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Discovery Place to extend hours

Discovery Place will stay open an extra hour from Sunday, Dec. 26 until Friday, Dec. 31. Operating hours will be Sunday, noon–6 p.m.; Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Admission to Discovery Place: $12 for adults (14-59); $9 for children (2-13); $10 for seniors (60+); and free for children younger than 2. Tickets can be purchased in person at the museum or by calling 704.372.6261 x300.

Charlotte Nature Museum and Discovery Place KIDS will be open regular hours the week after Christmas: Sunday, noon-5 p.m. and Tuesday-Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Both museums are closed Mondays.

In addition, Santa will be visiting Discovery Place in uptown on Thursday, 1:30-4 p.m.