We are located at 645 Penn Street in Reading, PA. Our main entrance is on the north side of Penn Street, next to Dunkin Donuts and just across the railroad tracks from the DoubleTree Hotel.

Hours of Operation

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays

Monday-Friday:  By Appointment Only

We are available for birthday parties for groups of up to 12 people.  Call 484-878-2112 for group rates or e-mail us at

We are currently not scheduling field trips, but we are monitoring the Covid-19 situation in Berks County and look forward to opening our doors to student groups as soon as we can do so safely.

Pricing:  Admission is $8.00 per person. Children 2 and under are free. 

We accept both cash and credit cards

2020 Membership Rates:

2021 Membership Rates:

$35 Individual Membership

$25 Student/Senior/Educator Membership

$60 Family Membership (Up to 4 people)


Metered parking is available directly across the street from the Reading Science Center.  The DoubleTree Hotel parking garage is close by.