Challenger Learning Center
160 Washburn Street, Lockport, NY, USA Lockport NY 14094
Non-profit Space Center for science education
- Simulated Space Missions: Onboard astronauts work together in our Space Station and Mission Control simulators to fly a Space Mission: Rendezvous with Comet Halley. (Virtual options available)
- Planetarium Programs: LIVE planetarium shows for all ages! We have a portable planetarium for public and private planetarium shows. Our planetarium is available for rent, and can come out to your location. (Virtual Options available)
- STEM Programs: We run weekly after-school STEM programs, and STEM summer camps. Current classes: Science Club, Robotics Club
Using space exploration as a theme, the Challenger Learning Center of Lockport creates positive learning experiences that raise students’ expectations for success, as well as foster a long-term interest in science technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) to motivate them into careers in these fields.
We offer programs all year round suited to a wide range of interests and ages. New events are constantly being developed and updated; many of which are available in after school hours, the evenings and on weekends to fit into your busy schedule. Join us as we travel to the Moon, to Mars and beyond!