmo: The Mysteries and Marvels of Black Holes
    January 20
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  • OPEN 9 AM–3 PM CHRISTMAS EVE

    Date: Friday, December 24, 2021 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
    Location:Cosmosphere

    We will be open from 9 am–3 pm on Christmas Eve, Friday, December 24. We will be closed on Christmas Day. 

  • Closed Christmas Day

    Date: Saturday, December 25, 2021 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM
    Location:Cosmosphere

    We will be closed Saturday, December 25 for Christmas. We will be open normal business hours tomorrow.
     

  • Coffee at the Cosmo: The Mysteries and Marvels of Black Holes

    Date: Thursday, January 20, 2022 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    Location:Banquet Room

    Welcome back to in-person Coffee at the Cosmo at the Cosmosphere!

    This informative community gathering over coffee features guest speakers offering insight into STEM and space topics. Coffee at the Cosmo is offered quarterly and is free of charge. It can also be enjoyed via Facebook Live from anywhere!

    January’s Coffee at the Cosmo will feature a presentation on "The Mysteries and Marvels of Black Holes." Participants will hear from experts with the James Webb Space Telescope mission about recent research on black holes and questions scientists hope the James Webb Space Telescope mission can help answer.

    Learn more about the James Webb Space Telescope here. 

    *Coffee topics are subject to change.

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