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 summer we will be offering regular observation sessions every Saturday. In addition the Banner Creek Science Center will provide lots of fun science activities for kids of all ages and their parents to enjoy. Come to the center each Wednesday from 10 am - 7 pm and check out the latest exploration activities. Activities change weekly. See the calendar for more details on observing and Wednesday science exploration.
Look for special events and classes to be listed here as well throughout the summer and fall.
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.