Our Mission, Vision, & Values
The mission of McWane Science Center is to spark wonder and curiosity about our world through hands-on science experiences.
Our vision is to excite and inspire inquiry and innovation.
We are driven every day by our values:
McWane Science Center’s Commitments
We express commitment to our values by:
Our Educational Purpose
McWane Science Center’s educational purpose is to provide science education experiences that are fun, engaging, inclusive, relevant, evidence-based, social, and conversational. This helps build:
As a result, more people will use science and scientific reasoning for the benefit of themselves, personally, and their communities, globally.
Our 501(c)(3) Status
McWane Science Center is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt & charitable organization. As a science and technology museum, we are committed to providing outstanding experiences across the science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) spectrum that enhance subject matter literacy, creativity, and critical thinking. Our tax-exempt number is 58-1933712.