ROCKFORD (WREX) – The year 2018 was a *record-breaking year for the Discovery Center Museum. It set a new attendance record.
The museum says last year more than 275,000 people got to experience the Discovery Center through exhibits, classes, camps, special events, after school programs and outreach.
The total is a more than four percent increase from 2017, which was another record-breaking year. Of the 275,000 people, almost 133,000 people visited the museum itself and around 30,000 people visited the museum through field trips or attended classes and workshops.