Upper Atrium & Oculus

With a celestial backdrop and a view into Founders Hall below through the floor oculus, the centralized space of the Upper Atrium & Oculus is ideal to pair with rental of SCI’s upper level experience platforms.

  • Marvel at the mesmerizing movement of the twin Ribbon Dancers, computerized kinetic sculptures affixed to SCI's ceiling
  • Access SCI's upper-level experience platforms What On Earth?, When Things Get Moving and Why The Sky?
  • Study a floor-to ceiling mural inspiring exploration from Earth to the far reaches of space


  • Cocktail: 200
  • Banquet: 100
  • Theater: 170

Room Rental:

  • $1,400 for evening hours

Contact us to start planning your SCI event
(515) 274-6868 ext. 311