One-Time Gift

Every donation counts! Keep science education affordable and accessible by making a one-time annual gift to support the museum.

Sustaining Gift

Maximize the impact of your gift! Schedule your donation into convenient payments throughout the year.

Planned Gift

Extend your support into the future without spending a dime today. Leave a legacy and receive tax benefits while providing life-changing educational experiences to children and families.

Corporate Connections

Connect your business to the museum, other supporters, and the community. Forge valuable business connections and partnerships while rewarding your employees.


Capital Projects

The museum is always expanding, growing and increasing ways to serve the community.

Student Scholarships

Support your child's classroom visit or help provide a field trip for an underserved school or group.

Name an Exhibit

Honor your family or loved one by permanently naming an exhibit, space or program. 

Sponsor Temporary Exhibitions

Keep the museum exciting, innovative, and inspiring by bringing state-of-the-art exhibitions to our community.


Science fun
for the curious and the young at heart.

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Supporting Science


Since 1979, over 3.5 million visitors have come to Mid- America Science Museum to learn, play, and explore. Your donation allows us to provide award-winning education, showcase new and exciting exhibits, and open our doors to underserved students and community groups.  

For more information, contact Executive director, Diane LaFollette at 501-767-3461


Oaklawn Foundation DinoTrek

The Oaklawn Foundation DinoTrek has unleashed a prehistoric array of dinosaurs from the Jurassic, Triassic, and Cretaceous periods. See, hear, and experience the newest permanent outdoor exhibit!


Alliance Rubber Company Tinkering Studio


KYE-YAC Clubhouse

Early Childhood Exhibit supported by KYE-YAC International



Mid-America Science Museum’s 19th Annual Taste of the Holidays celebration was the most successful fundraiser to date in the 19 years since it has been hosted at the museum with nearly 700 guests in attendance.

Present at the VIP Reception were award recipients Senator Bill Sample, and Representative Les Warren who were recognized for their contributions to STEM in our community. Mid-America Science Museum’s Executive Director, Diane LaFollette also presented this year’s college scholarship award to Logan Way during the special VIP reception that featured Chef Casey Copeland from the Avenue paired with select wines from the Diamond Beverage Group.

This year’s Taste of the Holidays was presented by Oaklawn Racing and Gaming, Tri-Lakes Liquor, and TLI Print. Special thanks to National Park Medical Center, Sigma Supply and Weyerhaeuser for supporting local science education programming through Outreach Sponsorships and to supporting sponsors Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Citizens Bank, Dr. Justin and Kendra Walden, and 61 Celsius. Host sponsors for this year’s 19th Annual Taste of the Holidays included Simmons Bank, First Security Bank, , Hot Springs Radiology Services, Hot Springs Title Company, Hurst Law Group, Ike Eisenhauer Insurance Agency, Regions Bank, Westrock Coffee, and Zeiser Wealth Management.

Mid-America Science Museum is already planning for next year’s 20th Annual Taste of the Holidays that will be held on Thursday, November 21st 2019 at Mid-America Science Museum. 2019 will also mark Mid-America’s 40 year anniversary celebration.

For more information regarding next year’s 20th Annual Taste of the Holidays, and for information about the upcoming 40 year anniversary celebration please visit MidAmericaMuseum.org or call 501-767-3461.                                                                

Vendors for the 19th Annual Taste of the Holidays included:

 Ambrosia BakeryArkansas Beverage SalesBleu Monkey GrillBlissBubba Brew's Brewing CompanyDon Juan Mexican Bar & GrillHigdon Square CafeJVFarms HomesteadKilwins Hot SpringsLa Hacienda Hot Springs ARLongHorn SteakhouseO'Connor DistributingThe Porterhouse Steak & SeafoodRed Light Roastery Coffee House, Silks Bar and Grill at Oaklawn Racing & Gaming, Stubby's BBQSuperior Bathhouse Brewery, Tri- Lakes Liquor, WingstopWestrock CoffeeA Lively BrewNothing Bundt CakesGrateful Head Pizza and Beer Garden, and Hot Springs Pub - Core of Arkansas, Kollective Coffee & Tea, and Embassy Suites!