Welcome to Science East!

Additional times are available for Group / School bookings. 




New CEO of Science East announced

Fredericton, N.B., June 9, 2020- Science East is pleased to announce the appointment of Guy Robbins to the position of CEO, effective immediately. Guy is a strong advocate of change as the means for growth on a personal and professional level. A citizen of the world, he was brought up in Nigeria, Kenya and England.  He moved to Canada in 1997. He brings to Science East 20 years of executive and curatorial experience in museum management which spans across the US, UK and Western Canada. His love of history inspired his work as a curator at the UK’s Imperial War Museum and the National Maritime Museum, the Augusta Museum of History in Georgia and other air and naval history museums. In Manitoba, he held the position of Executive Director at two museums before moving to New Brunswick. Guy was hired as Chief Operating Officer at Science East in September 2019.

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Guy Robbins, CEO Science East Science Centre

Guy Robbins, CEO
Science East Science Centre



Summer camps

Science East Science Centre remains temporarily closed due to the evolving developments of the COVID-19 pandemic. After careful consideration of the health and safety of our visitors, summer camps at the science centre have been cancelled this year.

Refunds: If you have registered and paid for a Science East camp, you will be contacted to receive a full refund.

What’s new?

While traditional summer camp may not be an option and our building remains closed, our online options for fun experiments, challenges and educational adventures are always open! Check out our ever-growing array of at-home science to support learning inside and outside the house. Each day you’ll find brand spankin’ new activities and posts about science and technology with chin scratching-questions, facts and even the odd hint.  We’ve got you!

Keep an eye on us!

We love a challenge! Our creative crew of educators continue to find new and unique ways to get you thinking and doing. Follow our social media profiles to be the first to know what we’ve got up our sleeve…

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  • PLAY with more than 150 hands-on science exhibits, and Atlantic Canada’s only outdoor science playground – featuring a climbing wall, human gyroscope and more!
  • DISCOVER the history of the York County Gaol, and the forensic science that’s helping solve crimes today!
  • LEARN through our extensive summer and March Break camp programs, public science shows, birthday parties, workshops and more!



Science East Science Centre is located at 668 Brunswick Street, Fredericton, New Brunswick

(next to the Boyce Farmers Market)

Tel: (506) 457-2340