Grant Funding Available

Hine Funding Email

NEW Downtown Discount Card

Purchase Your Downtown Discount Card at OH WOW!

$10.00 (Proceeds Benefit Downtown Beautification Efforts)

Cityscape CardWhen visiting OH WOW! why not spend the day and visit a few of our favorite places while downtown.  Each card entitles you to the WOWtastic saving listed below.

Discounts Include:

  • 10% off total bill at Avalon Downtown
  • Free cookie with lunch (Mon-Fri)/$1 off Saturday breakfast at Café Augustine
  • Free fountain drink or ice tea with meal purchase at Cassese’s MVR
  • $5 off $20.00 purchase at Christopher’s Downtown
  • Buy one/get one free sandwich at McDonalds (5th Ave)
  • 10% off total bill (excludes alcohol) at Fifth Floor Restaurant
  • 10% total bill at Friends Specialty
  • 10% off total bill at Joe Maxx Coffee
  • One free service with car wash at Kingly Car Wash
  • Buy one/get one free admission to Arms Museum or Tyler Center
  • $1 off general admission at OH WOW! Children’s Center for Science & Technology
  • One traditional cookie with ice cream purchase at One Hot Cookie
  • 10% off your food order per visit at Overture Restaurant at DeYor
  • Receive a $10 downtown restaurant gift card with new quote at Platt Insurance
  • Free select baked good with purchase of large drink at Pressed Coffee & Eatery
  • Free soft drink with entrée purchase at Roberto’s Restaurant
  • $3 off $15 purchase at Sandy’s Deli & Catering (Downtown YMCA)
  • 10% off total bill at The Soap Gallery
  • 10% total bill (excludes alcohol) at V2
  • $5 off purchase of $30 or more at Youngstown Nation

This card is able to used as often as you like through November 2016.

WOW! on Wheels Educator Workshop: Explorations in SOUND

Explorations in Sound is an introduction to Scientific Inquiry and Applications for Kindergarten teachers focusing on SOUND. This 4 hour workshop is jam-packed with hands-on, minds-on activities to energize your classroom.

Participants will receive:

  • complimentary breakfast
  • complete lesson plans
  • strategies for classroom engagement in inquiry
  • certificate of completion

Monday, January 18th, 2016 starting at 8:30 a.m.

Call to register today! 330-744-5914

Youngstown Ohio Learning Opportunities

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Join Us for First Night Youngstown!

OH WOW! will be open until 9 p.m. on New Year’s Eve as a participant of First Night Youngstown!  You need a First Night Admission Button to get into the venues, including OH WOW!

  • Adult Buttons cost $10.
  • Senior Citizens, members of the Military (with ID) and students (ages 13 – college, with ID) cost $5.
  • Children 12 and under are FREE, and must be accompanied by an adult.

Buttons are NOW available to be purchased at OH WOW! or other locations listed at


Black Friday Membership Sale

Black Friday Sale

Friday, November 27, 2015

Doors Open at 9 A.M.

First in the Door = FREE 5 Person Membership


 9 AM to 10 AM

50% off All Memberships Sold (including renewals)


 10 AM to Noon

25% off All Memberships Sold (including renewals)



10% off Souvenirs for all Visitors & 15% off Souvenirs for Members

(excluding gift card sales)


Announcing our Newest Exhibit Drive to Excel

Everyone has the drive to engage in their world regardless of their circumstances.  Our new exhibit area, Drive to Excel, will explore equipment and technologies that can be used to enable each of us to passionately to engage in life!

Join us November 11th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for an inspirational keynote by Kyle Maynard, author, ESPY Award winning mixed martial arts athlete, and the first quadruple amputee to ascend Mount Kilimanjaro without the aid of prosthetics.

Herman's Glutch

Please invite your friends & RSVP

  • (330) 744-5914 ext. 103

Thank you to our event sponsors:

  • The Hine Memorial Fund of the Youngstown Foundation
  • Kanics Inclusive Design Services, LLC

Let the EDUtainment Begin!

Start your year with a trip to OH WOW! and save 20%!

Field Trip

Bring your students to experience over 40 hands-on exhibits and exciting staff-guided programs during the months of October and November and save big! Just mention reservation coupon code: FALLFLASH20 when making your reservation.

Visit the Educators Tab for more information!

Keep Up With all the STEM Happenings!

The 2015-2016 Mahoning Valley STEM Calendar of events is available now.  STEM CalendarFind STEM activities taking place all over the Mahoning Valley through September 2016 right here in one place.  Hard copies are also available at OH WOW!

Part Time Positions Available Immediately!

OH WOW! is seeking collaborative, highly skilled, innovative and energized individuals to join our team!  We are embarking on exciting new initiatives to both sustain and grow STEM resources in our region.

If you have what it takes to help us EDUtain our clients, we invite you to come visit us for an open interview on Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Applicants will be seen on a first come, first served basis.

OH WOW!’s mission is to foster independent thinking and enrich the lives of all children by creating a welcoming environment where they can develop learning skills and knowledge through exploration of HANDS-ON exhibits and educational programs which are rooted in Science, technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).  We are located in Youngstown’s Central Business District and Tech Corridor.

Our Academic focus is on children ages 0 to 14, with “EDUtainment” opportunities for learners of all ages through

  • Self-directed and staff-guided “exploration opportunities” on site
  • Focused outreach programs off site
  • Professional development opportunities for area educators
  • Volunteer and internship opportunities for high school and college students
  • Research opportunities for college faculty

OH WOW! is an equal opportunity employer!