Visitor Info

Getting Here

Parking

OMSI parking is $5, with discounted parking passes available for members.

Trimet

The OMSI/SE Water Ave Station connects with MAX, bus, and Portland Streetcar lines.

Trimet Trip Planner
Portland Street Car

Biking

OMSI is located near bike paths and the bike-friendly Tillikim Crossing bridge.

Google Maps Bike Directions
Oregon Metro Bike Maps & Info

Summer Hours

Museum MON — SUN 9:30am - 7:00pm
Submarine Tours MON — SUN 9:50am - 5:30pm
Theory Eatery MON — SUN 11:00am - 3:00pm
Theater Café SUN — THURS 8:30am - 7:30pm
  FRI — SAT 8:30am - 9:00pm
Science Store MON — SUN 9:30am - 7:30pm
Empirical Theater See Showtimes  
Planetarium Shows See Showtimes  
Laser Light Shows See Showtimes  
Motion Simulator MON — SUN 9:30am - 6:30pm

Fall Hours - starts Tuesday, September 8

Museum MON* CLOSED*
Museum TUES — SUN 9:30am - 5:30pm
Submarine Tours TUES — SUN 9:50am - 4:30pm
Theory Eatery TUES — FRI 11:00am - 2:00pm
  SAT — SUN 11:00am - 3:00pm
Theater Café SUN — THURS 8:30am - 7:00pm
  FRI — SAT 8:30am - 9:00pm
Science Store TUES — SUN 9:30am - 6:00pm
Empirical Theater See Showtimes  
Planetarium Shows See Showtimes  
Laser Light Shows See Showtimes  
Motion Simulator TUES — SUN 9:30am - 5:00pm

*Open on MONs when Portland Public Schools are closed.

**Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Days.

Ticket Prices

  Admission Submarine Empirical Theater Planetarium / Laser
Adult $13.50 $6.75 $7.00 - $8.50 $5.75 - $7.50
Youth (3-13) $9.50 $6.75 $6.00 - $6.50 $5.75 - $7.50
Senior (63+) $9.50 $6.75 $6.00 - $6.50 $5.75 - $7.50
Member FREE! $6.75 $6.00 - $7.50 $4.75 - $7.50

Professional Aide: If a visitor with a disability is accompanied by a professional aide, the aide's museum admission is free. One aide per visitor.

View Refund Policy

Group Rates

We offer discount rates for groups of 12 or more.

PreK-12 Schools & Youth Educational Field Trips - School Year
  • School groups, home school groups, preschools, daycares, SUN programs, youth non-profit groups, youth international exchange groups, boy scouts, girl scouts and after-school clubs all qualify for these rates.
  • 14-Day advance registration required, 12 people minimum, weekdays only.
  • To register: register@omsi.edu, 503-797-4661, or Register Online.
  • These rates are not valid during PPS winter and spring breaks.
  Admission Theater Planetarium Submarine
Youth (3-18) $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 $3.00
Teacher FREE $5.00 $3.00 $3.00
Chaperone $3.00 $5.00 $3.00 $3.00
PreK-12 Schools & Youth Educational Field Trips - Summer
  • Summer schools, summer camps, parks and recreation groups, daycares, boy scouts, girl scouts, youth non-profit groups, youth international exchange groups and community centers all qualify for these rates.
  • 14-Day advance registration required, 12 people minimum, weekdays only.
  • To register: register@omsi.edu, 503-797-4661, or Register Online.
  Admission Theater Planetarium Submarine
Youth (3-18) $6.00 $5.00 $3.00 $3.00
Chaperone $3.00 $5.00 $3.00 $3.00
Advance Group Tickets
  Admission Theater Planetarium Submarine
Youth (3-18) $7.00 $6.00 $4.00 $4.00
Adult $10.00 $6.00 $4.00 $4.00
Senior (63+) $7.00 $6.00 $4.00 $4.00
  • Adult groups, corporate groups, senior centers, family groups, college groups and tour groups all qualify for these rates.
  • 5-Day advance purchase required, 15 people minimum, no refunds or exchanges
  • To purchase tickets for weekdays: register@omsi.edu, 503-797-4661
  • These rates are not valid on: $2 Sundays (first Sunday of each month), Christmas, Thanksgiving, Labor Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day and New Year’s Day