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Upcoming Events

Accessible science experiences for everyone!

Studio Ghibli Film Retrospective


When Marnie Was There

JAN 9 - Dubbed; JAN 21 - Subtitled

Science Pub Portland: Radon & Landslides

JAN 21, 2020 | 7-9PM @ McMenamins Kennedy School Theater

Only Yesterday

JAN 21 - Dubbed

Grave of the Fireflies

JAN 22 - Subtitled

Whisper of the Heart

JAN 23 - Dubbed; JAN 15 - Subtitled

The Cat Returns

JAN 24 - Dubbed

Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

JAN 19 & 24 - Dubbed; JAN 10 - Subtitled

Howl's Moving Castle

JAN 11 & JAN 17- Dubbed; JAN 24- Subtitled

Ongoing Events

OMSI After Dark

A night at the museum for the 21+ crowd filled with food, drink, music, and science fun! Each month has a different theme with new demos.

Kendall Concerts: Music Under the Dome

This monthly planetarium concert series combines live performances with stunning visuals in riots of color, shape, and movement.

Reel Science

Watch and learn as the science of your favorite movies come to life on the big screen of the Empirical Theater. This monthly series brings in experts to amplify your viewing experience.

Maker Workshops

Step up your science knowledge with one of our workshops! Our expert educators teach a variety of classes like Soap Making, Cider Making, and Fermentation!

Star Parties

From beginners to experts of all ages, here’s your opportunity to view the moon, stars, and other celestial objects up close and personal through telescopes!

Reel Eats

Tap into your senses with cinema and cuisine at this quarterly event! Enjoy curated bites that match key moments in a film to enhance the narrative in electrifying ways.

Meet a Scientist

This program, held on the fourth Saturday of the month, features local scientists who share their research and knowledge through hands-on activities and conversation.

Science Pub

A monthly event that explores different scientific topics - no scientific background required. Just bring your curiosity, sense of humor and appetite for food, drinks and knowledge!

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Maker Faire

An annual family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness. Nicknamed the Greatest Show (& Tell) on Earth, this community-based event is a great way to glimpse into the future and get inspired!

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Host a Private Event

Looking for the perfect venue for your event? Our museum is filled with unique spaces ideal for a variety of events—from large corporate dinners or galas to meetings or film screenings.

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