ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- It’s an open house like no other. Harry Potter fans are invited to attend Open House at Hogwarts on Friday, July 15 from 11:00 am to 3:30 pm at Discovery Center Museum.
Discovery Center will be transformed into the legendary school for wizards and witches. While at Hogwarts, experiment with potions, sit in on an herbology class, decorate a dragon, and explore astronomy, You can even practice quiddich and interact with live owls courtesy of Raptor Rehabilitation and Release. Costumes are encouraged! Bring your Muggle parents or a magically fun family time. This Family Friday event is sponsored by Blain’s Farm & Fleet.
Discovery Center Museum is a non-profit organization creating opportunities for joyful learning and discovery through hands-on experiences in science and art for all ages. The museum contains over 250 hand-on exhibits and an award-winning outdoor science park. Discovery Center is rated the #4 children’s museum in the nation by Child magazine. The Museum is located inside Riverfront Museum Park, 711 North Main Street, Rockford, Ill.
General admission to the Museum is: $7 adults, $7 children (ages 2 to 17) and free to children under 1 year and Museum members. Hours open are: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday; Noon to 5 p.m., Sunday. For additional information regarding Discovery Center Museum, call (815) 963-6769 or log onto our website at www.discoverycentermuseum.org.