Hours & Admission

Normal Operating Hours

• Tuesday – Saturday:  10am – 5pm
• Sunday:  Noon – 5pm
• Monday: CLOSED

Imagination Station is CLOSED on the following holidays:

• Fall Closing – September 8 – 28
• Thanksgiving – November 26
• Christmas Eve – December 24
• Christmas Day – December 25
• New Year’s Day – January 1

• Easter – March 27
• Fourth of July – July 4
• Thanksgiving – November 24
• Christmas Eve – December 24
• Christmas Day – December 25
• New Year’s Day – January 1

Imagination Station is OPEN on the following Mondays and holidays:

• Fourth of July – July 4
• Labor Day – September 7
• Monday – December 28

• Martin Luther King Jr. Day – January 18
• Presidents’ Day – February 15
• Spring Break – March 28
• Memorial Day – May 30
• Labor Day – September 5
• Monday – December 26

Admission Prices

• Big Kids (13 – 64): $11
• Kids (3 – 12): $9
• Seniors (65+): $10
• Children 2 & under: Free


• Strollers and wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
• Family restrooms with baby changing areas are available.
• All restrooms are special needs accessible and provide baby changing areas.


Lucas County Residents:

• $1.50 admission discount
• FREE Saturday admission for Lucas County kids, 12 & under, with paid adult admission. Limit 2 children per adult. (Proper ID required)*


• Teachers receive FREE admission. (Proper ID required)
• Teachers receive a 10% discount on memberships. (Proper ID required)*


• Active Military personnel of all branches receive FREE admission. (Proper Military ID required)
• Active, Inactive and Veterans of all branches receive a 10% discount on memberships. (Proper Military ID required)*

Group: Discounts apply for groups of 15 or more.  Click here for more information.

*Not valid with any other offer.


Imagination Station, Toledo's Science CenterDo you want to arrive right when the gates open? Too tired to drive home after exploring the science center?  Consider staying the night at the Grand Plaza Hotel – conveniently connected to Imagination Station. Book your stay here.

Special Imagination Station Discount

Use promo code: IST15 to receive 15% off your next stay.

*This promotion is brought to you through the hotel. If you have trouble using the promo code, please contact them directly. This discount does not include a discount into Imagination Station.



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MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition

Opens October 17!
Discover the madness behind the method! Apply the scientific method to uncover the truth behind popular myths. Can you drive a car blindfolded or hang from the edge of a cliff? Based on the real-life operations room of the MythBusters’ iconic set, this exhibition is filled with gadgets, props, video and blueprints used by the hosts to explore myths on the show. Learn more here.

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For a family of four, a Family Membership saves you money after only two visits to Imagination Station. As a member of Imagination Station, you can:

• Unlimited admission to the science center
• Reciprocating benefits with over 300 science centers
• Discounts to Science2GO! & Atomic Café

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