Who We Are
Educational Benefits
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Plans for Center
The Blue Prints

When completed, the building will consist of approximately 130,000 total square feet.   ISP will divide the structure into many different spaces with various uses such as:  

     ► 65,435 total square feet of program space.  
     ► 15,236 square feet of laboratory space.  
     ► 7,778 square feet of meeting space.  
     ► 2,385 square foot observatory that will be opened to the community for star gazing at night.  
     ► 10,023 square feet of after school program space.  
     ► 6,480 square feet of open space for special events or receptions.    

The building will be rehabilitated in 3 phases. 

· Phase I will occupy 19,556 square feet and be the location of ISP’s community and after school programs. Phase I involves rehabilitation of the basement and first floor.

· Phase II will occupy 25,145 square feet and represent the majority of ISP’s exhibit space.  Phase II involves the rehabilitation of the second and third floors.

· Phase III will occupy 20,734 square feet and create a unique covered space for special events.  Phase III involves the construction of a fourth floor and walking surface covered by a glass dome.