Members & Donors

Members and Donors

A good science center is a community. Visitors, members, corporate sponsors, private donors, volunteers and staff collaborate in Morehead Planetarium and Science Center’s community to ensure that the institution is just as vital and important to North Carolina in 2049 as it was when John Motley Morehead III established it in 1949.

Are you curious about the role you can play in this community? You can start by becoming a Morehead member – but you can do so much more. Explore the links at left to learn about the various opportunities to support a North Carolina treasure.

Try Science

Can't get enough cool science on the Web? Then you should TryScience., the first worldwide science museum, is a gateway to the excitement and learning experiences offered by science and technology centers worldwide. The Web site contains on and off-line interactive, multimedia activities that will change continually as new experiences and exhibits are created for visitors. In addition, TryScience offers tips to parents and teachers on ways to engage young people in the world of science.

TryScience is powered by Morehead Planetarium and Science Center's friends at IBM.