Grandparents Get in Free at Oh Wow Thursday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Oh Wow! will offer free admission to grandparents on the last Thursday of the month –including July 29 – thanks to a donation from Briarfield Health Care Centers.

“They generous sponsor this event every month to allow grandparents to explore the center with their families,” said the museum’s director of visitor services, Colleen Ruby. 

Visitors can explore Oh Wow! The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology during the museum’s two sessions, from 9 to 11 a.m. or noon to 2 p.m. Regular admission applies to others in the group.

In accordance with current CDC guidelines, Oh Wow! will enforce a mask mandate for all visitors over the age of 5.

The museum will be closed Aug. 6 to prepare for Oh Wow’s Science of Brewing fundraiser. Tickets are still available for the adults-only event at

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.