Discovery Room Parent Led Exploration

  • Times Available: Wednesday, 1:15pm, 2:15pm
  • Date Range: October 2023 - May 2024
  • Grade Levels: Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st Grade
  • Class Size: minimum 8, maximum 16 students/per program
  • Months: January, February, March, April, May, October, November, December
  • Requirements: Must register for program at least four weeks in advance of your group's visit.
    All ages are welcome, but materials will be designed with early childhood in mind.
  • Fee: $120 per program
  • Contact: Missy Chernick at
Parent Led Exploration allows parents and young children to engage in a variety of experiences unique to the Discovery Room. Meet an ambassador animal, try on costumes, use a microscope and more! This program is ideal for homeschool groups.

Program length is 45 minutes.

This program is held onsite at our Downtown Raleigh location.

Science Curriculum Correlation(s): K.L.1, 1.L.1, 1.L.2

Scheduling Instructions: Scheduling for the upcoming school year will begin on Tuesday, August 15th for programs in October-January, and Tuesday, August 29th for programs in February-May.  To begin the scheduling process, please fill out the Onsite Group Program Scheduling Request Form.

Scholarship Opportunities: Funding may be available to cover all or part of program fees for qualifying schools. Please indicate your interest in the Additional Information section of the Scheduling Request Form.