CLEVELAND, January 17, 2024: Great Lakes Science Center has been nominated by the editors at USA Today’s 10Best for a 2024 10Best Readers’ Choice travel award for Best Science Museum and needs your help to be voted into the top spot.

This is the third year in a row the Science Center has been nominated in the field of the top 20 science museums from around the country. The polls are open at the 10Best website and fans of the Science Center can vote once per day for the duration of the contest. Voting ends at noon EST on Monday, February 12.

Help the Science Center make it to number one this year by choosing it for Best Science Museum, and of course visit us to see for yourself why we were nominated! Don’t miss its new special exhibition Build It: Engineering Ideas Brick by Brick, or the new movie in the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater, “The Arctic: Our Last Great Wilderness.”

Registration for exciting new STEM summer camps are open for this year’s Camp Curiosity, and this spring, don’t miss the incredible Total Eclipse Fest happening April 6-8, 2024! This free, outdoor, family-friendly science and arts festival will be the prime Cleveland destination for viewing the eclipse. It’s a three-day celestial celebration you won’t forget!

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Science Center’s winter hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.)

About Great Lakes Science Center
Great Lakes Science Center is home to the NASA Glenn Visitor Center and makes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) come alive for more than 300,000 visitors a year through hundreds of hands-on exhibits, temporary exhibitions, the Cleveland Clinic DOME Theater, historic Steamship William G. Mather, daily science demonstrations, seasonal camps, and more.

The Science Center, a 501(c)(3) non-profit institution, earned a 2023 Platinum Seal of Transparency from Candid, a leading provider of insight and data about the non-profit world.
The Science Center is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture. Visit for more information.