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Kentucky Science Center

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Lots of exhibits for kids to enjoy!

This place is packed from floor to ceiling with all type of exhibits for kids to explore. We... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
_thesweetlife46
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Amsterdam, New York
So much to do here, if you can work around the school visits

Massive amount of activities to do here. We maybe did 1/3 of what's here in a few hours. More... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
DaBearsWISC
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Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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Explore 3 floors of exhibit experiences offering interactive science fun for the whole family! Plus, enjoy amazing movies in our NEW 4-story digital theater.
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727 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2681
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took our 11yr old daughter and 5yr old son. I'd say our 5yr old loved it more than his sister. But she still had fun. Lots of different activities and all hands on pretty much. Upstairs on the top level were some more informational...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2018

This place is packed from floor to ceiling with all type of exhibits for kids to explore. We visited with our kids ranging from 8-19 and even our teens enjoyed helping our younger ones check out the interactive exhibits. The perfect place to go on...More

Thank _thesweetlife46
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Massive amount of activities to do here. We maybe did 1/3 of what's here in a few hours. More options for smaller kids (6 and under.) The upper floors with the activities for older kids get overrun by visits from schools, which creates impossible waiting...More

Thank DaBearsWISC
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Very interesting and educational exhibits, Also very hands-on.First floor geared toward younger kids, But even adults have fun.The BEST water play area we've ever seen. Great homeschool field trip.

Thank Cecelia M
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Not only is the Science Center for the young but also for the young at heart! Great value for your dollar and you could literally spend an entire day at this place, there are so many things to see and do!!!

Thank 546keitha
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Lots of age appropriate activities for a variety of ages. We have an annual pass and tent to spend 2 to 3 hours per visit. The third floor is geared for 8 and under. My 10 yo still enjoys it and is respectful to the...More

1  Thank TheAlbersFamily
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Our kids range from 3-10 and all loved the first level, second level was still good, and the third level was still engaging for the older ones but was loosing the 3 year old’s interest after a short time. Definitely fun for a day trip...More

Thank Pioneer786117
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

With have a 2 year old and 5 year old. Both kids had loads of fun! We could have spent so much more time here but was limited to only 1.5 hours. I think you could easily spend 3 hours here. We've been to multiple...More

1  Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I have a 16 and 12 year old that are very interested in science. This museum is very much geared towards younger children. It probably would have been a great place if your kids were younger. They did enjoy the museum area and the area...More

2  Thank jimnles2001
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Visited with husband and 3 kids. This is a big place with a lot to see. Many neat exhibits and lots of hands on for the kids. Some of the exhibit computers were not working, but overall most were operational. Some seemd dated and could...More

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Kimberly B
14 August 2017|
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Hmmm, there is an area on the second floor I think would interest 13-year-old boys: you can measure how high you jump and how long you jump. They also have some science models about earthquakes, etc. An area above that... More
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