WHAT: $5 day at MOSI
WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 13, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
WHERE: MOSI, Museum of Science & Industry
4801 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, Florida
DETAILS: On Saturday, Dec. 13, MOSI will offer the Tampa Bay community its last opportunity of the year for discounted general admission. MOSI hosts several $5 days each year to allow community members of all incomes access to MOSI exhibit galleries, including The Amazing You exhibition, Kids In Charge!, the largest children’s science center in the nation, and more than 450 hands-on, interactive exhibits. Admission to $5 day also includes entrance to the Florida Hospital IMAX® Dome Theatre. The featured film will be Mysteries of the Unseen World. The Sky Trail® Ropes Course and Zip Line also will be available that day for an additional fee. MOSI will be open from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 13. For more information, call MOSI reservations at 813-987-6000 or visit mosi.org.
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About MOSI (Museum of Science & Industry)
MOSI is a not-for-profit, community-based institution and educational resource dedicated to advancing public interest, knowledge, and understanding of science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) and is home to the Florida Hospital IMAX® DOME Theatre, the only dome theater in the state of Florida. MOSI’s core ideology is to make a difference in people’s lives by making science real for people of all ages and backgrounds. MOSI gives away more than $3 million in free memberships each year, $250,000 in free tickets annually, and approximately 400 scholarships each year for children to attend MOSI Summer Science Camps. Additionally, MOSI’s education staff works closely with area teachers offering free training and support for area science educators. With a total size of more than 400,000 square feet, MOSI is the largest science center in the southeastern United States. Learn through play inside Kids In Charge! the largest Children’s Science Center in the nation or The Amazing You—a 13,000-square-foot exhibition on health and wellness. Conquer your fears on MOSI’s Sky Trail® Ropes Course and Zip Line. Budding inventors can engineer anything imaginable and hold it in the palm of their hand in MOSI’s technology playground and inventor’s studio, Idea Zone; and aspiring astronauts can travel to the moon to operate a lunar colony in Mission: Moonbase, funded in part by NASA. MOSI is the proud winner of the 2009 National Medal for Museums by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, the nation’s highest honor for museums. For more information on MOSI, visit www.mosi.org.