Welcome to
Roper Mountain Science Center

A destination for ALL ages in Greenville, South Carolina!


Roper Mountain Science Center is the Upstate’s premier facility for all ages to learn, explore, and get involved with all things science.

Educator's Directory

Field Trips

If you want to ignite curiosity and give your students the best field trip possible, then we have an experience for you! New learning labs, unique facilities, and amazing educators will bring learning to life.

Educator's Directory

Educator's Directory

Afternoon Explorations

September 13 - May 12 (Tuesdays through Fridays)

New for this year, Afternoon Explorations will provide additional opportunities to explore some of your favorite areas at Roper Mountain with “First Friday” and “Third Thursday” events.

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Friday Starry Nights

Friday Starry Nights

Experience Friday Starry Nights in the T.C. Hooper Planetarium with a 360° full immersion dome, 4K projection, state-of-the-art lighting, dynamic 5.1 surround sound and more!

Friday Starry Nights Tickets & Info
Virtual Field Trips

Summer Explorations Camps

All summer camps are currently full. If spaces become available by cancellation, the camp will be visible on the registration page. If the camp is not listed, no spaces are available.

Summer Exploration Camps Register for Camps Summer Camp Guide
Educator's Directory

Summer Adventure

June 1 - August 6 (Tuesdays through Saturdays)
10:00am-4:00pm (last entry 3:00pm)

Summer Adventure features an all new travelling exhibit: Mystery of the Mayan Medallion

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Science On Wheels

science on wheels

Bring a Roper Mountain science lesson directly to your site. Our traveling programs can suit any audience from school students to families.

Public Program Information School Program Information