at BANNER CREEK SCIENCE CENTER + OBSERVATORY
TO PROVIDE HANDS-ON SCIENTIFIC EDUCATION IN HARMONY WITH THE ECOSYSTEM AND NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURE.
Located in a picturesque setting in Holton, Kansas, Banner Creek Science Center and Observatory is the premier natural and physical sciences education and research facility in the area. Our state-of-the art observatory and equipment offer our patrons a chance to see the stars like never before.
This spring we will begin offering regular observing sessions, weather permitting. Check the calendar for events. Come to the center every first and third Wednesday from 9 am - 11 am and check out the latest exploration activities for preschool age children in the Small Scientist program led by Nanci Kennedy.
Look for special events and classes to be listed throughout the year.
At BCSCO, we want to ignite the flames of curiousity, stimulate an interest in the STEM and STEAM fields, and provide a fun and safe envrionment for scientific discovery. Check out our calendar of events. Your journey to scientific disovery awaits.
For more about the history of BCSCO, click here.
WHAT WE DO
Banner Creek Science Center & Observatory offers a wide variety of events and activities throughout the year. Explore some of what we have to offer and learn more about us below.