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The Fleet Science Center hosts an exciting week of science events as part of the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering.

The week kicks off at the Festival of Science and Engineering Expo Day on Saturday, March 4. Events include science discussions in a brewery, an all-ages backyard science festival, the premiere of a new film and a 21+ science party at the Fleet.
March 3, 2017 - 5:30pm

Exhibit at Fleet Science Center Provides New Look at the World of Water

Themes of innovation and conservation will reach hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.
March 2, 2017 - 5:45pm

The Fleet Science Center Presents Dream Big: Engineering Our World, a Giant Screen Film Produced By MacGillivray Freeman Films

Narrated by Academy Award®-Winner Jeff Bridges, Dream Big Inspires the Hearts and Minds of the Next Generation of Engineers. Opening in the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater on Friday, March 10, 2017.
February 27, 2017 - 11:00am

The Fleet Science Center hosts Full-day Spring Break Camps beginning Monday, March 27, through Friday, March 31.

Grades 1-3 can enjoy STEAM Spring Camp themes that explore ocean science, flying and green technology. Grades 4-7 learn circuits, virtual reality and Minecraft modding in camps provided by ThoughtSTEM.
February 23, 2017 - 9:45am

So Moved: The Art and Science of Motion, a collaboration with ten local San Diego artists to explore the beauty and science of motion.

Opening Saturday, February 11, in the upstairs Rotunda Gallery of the Fleet Science Center.
February 6, 2017 - 11:15am

The Fleet Science Center presents Sherlock Holmes and the Clocktower Mystery

An immersive and interactive murder-mystery exhibition that asks visitors to look for clues, use deductive reasoning and solve a crime.
January 23, 2017 - 5:15pm

The Fleet Science Center presents The Secret Science of Toys Festival

Explore the science of why ten different toys spin, wobble and flip the way they do.
January 19, 2017 - 5:15pm