John F. Green Spartanburg Science Center

200 E. St. John Street, Spartanburg, SC (864) 583-2777

Annoucements and Upcoming Events

Owl Prowl at the Cottonwood Trail

Meet at 6:30 pm on Saturday, February 18th to call for owls on the Cottonwood Trail at the Edwin M. Griffin Nature Preserve in Spartanburg, SC. Park at the Beechwood Drive entrance to the Cottonwood Trail. Dr. Jon Storm from USC Upstate will lead the hike and talk...

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Third Saturday Event – Palmetto Trail

Join us for a guided nature hike on the USC Upstate passage of the Palmetto Trail. Meet at 9:00 am on Saturday, January 21st on the USC Upstate campus in Spartanburg. Park on the northeast corner of campus in the lot on North Campus Boulevard near the intersection...

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Winter Break Camps

If you're looking for a fun activity for your kids while school is out, from December 19-21, we're going to be having day camps at the science center for 5K - 5th grade students. On Monday, December 19th, we're having STEM Grab Bag, where we'll have a variety of...

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We Welcome Your Visit to Explore Science

Discover Our Fascinating World

The Spartanburg Science Center inspires excitement for science through interactive exhibits, live animals and programs that excite, engage, and educate. Our small, hands-on science center offers guests of all ages more than 23 exhibits, live animal room featuring an assortment of reptiles, amphibians, and fish and a museum room with a collections of fossils, bones, skulls, rocks & minerals, and other educational displays.