506-457-2340  668 Brunswick St, Fredericton


PLAY with more than 150 hands-on science exhibits!
DISCOVER the history of the York County Gaol, and the forensic science that’s helping solve crimes today!
LEARN through our public science shows, workshops and more!

Volunteer or donate

Every contribution makes a big impact

Science East supports our community and the future of the province with creative,
thought-provoking exhibits, tools, events and programs in science and technology.

25th Anniversary Open House

Join us on August 9th to celebrate our 25th year at our York County Jail location! Drop in for science, nostalgia and fun!

Our Science Centre is currently closed for general admissions. We continue to book school group workshops, travel for educational outreach and attend public events. If you have any inquiries, please contact us at science@scienceeast.nb.ca. For updates on our travelling exhibits, workshops and events, visit us on our Facebook or Instagram. Thank you for your understanding at this time!


We’re bringing up a
new generation through
play-based learning.


We host regular events,
camps, and science fair programs.


We have science resources for
educators, schools,
& groups.


Our sponsors help to fund our
programs, events &

Volunteers are the backbone of science based learning

Whether you’re looking to give back to the community, gain some valuable work experience, or share your love of science, Science East welcomes your helping hands!

Get inspired at Science East!


More than 150 hands-on exhibits


Science events


Interactive planetarium shows


Workshops and Educational Outreach


Science East Gift Boutique

Science East Fredericton Donations

Powered by your donations!

Science East is a not-for-profit organization with a few ways to give, big or small. Every cent counts towards funding our science programs, workshops and events.

Science is for everyone

Science East is a not-for-profit organization on a mission to connect communities through science based learning.
We are here for families, visitors and educators.

Getting here is easy!

Find us in downtown Fredericton, near the Boyce Farmer’s Market on Brunswick Street in New Brunswick.

Find us

668 Brunswick St
Fredericton, NB
E3B 1H6




We are currently closed for general admissions. Our office hours are 9 AM to 5 PM, Monday to Friday. Any pre-booked group visit is unaffected by our public closure.

Science East