Welcome to Science East!

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Science East is a registered Canadian charity organization that runs New Brunswick’s only hands-on science centre in the former York County Gaol! We teach the basics of science in a fun and entertaining way, exploring everything from robotics and computer programming, to physics, chemistry, biology and more!
  • 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