Tribute to Two NH Heroes
Take a personal look at the two space pioneers to whom the Discovery Center is dedicated: America’s first astronaut, Alan Shepard, and NASA’s Teacher-in-Space, Christa McAuliffe.

Mission Statement
To educate, incite and entertain learners of all ages in the sciences and humanities by actively engaging them in the exploration of astronomy, aviation, Earth and space science.

What’s Here
The Discovery Center has an amazing collection of innovative, interactive exhibits to explore. Delve into the worlds of astronomy, aviation, Earth and space sciences and become immersed in this entertaining learning environment.

There are programs at the Discovery Center for all ages! From our state-of-the-art planetarium theater to our high-tech observatory to workshops for Little Explorers and educators alike… there is something for everyone at your Discovery Center.

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