SEE THE WORLD... THE WAY... SCIENCE DOES! Now Open!
Picturing Science: Museum Scientists and Imaging Technologies
See how science is using technology to reveal hidden, intricate details of natural phenomena and cultural artifacts in this special exhibition organized with the American Museum of Natural History, New York, now open at The Bishop!
THE BISHOP MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND NATURE
The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature is the largest natural history museum on Florida's Gulf Coast, featuring The Planetarium, the Parker Manatee Rehabilitation Habitat, the Mosaic Backyard Universe and a constantly changing lineup of temporary exhibitions — offering something new to discover with each visit!
The Bishop follows the CDC’s COVID-19 Community Levels guidelines. Please visit www.CDC.gov to see the current Manatee County Community Level before visiting. Masks must be worn indoors when Community Levels are high.
10am to 5pm, Tuesdays through Saturdays | Noon to 5pm on Sundays | Closed on Mondays |
Closed on New Year's Day, Easter, 4th of July, 1st Saturday of November, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day
Open on Martin Luther King, Jr Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, and the Monday of Thanksgiving Week
Adults (18-64) $25 | Seniors (65+) $23 | College Students (with student ID) $19 | Children (5-17) $16 | Pre-K (0-4) admitted FREE with paying adult | Discovery Society Members receive FREE AdmissionBUY TICKETS DISCOVERY SOCIETY