A museum with hands-on exhibits that create interest in Science. The different Halls, or areas, are broken down into learning zones with over 200 interactive exhibts teaching you about climates, energy, chemistry, technology and more. There's also an Earth Hall, a Life Hall and a Turbine Hall. You can learn about anything from sewers, to earthquakes, to aging to satellites. There's also a Planetarium and a Submarine that you can tour. The sky is not the limit at OMSI.
Summer Hours Museum9:30am — 7:00pmSUNDAY—THURSDAYMuseum9:30am — 9:00pmFRIDAY—SATURDAYSubmarine ToursStart at 9:30amTUESDAY—SUNDAYTheory Eatery11:00am — 3:00pmSUNDAY — SATURDAYGalileo's Snack Bar8:30am — 7:00pmSUNDAY—THURSDAYGalileo's Snack Bar8:30am — 9:00pmFRIDAY & SATURDAYOMNIMAX®See ShowtimesPlanetariumSee Showtimes OMNIMAX® ShowtimesPlanetarium Showtimes **Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.
About a 15 min. drive from the Temple:
Head east on Kruse Oaks Blvd/Temple Way
Turn right onto Kruse Oaks Blvd
Turn right onto Kruse Way
Turn right to merge onto I-5 N toward Portland
Merge onto I-5 N
Take exit 300 for I-84 E/US-30 E toward Portland Airport/The Dalles
Keep right, follow signs for Central Eastside Industrial District
Turn right onto SE Water Ave
Museum is on the right