Admission to Fernbank Science Center is free of charge. This includes the exhibit hall and associated grounds, the library and the observatory. Parking is free of charge. The science center is wheel chair accessible.
Listen to our recorded information lines at 678-874-7100 or call our receptionist at 678-874-7102.
School Year Hours
Generally, Labor Day - Memorial Day
Monday: Wednesday noon - 5:00 PM
Thursday: Friday noon - 9:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 7:00 PM, 8:00 PM
Friday: 3:00 PM, 7:00 PM, 8:00 PM
Saturday: 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM
Thursday & Friday: 9:00 PM (or dark) - 10:30 PM (weather permitting)
Please call ahead to confirm that the observatory will be open on the night that you plan to attend 678-874-7102
Fernbank Science Center is closed on Sunday