Exploration Station



At Exploration Station, our mission is to engage young children through creative and diverse experiences, exhibits, and educational programming that feature science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), and advanced manufacturing which will foster life-long learning.

Not only do we provide unique hands-on learning and awesome programs, but also a wonderful place to book your child’s birthday party.  To reserve space for your next party, please contact Nicole Brown, Exploration Station Assistant, at (910) 738-1114 or esasst1@rcpartnership4children.org.

Exploration Station also offers a full line of Summer Camps during June, July, and August: SUMMER CAMPS 2019

Are you a childcare center?  Are you a teacher in an elementary school?  Bring your class to Exploration Station for tons of fun and learning.  Special group pricing is available.  Call today to schedule your class!

Normal Operating Hours:

Monday and Tuesday: Closed

Wednesday through Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.


$5.00 per child; $3.00 per adult; $65.00 per yearly family membership; $135.00 ACM membership. With the purchase of an ACM (Association of Children’s Museums) Membership, you can visit all ACM member museums throughout the United States for discounted prices.  Sales tax charged when applicable.

Exploration Station Forms:

ES Membership Application

Event Calendar June 2019

2019 Holiday Closings

ES Birthday Party/Special Event Information

Online Reservation Form

Online Reservation Form Spanish

Exploration Station Scholarship Application


Exploration Station would like to thank the following donors for their generous support





Exploration Station is located at 104 North Chestnut Street, Lumberton, NC
For all questions please call (910) 738-1114


Help Robeson County Children Thrive!

Your tax-deductible gift directly supports the work we do every day to make a direct, positive impact on the lives of young children and their families.