The Science Factory is Lane County's only children's museum, located in beautiful Alton Baker Park in Eugene, Oregon.


Learn about science through hands-on exhibitions, discover astronomy in the Exploration Dome and be a part of special events and programs that come to you year-round.


We promise each visit will be a fun learning experience!


Current Exhibits

On Display: 
January 16, 2016 to June 05, 2016

This winter and spring, explore the history, science, math, and economics behind money in Moneyville! Adults and kids build math skills and economic literacy while engaging with our new interactive exhibition.


Special Events

February 06, 2016

Block Kids is a nationally-recognized, award-winning building competition for children in elementary school, grades 1 through 6.

February 27, 2016

Researchers with the University of Oregon’s Team Duckling will join us for a day of brainy fun! 

Hours of Operation

Saturday Hours

10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Join us for our next First Friday Tot Discovery Day on February 5. Next month's theme: Science of Magic


Registration is now FULL for the 2016 Block Kids competition! 


Current Dome Shows

This 20-minute show gives audiences an introduction to the season's night sky, including stars, constellations and related stories.

Live presentations combine captivating multi-media with narration from Science Factory's space experts to keep you engaged and learning!

What lived in the water during the dinosaur age? From fossil digs to larger-than-life visions of predatory chases in shallow seas, the film immerses audiences in a rarely explored environment during the dinosaur age.

Designed especially for our younger visitors, this double feature takes us on a voyage of exploration and discovery.

Affiliations & Sponsors

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