Admission & Hours

CLOSED - The Flint Hills Discovery Center is closed until April 19 due to concerns with the COVID-19 virus. This includes all scheduled events, programs, and rentals.

The Flint Hills Discovery Center is open 363 days a year! We are closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. View our calendar for specific program and exhibition dates.

Daily Admission

Admission Type
Adult (Age 18 - 64)
Youth (Age 2 - 17)
Military with ID
College Students with ID
Educators with ID
Seniors (Age 65+)
Children (Under 2)
FHDC Members Free
*sales tax will be added to admission rates at check out

Group Visits & School Field Trips

Bringing a group for a visit? Adult tour groups can enjoy a discounted price of $7 per adult with a 20 person minimum. To schedule your visit, complete our Book a Group Visit form.

Specialized rates for school field trips are also available and our staff can even provide an educational program during your visit. Learn more

Become A Member

For the cost of 2.5 visits, you can become a member of the Flint Hills Discovery Center to enjoy free daily admission and many other great members-only benefits. 


Monday - Saturday
10 AM - 5 PM

12 PM - 5 PM

We are open 363 days a year!  *Closed on Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day

Note: In between temporary exhibits, there will be a period of time when the Tallgrass Gallery will be temporarily closed in preparation for the new exhibit.  Please excuse the interruption and take extra time to enjoy all of the other aspects of our facility!

Association of Science & Technology Center (ASTC)

Travel Program Reciprocal Membership Admittance Policy
As a member of an institution participating in the Association of Science and Technology Center (ASTC) Travel Passport Program, you are eligible for free general admission for two adults and two children under 18 when you visit the Flint Hills Discovery Center. Just present your membership card and ID at the time of your visit. These benefits do not include free or discounted admission to special programs or events nor does it include museum store discounts and other benefits associated with museum membership unless stated otherwise. Some exclusions apply.

For a complete list of participating institutions with reciprocal member benefit information and exclusions, visit the Association of Science and Technology Center website.