Visitor Info for Fort Walton Beach

Experience MathAlive! at Emerald Coast Science Center, serving Eglin AFB and Fort Walton Beach, Florida.

Emerald Coast Science Center

Open August 5, 2017 – Sept. 10, 2017

Presented Nationally and Underwritten Locally by



MathAlive!®, the one-of-a-kind interactive math and science exhibit, presented nationally by Raytheon Company, is traveling to military family communities and venues that serve them in 2017 and 2018, including Emerald Coast Science Center near Eglin AFB and Hurlburt Field.

In MathAlive!, you’ll ride a snowboard in a 3D experience, capture your 360-degree image in a unique interactive, jump into a fractal dance party, and even design a custom skateboard for “pop” – the quick, snapping motion that allows a board to do the best tricks. Test your engineering and city-planning skills and take on different engineering roles as you design a more sustainable infrastructure for a city. The exhibit is accompanied by mentor videos throughout – vignettes about the powerful careers fueled by math.

Plan Your Visit

For admission pricing and details, visit or call 850-664-1261.

Military and Families
Free admission to MathAlive! for active military and their families.
MathAlive! is on a national military tour and is stopping in Fort Walton Beach, home to Eglin Air Force Base and Hurlburt Field. Thanks to Raytheon, all active duty military families will receive free admission to MathAlive!, August 5, 2017 – Sept. 10, 2017.

Locals Discount
Okaloosa County Resident Discount (with proof)
Kids $6 / Seniors $7 / Adults $8

Free Days
Mother’s Day – Mom receives free admission
Father’s Day – Dad receives free admission
Armed Forces Day – Active Duty families free
Grandparent’s Day – Grandparents free

Emerald Coast Science Center
31 SW Memorial Parkway, Fort Walton Beach