Hours & Admissions


The Seacoast Science Center is temporarily closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.



Seacoast Science Center Admission
(SSC admission does not include required Odiorne Point State Park fee; see dates below.)

SSC Phone: 603-436-8043

Ages 13-Adult:  $10
Seniors (65+):  $8
Active Duty Military** & Veterans (with ID):  $8
Ages 3-12:  $5
Under age 3:  FREE
Members:  FREE

Odiorne Point State Park  Admission
Charged daily Memorial Day–Labor Day, weekends in May and September, and Indigenous Peoples’ Day, 8am-4pm.
OPSP Phone: 603-436-6507

Ages 12-Adult:  $4
Ages 6-11:  $2
Under age 6:  FREE
NH Residents, 65+:  FREE


**The Seacoast Science Center is a Blue Star Museum!
Thanks to generous support from Partners Bank, we are a Blue Star Museum participant, and are proud to offer free admission to active duty military personnel and their families, from May 16, 2020 (Armed Forces Day)–September 7, 2020 (Labor Day). Free admission does not apply to Odiorne Point State Park. 


Holiday Schedule
Closed: New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
Open: MLK Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran’s Day



Seacoast Science Center
570 Ocean Boulevard
Rye, NH 03870-2104

From 95 North or South
Take exit 5 on I-95 North or South to the Portsmouth Traffic Circle. Take Route 1 By-Pass South to Beaches/Hampton and continue south to Route 1. Turn left onto Elwyn Road. At the roundabout, go half way around and turn onto Route 1A South. Continue for 1.8 miles and look for our sign.



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*Summer Hours: Mid-February–October 31
Open daily 10-5pm