Founded in l988, SciTrek-The Science & Technology Museum of Atlanta is a museum currently housing over 140 permanent exhibits with interactive exhibits clustered in themed areas. With a ranking in the top ten science centers in the nation, SciTrek is Georgia's gem in science and technology adventure. Hands-on exhibitions allow both children and adults the opportunity of exploring in a high tech playground to discover, understand and appreciate the wonders of science, math and technology. Visitors can lift a racecar engine with one hand, freeze their shadows on the wall or listen to someone whisper from 80 feet away! Enjoy the weekend exhibits, summer camps, weekend workshops, overnights, birthday parties and special programs. Open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm; Sun noon-5pm. Adults $7.50; children 3-17, seniors, college students & military personnel $6. Teachers, SciTrek members and children under 3, free. Group rates available.
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