Hours and Admission

SCI Hours

  • Our current hours are:

  • Thursday
    9:00-12:00 pm OR 1:00-4:00 pm
  • Saturday
    9:00-12:00 pm OR 1:00-4:00 pm
  • Sunday
    9:00-12:00 pm OR 1:00-4:00 pm


A limited number of tickets will be sold per timeslot. Visitors will be checked in at the start of the timeslot and will be asked to exit at the end of the three hours. SCI staff will then clean the facility before the next group is allowed to enter.

  • 9:00 am-12:00 pm 
  • 1:00-4:00 pm

Admission Prices

General admission tickets are $11 for visitors of all ages; SCI members are free. Advance tickets are not requred, but because of capacity restrictions, we recommend all visitors reserve tickets in advance at www.sciowa.org/gettickets.

Get Tickets

Note: All children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. All ages 18 and under may require accompaniment by an adult as dictated by group policy.

SCI General Admission

Age Non-Members Members
Child (2–12) $11.00 FREE
Adults (13–64) $11.00 FREE
Senior (65+) $11.00 FREE

Group Pricing: SCI offers discounted rates and customized visit packages to groups of 10 or more. Book your visit by calling 515-274-6868 ext. 222.