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Visitor Info

Update: OMSI is Open

We’re excited for you to experience our Natural Sciences Hall, Empirical Theater, Kendall Planetarium, and the USS Blueback Submarine, as well as our newly reopened Turbine Hall and reimagined Science Playground!

OMSI remains committed to the health and safety of everyone at the museum—including our visitors, students, staff, and volunteers—and we want you to feel comfortable and safe while discovering at OMSI. While our region is moving closer to community immunity, we are continuing to require staff and guests ages 3 and older to wear masks.

This policy allows us to offer a safe space to the hundreds of youth visiting the museum, as the majority of these students are not yet eligible to be vaccinated.

Learn more about OMSI’s reopening >

Regular Hours*

(Sept 7 - June 11)
9:30am - 5:30pm
Tuesday - Sunday


Summer Hours*

(June 12 - Sept 6)
10:00am - 7:00pm
Every Day



*OMSI hours subject to change. Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

Ticket Prices

Natural Sciences Hall

We are excited to welcome back visitors to our Turbine Hall and reimagined Science Playground! Your museum admission provides access to these spaces as well as OMSI's Natural Sciences Hall featuring our latest hands-on exhibit AlegreMENTE (Happy Brain), a whimsical celebration of child learning.

  • Adult (14+) $12.00
  • Youth (3-13) $8.00
  • Senior (63+) $10.00
  • Children 2 and under visit for free.

Submarine Tour

  • All Ages $8.50

Planetarium Presentations

  • All Ages $7.50

Empirical Theater 

  • Adult (14+) $7.50
  • Youth (3-13) $6.00
  • Senior (63+) $6.50

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Capacity limitations and timed ticketing have been implemented for the Natural Sciences Hall, Science Playground, Turbine Hall, USS Blueback Submarine, Kendall Planetarium, and the Empirical Theater.

Member Prices

Natural Sciences Hall

OMSI members get admission to the Natural Sciences Hall for free!

See a giant sphere come to life, witness the stages of human fetal development, and see prehistoric fossils in OMSI’s Natural Sciences Hall.

Reserve Member Tickets
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Submarine Tour

  • All Ages $7.50

Planetarium Presentations

  • All Ages $6.50

Empirical Theater 

  • Adult (14+) $6.50
  • Youth (3-13) $5.00
  • Senior (63+) $5.50

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OMSI is committed to making science-fueled fun available for all.
Learn more about our Admission Access Programs >

Professional aides accompanying a visitor with a disability receive free museum admission. One aide per visitor. 
Learn more about Accessibility Services >

Getting Here

The Oregon Museum of Science & Industry (OMSI) is located at 1945 SE Water Ave in Portland, OR.


OMSI parking is $5, with discounted parking passes available for members .


The OMSI/SE Water Ave Station connects with MAX, bus, and Portland Streetcar lines.

Trimet Trip Planner
Portland Street Car


OMSI is located near bike paths and the bike-friendly Tilikum Crossing bridge.

Google Maps Bike Directions
Oregon Metro Bike Maps & Info

Group Rates

For information on group programs, visit our School & Group Programs page .