Frisco Discovery Center

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The Frisco Discovery Center building is reopen with modified hours through December 2020. Please check with tenant partners directly for reopening and hours (Sci-Tech Discovery Center, TrainTopia, and National Videogame Museum).

Modified Hours:
Monday & Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

You’ll find plenty of arts-related events and educational fun inside the Frisco Discovery Center.

Developed by the Frisco Community Development Corporation and supported by the City of Frisco, $3 million worth of renovations transformed former warehouse space into an art, science, and cultural center for the local community.

The Frisco Discovery Center is located at 8004 N. Dallas Parkway.

Black Box Theater

The theater seats about 100 guests and is the venue for many local theater productions. Check the calendar of cultural events, or book your group’s next theater production.

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2020 and 2021 Black Box Theater and Dance Studio Booking

Dates for 2020-21 performances in the Black Box Theater and new Dance Studio may be requested on a first-come first-served basis by any Arts client. Be sure to submit an application on our rentals page, and Email Kiele Cox for additional information. 

2022 Open Season Booking

Dates for 2022 performances in the Black Box and new Dance Studio may be requested by any Arts group starting January 4th at 12:01 a.m. Applications for this year's Open Season process will be virtual, and able to be found on the Frisco Discovery Center Rentals page (found above, in the black sidebar).

Frisco Art Gallery

The Frisco Art Gallery features rotating exhibits by local, regional, national, and international artists as part of solo or group shows. From Venezuela to the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco, the Frisco Discovery Center welcomes a broad range of artists. Learn more.

Discovery Center Rental Space

The Black Box Theater, Dance Studio, art gallery, conference room, and more are available to rent for arts-related events. Learn more.

fantasticks cast--Black Box Theater
Scene from The Foreigner--Black Box Theater

Frisco Discovery Center Partners 

Sci-Tech Discovery Center

Visit this hands-on learning environment that inspires discovery and innovation through the exploration of science, math and technologyThe Sci-Tech Discovery Center is housed at Frisco Discovery Center. Please contact them directly for hours, rentals and events.

National Videogame Museum
Learn about the videogame industry’s history and where it’s headed. Play the games of yesterday and today! The National Videogame Museum is housed at the Frisco Discovery Center. Please contact the museum directly for hours, rentals and upcoming events.

Tour the Museum of the American Railroad’s TrainTopia. Discover more than 2,500 feet of G-scale model trains! Experience the excitement of being immersed in a miniature world of trains and scenery from across the U.S. Contact the Museum of the American Railroad directly for hours and events, including their outdoor Walking Tours in their trainyard!