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Science City at Union Station

30 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2410
+1 816-460-2020
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Something for everyone.

Meet family here for an afternoon of fun and learning at the same time. There are activities for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
cliffmagie
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Norton, Kansas
Top-Notch exhibits

My kids and I all love Science City, especially the sky bike and Mr. E Hotel with all of it's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LanaWhite
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Fort Lee, New Jersey
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See how astronauts train for space missions or discover the chemistry behind some of your favorite beverages. Kids and adults alike will be entertained for hours at this center dedicated to showing how science is a part of our everyday lives.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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30 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2410
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+1 816-460-2020
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Meet family here for an afternoon of fun and learning at the same time. There are activities for everyone. Love the atmosphere of everyone having fun, and learning at the same time. Being able to do both inside and outside activities gives everyone lots of...More

Thank cliffmagie
Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids and I all love Science City, especially the sky bike and Mr. E Hotel with all of it's optical illusions. Don't miss the scavenger hunt at the entrance to that exhibit to make it even more interesting. The force and motion exhibit was...More

Thank LanaWhite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun place to hang out for a few hours. Kids and adults will enjoy the learning is fun atmosphere. Very activity oriented, which is helpful to keep interest.

Thank 943katheriner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Science City is a great place for people of all ages. Kids will love it because there are lots of hands on activities and places to play. Older kids and adults will love it because it explains and challenges you to understand science and engineering...More

Thank BishopSteve
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to go here after we found out how expensive Lego Land was! I am so glad we decided on Science City! My 4 year old son loved all the hands on things and the different tunnels and play areas as well. I have...More

1  Thank luvstotravel31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is amazing how many interactive exhibits have been squeezed into an awkwardly shaped sliver of Union Station. The design of the museum is excellent. Many exhibits could use better descriptions of the science behind the fun. Very young children will be happy to run...More

Thank KatrinaPa
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We enjoyed our time at Science City. There were all kinds of fun things to do for the kids: slides, crafts, reptiles & insects, dinosaur bones, and lots of interactive educational exhibits. And Union Station is a pretty amazing building. We also paid extra for...More

Thank shereegayer
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We love going here around Christmas when its decorated and its too cold to do anything outside. We love walking across the link and the kids love running over to crown center for the free kids activity by the food court. There is a free...More

Thank Brooke F
Reviewed 2 September 2017

What a great educational experience and loaded with lots of things to do and learn about--simply a MUST for elementary age children!

Thank POLO47
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We go a few times a year and the kids always have a good time. It can get very busy on special admission days and on weekends. Everything is hands on for the kids. Only complaint is there is not enough staff to supervise kids...More

Thank LeoDamilini
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Amanda F
3 July 2017|
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Response from David T | Reviewed this property |
Science City is located within Union Station and, within the Station, are several restaurants. You can easily walk out of SC to eat and come back in during the same visit.
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Sarah M
21 December 2016|
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Jolene S
3 December 2016|
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Response from bisquitlips1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes...!! No doubt!
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