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Illusion: Human Perception Summer Exhibit

Illusion: Human Perception Summer Exhibit

Can you believe it? Fool your senses with our special summer exhibit along with featured Mess Kits. Every weekday from 11 AM – 1 PM, visitors and their caregivers can explore our Questioning Corner Cart. Designed for young learners, the cart is filled with activities focusing on different themes. Also weekdays, at 2 PM, our […]

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Summer Camp 2019

Summer Camp 2019

2019 MESS Hall Summer Camps Ignite scientific curiosity with themed camps this summer! Weeklong, half-day camps explore a variety of topics. Find our schedule and theme descriptions below. Registration now for members! Non-member registration opens Feb 1. View SPRING BREAK camp listing here.   Pricing Weeklong, half day camps are $100 Members / $125 Non-Members. […]

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April at the MESS Hall

Saturday Night Science Saturday April 6 | 6PM – 8PM Celebrate the 49th Anniversary of Earth Day with us. All hands-on Earth science experiences with connections to science, technology, and society in partnership with NISENet.org. Your family will love learning about the rock we live on and getting familiar with the science of exploring Earth. […]

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March at the MESS Hall

Spring Break Camps Register your creative and curious young scientists for hands-on exploration through the winter break. Enjoy the theme “Science Sampler,” which will allow campers to dive into a different topic each day – from video game design, mineralogy exploration, and rocket engineering, there are a variety of subjects to experience. Grades 1 – […]

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Gulf Coast Science Festival

Gulf Coast Science Festival March 30, 2019 – Seville Square A celebration of scientific discovery and the importance of math, engineering, and science in our community. This Festival, featuring a variety of science- and technology-related activities, aims to inspire curiosity, experimentation, and creative problem solving by both adults and children. A free event, open to the public in Seville Square on […]

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Spring Break Camp

Spring Break Camps Register your creative and curious young scientists for hands-on exploration through the winter break. Enjoy the theme “Science Sampler,” which will allow campers to dive into a different topic each day – from video game design, mineralogy exploration, and rocket engineering, there are a variety of subjects to experience. Grades 1 – […]

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Homeschool Programs

Make us a part of your year of education! The MESS Hall offers monthly field trips for homeschool students. The activities are best for ages 6+, and each month is a different theme. Homeschool Field Trips Register today! These programs begin with an interactive science-show, followed by hands-on stations exploring monthly topics.  There is no charge for chaperones; Groups […]

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MESS Hall Goes Gourmet

MESS Hall Goes Gourmet

February 8, 2019 | 6pm Join us for a special event combing Science + Food. It’s going to be a fun & unique fine dining experience with Pensacola’s favorite local chefs – you don’t want to miss it! Plus, sample some of the science we take on the road! This “Goes Gourmet” fundraiser for the […]

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Winter Break Hours

During the Winter Break, we will be open for you to bring the whole family to explore during extended hours. Closed    12/23 – 12/25 Open    12/26 – 12/31 : 10am – 5PM Closed    New Years day Open    1/2 – 1/5 : 10am – 5PM   Click here to view our general hours & […]

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Science Sampler! Winter Camps

Science Sampler! Winter Camps

Winter Break Camps Register your creative and curious young scientists for hands-on exploration through the winter break. Enjoy the theme “Science Sampler,” which will allow campers to dive into a different topic each day – from video game design, mineralogy exploration, and rocket engineering, there are a variety of subjects to experience. Grades 1 – […]

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Curiosity Day: Diggin’ Fossils

Curiosity Day: Diggin’ Fossils Saturday November 10, 1PM – 4PM What lies below the surface? Find out during Curiosity Day: Diggin Fossils. Learn more about pangea, mineral identification, coprolites and more! Dig into the Fossil Hunt workshop with the experts to get a firsthand look at what they can tell us about the past. To […]

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Science on the Street

Science on the Street

Science on the Street | November 1 – 12 Can you really believe what you see? Do you trust your senses? Join the MESS Hall during Foo Foo Fest to explore the Science of Illusion through interactive programming. All ages will question reality and their perceptions of the world at Science on the Street, through interactive, […]

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Planning Your Visit

We are located at 116 N. Tarragona St. in downtown Pensacola, right behind Caldwell Associated Architects. (Need directions?)