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Directions & Parking

Imagination Station is located at 1 Discovery Way, at the corner of Summit and Adams streets on the riverfront in downtown Toledo.

Construction Access and Parking

Imagination Station is expanding! Construction of the KeyBank Discovery Theater is underway. We are thrilled to add this new experience to our community to help further extend STEM education into our community. 

Yes - We are OPEN during construction!

The science center will remain open during construction. Visitors may access the building through our Summit St. entrance or via the underground concourse from the Vistula Parking Garage.

Parking During Construction

For the most convenient access to Imagination Station, we recommend parking at the Vistula Parking Garage and using the underground tunnel to Imagination Station. See map for additional parking locations.

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Summer Camp Drop Off and Pick Up

Please use the Water Street Entrance for Summer Camp. Take Summit St. to Madison Ave. then Water St. to access the Summer Camp entrance.

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Imagination Station’s address of 1 Discovery Way may not be listed on your map. You may choose to use the address – Summit St. and Adams St., Toledo, OH 43604, or the link below for detailed directions to Imagination Station from any location. We suggest checking for road construction before your trip.

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There are a variety of parking lots, garages and metered locations throughout downtown Toledo. 
We recommend the following ParkSmart garages:

  • Vistula Garage – Superior St. / Orange St.
  • Superior Street Garage – Superior St.
  • Port Lawrence Garage – Jefferson St. / Saint Clair St.

Street Parking
There are many city-owned meter parking spots on the streets surrounding the science center. Parking meters are free on holidays and weekends. Please always abide by the signs for payment and hours for all metered spots.

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Discounted Parking for Members

Imagination Station members receive great discounts! The parking benefits below are available to our Members.

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Discounted Parking*
Imagination Station Members at the Individual, Grandparent or Family level receive a special members-only rate of $4 at the Vistula Garage, Superior Street Garage and Port Lawrence Garage.

Free Parking* 
All Plus Membership levels and above will receive free parking at the Vistula Garage, Superior Street Garage and Port Lawrence Garage any day, and all Kiwk Parking Garages on Saturdays and Sundays only.

*Members are responsible for collecting the proper parking validation from the Visitor Service desk at Imagination Station prior to leaving the parking garage in order to receive the parking discount. Parking validation is only be available for one vehicle per visit.