A mother and daughter ice skate at the new holiday ice rink at the Academy

Take a spin around our new holiday ice rink! Skating sessions are 55 minutes long, and tickets ($12/$10 members) include skate rental.

'Tis the Season for Science is even cooler this year with an all-new outdoor ice rink!

  • All ages welcome; children under 12 must skate with an adult.
  • Ice rink tickets include skate rental; other accessories available for rent or purchase.
  • Ice rink tickets alone are not valid for general admission to the Academy and a separate general admission ticket or membership is required for entry.

View complete rules and restrictions.

Ice Rink Schedule

The ice rink is operating on a reduced schedule on Christmas Day:

Session 1: 11:20-12:15 am
Session 2: 12:30 am-1:25 pm
Session 3: 1:40-2:35 pm
Session 4: 2:50-3:45 pm

Please note: This schedule may be subject to change. Check the Daily Calendar for updates as you plan your visit.