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General Information/Tickets: 252-972-1266
Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Saturday: 10am-5pm
The Imperial Centre is closed on the following City of Rocky Mount holidays:
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Day after Thanksgiving
Day after Christmas
The Children’s Museum/Science Center and the Arts Center are closed the month of January due to exhibition changeover.
Arts Center - Free
Children's Museum/Science Center - Click here for details
Recreation Superintendent (Imperial Centre) – David Griffin
Recreation Services Supervisor (Imperial Centre) – Sheila Long
Special Events Coordinator – Susan Ball
Adrienne Lynch – Administrative Clerk
Felicia Murphy – Administrative Secretary
ArtsCurator – AlicynWiedrich
Education Specialist — Jennifer Rankin
Theatre Director - David Nields
Theatre Production Designer - Donald Quilinquin
Costumer – Pat Allen
Produces and presents a comprehensive programs of visual and performing arts including: exhibitions, camps, classes, concert series and community theatre.
Children's Museum & Science Center
Curator of Education - Leigh Lasher-White
Space Science Educator - Steve Schmidt
Curator of Exhibits - Steve Armstrong
A hands-on, discovery science and natural history center featuring permanent and traveling exhibitions.