13 Reason to Visit the Imaginarium Science Center

Child at the Imaginarium Science Center

From life under the water to life billions of years ago, you and your child will have the time of your life learning at the Imaginarium Science Center.

About the Imaginarium Science Center

The Imaginarium hands-on museum and & aquarium is a fantastic place to bring the whole family where everyone will learn and have fun. While planning your visit make sure to check the Imaginarium hours, so you don’t miss out on this great opportunity.

Current Exhibits

  1. Animal Lab
    Head to the Animal Lab to catch a glimpse of some native and non-native creatures including American Alligators and White’s Tree Frogs.
  2. Dino Dig
    Bring your little archeologist to this exhibit to dig for real fossils! This exhibit also features a field research tent and a fossil identification station.
  3. 3D Movie
    Entice your senses with this 3D movie. While the film may be different each time you visit, you’re always guaranteed to learn something new!
  4. Fisheye Lagoon
    Home to migrating birds, like geese and ducks, as well as other aquatic animals, grab a piece of peaceful scenery at this exhibit.
  5. Mind Magic
    Spend time in Mind Magic to strengthen your brain power with some challenging puzzles and brain teasers!
  6. Science of Motion
    Learn all about motion with techniques discovered by Isaac Newton. From the transfer of energy to kinetic energy, this exhibit is a blast.
  7. “Sea-to-See” Touch Tanks
    This hands-on experience is perfect for the whole family. With the hourly demonstrations and open tanks you’ll get the chance to learn about the animals you’re able to touch!
  8. Sporty Science Area
    This virtual sports arena featuring soccer, football, hockey, and baseball is perfect for your little sports star. They can practice the moves of their favorite sport or try a new one entirely.
  9. Tiny Town
    Made for their littlest visitors, this area is the perfect place to read a book, shop at the market, produce a puppet show, play veterinarian, and become a little engineer.
  10. WIMG Weather Station
    Today’s forecast calls for your child to be a news weather anchor. From a variety of newscasts to choose from, your child will be on the big screen and in front of the green screen in this fun interactive exhibit.
  11. Windows to the Sea Aquariums
    Get a look at what sea life looks like under the water with the many aquariums in this exhibit. From bamboo sharks to moray eels, I bet you’ll even be able to find Nemo!
  12. Backyard Nature
    All about Florida landscaping, this exhibit will get you outside in the sunshine. Learn everything from design to sustainable options and which plants work well in the Florida climate.
  13. Caloosahatchee Experience
    See what it’s like to be under the Caloosahatchee River with the amazing aquariums in this exhibit. Filled with the area’s natural inhabitants, this is not only a learning experience but something you won’t see anywhere else.

Plan Your Trip to Fort Myers

Continue the fun with some of the other great attractions in the area such as the Ford Estate Florida, Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre, Lakes Regional Park in Fort Myers, the Burroughs Home in Fort Myers, and Manatee Park. While you’re visiting the area, make sure to book a stay at a Sun Palace Vacations rental home. Located throughout Fort Myers, there is a perfect home that fits your every need. From beachfront to pet-friendly, you’re guaranteed to have a vacation you’ll remember forever!