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Science North

100 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, Ontario P3E 5S9, Canada
+1 705-522-3701
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Always great for kids

Have been there a dozen times, and the kids always enjoy the interactive and hands on activities... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Goodeats12345
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Sudbury, Canada
Awesome architecture.

If you like "Georgian Bay rock" or have never experienced the Canadian Shield, come see this place... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Irena K
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Brantford
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Let your imagination soar at Science North! Explore the fun side of science in your everyday life at Northern Ontario's most popular tourist attraction. A newly designed and renovated 3rd floor Northern Ecosystems exhibit gets you up close to our resident beaver, porcupine, skunk and much more! Visit the new nocturnal room and see what flying squirrels and bats do at night! Don't miss live science shows, special exhibits, IMAX(R) 3D, the digital Planetarium, the F. Jean MacLeod Butterfly Gallery, and four floors of interactive science experiences.
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100 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, Ontario P3E 5S9, Canada
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+1 705-522-3701
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Reviewed yesterday

Have been there a dozen times, and the kids always enjoy the interactive and hands on activities. Many different shows, aside from the IMAX and planetarium, as well.

Thank Goodeats12345
Reviewed yesterday

If you like "Georgian Bay rock" or have never experienced the Canadian Shield, come see this place carved out of the rock! Amazing displays on nature and wildlife, anatomy, minerals and so much more. Beautiful outdoor spaces. We saw lots of families with young kids...More

Thank Irena K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Science North is geared more for kids but it's a nice way to spend the day with my grandchildren. The escape room on the other hand AMAZINGLY FUN for adults. Did it with my friends and had so much fun we would do it again!

Thank cybulskime
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took a 3yr old to the IMAX and the exhibit halls. He loved it, I enjoyed it. The best deals are with an annual membership - free parking, % discounts off movies, events, gift shop and food. When I'm in town, this is a must-do...More

Thank Alexis C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We absolutely loved it here. We have a membership at the Ontario science centre and visit there often, and I have to admit I enjoyed science North more! It is so interactive. The little shows that are put on regularly are amazing (at least the...More

Thank Moonshell
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review! I'm so happy to hear that you had a great visit to Science North and experience so many of our demonstrations, shows, and activities (even pet a skunk!). I'm glad to hear that our Bluecoats were able to help you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed visiting. My 17yr old son was easily occupied with all the hands-on exhibits. Good for all ages. Watch for the beaver being out for his daily walks! We were there 1/2 day (having spent the other 1/2 at Dynamic Earth).

Thank JarMarJHM
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review! I'm glad that you had a great visit to Science North and Dynamic Earth with your family and got to the beaver on one of his regular walks! We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to spend the day with the kids, many interactive stations throughout the 4 floors. We had no little ones with us, but we all enjoyed the day exploring and asking questions. The "blue coats" are everywhere to answer your questions.

Thank Domstorm37
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for leaving a review! I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and got to spend time chatting with our knowledgeable Bluecoats — they are awesome and passionate and love to talk about their sciences! We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of fun for the family. You won't be dissapointed. Well maybe, if you are use to huge big city centres.

Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff very helpful. The facility is very interesting and very well set out. But also very much geared to children (which is great). Lots of things for adults to see as well, and the three short movies were very interesting. We spent a couple of...More

Thank ac2901
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review! I'm glad that you enjoyed your visit and found plenty to do (for kids and adults alike!). We look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We Spent an entire day here and we couldn't say enough about it - everything is very child friendly - a place where kids are encouraged to TOUCH! Soooo much to see and do! A family favourite!More

Thank Alana8ch
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review! I'm so happy that you and your family had a great visit and YES — we absolutely welcome everyone to engage with our exhibits and touch them — and to try out our hands-on activities! We look forward to your...More

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kathysless
9 July 2017|
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Response from abronxtale911 | Reviewed this property |
We spent 5 hours there and could have spent more. There is lots to see and do. Shows/presentations/exhibits. I say plan for a full day - open to close.
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kathysless
9 July 2017|
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Response from AmyHenson | Property representative |
Thank you so much for reaching out to us. Yes, Science North is a full-day attraction. IN fact, many of our visitors comment how they could have easily needed another day to visit and do all the things we have to offer at... More
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Laura M
4 July 2017|
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Response from NinaNesseth | Property representative |
Hi Laura —  If you're looking for a multi-day visit, the Dynamic Duo pass offers the best value. With the Dynamic Duo pass you gain admission to both science centres (Science North and Dynamic Earth) and your choice of an... More
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