About Science Centers

Science centers encourage the innate curiosity that resides in all of us, providing opportunities for education, awareness of social and global issues, even recreation. Learn More

Communities of Practice

ASTC's Communities of Practice (CoPs) allow science center professionals to share knowledge and provide mutual support in advancing the field. Learn More

ASTC Passport Program

Join the savviest of science enthusiasts and get free admission to over 300 science centers and museums around the world. Learn More

Policy & Advocacy

ASTC's Office of Government Relations is your voice in Washington, DC, and represents your interests before the U.S. Congress, Executive Branch, and Federal agencies that provide support to science centers and museums. Learn More

ASTC Job Bank

Looking for a science center job? Trying to reach potential employees? Find the science center job that's right for you or post ads for your institution's latest job openings. Learn More

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Want to Dig Deeper?


Explore InformalScience.org, a collection of informal science education projects, evaluation reports and products, and research resources. Learn More