Hours & Admission

Normal Operating Hours

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

Imagination Station is CLOSED on the following holidays:

• Easter
• Thanksgiving
• Christmas Eve
• Christmas Day
• New Year’s Day

Imagination Station is OPEN on the following Mondays and holidays:

• Memorial Day – May 25
• Fourth of July – July 4
• Labor Day – September 7

Admission Prices

• Big Kids (13 – 64): $10
• Kids (3 – 12): $8
• Seniors (65+): $9
• Children 2 & under: Free

Lucas County Residents

• $0.50 admission discount
• FREE Saturday admission for Lucas County kids, 12 & under, with paid adult admission. Limit 2 children per adult. (Proper ID required)*


• 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:

• $0.50 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 Center

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Imagination Station, Toledo's Science Center

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February 14 – May 17, 2015
Rock out and discover the science and history behind the instrument that revolutionized music: the guitar. Explore all facets of the world’s most popular instrument – from its evolution into an instrument of popular culture to the science of creating sound with wood and steel.

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Experience a new reality with an adventure back in time 65 million years. Actively engage in a unique and entertaining learning experience and discover roaring, moving, life-size, animatronic dinosaurs.


Become a Member Now!

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:

• Explore the science center as often as you want.
• Gain access to special, members-only events and activities.
• Receive a discount to Science2GO! and Atomic Cafe.

To become a member, or to learn about our other great membership benefits, click here or call 419.244.2674 ext. 173.

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