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Liberty Science Center

222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305-4636
+1 201-200-1000
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Awful customer service. Called in advance to ask about the planetarium and was specifically told to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jim W
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New Haven, CT
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Super-duper place to visit !

Allow plenty of time ! Much to see & do ! Planetarium !!!! Fabulous views of the Skyline, Ellis... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hope Susan B
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Jersey City, NJ, USA
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
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“all ages” (69 reviews)
“touch tunnel” (37 reviews)
“imax theater” (38 reviews)
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222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305-4636
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+1 201-200-1000
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Awful customer service. Called in advance to ask about the planetarium and was specifically told to not reserve tickets in advance. Show up early in the morning and told the day was already sold out. Wasted 2 hours to get here and two hours to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Allow plenty of time ! Much to see & do ! Planetarium !!!! Fabulous views of the Skyline, Ellis Island, Miss Liberty !

Thank Hope Susan B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have done the season pass to liberty science center in the past but after one or two visits really found things a bit repetitive because attractions are not updated frequently enough. We don't do the season pass anymore but rather will only attend one...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at 10am and found easy parking and no lines to get in. There were several school busses so you should note which way they were going to avoid the crowd. Most of the areas were interesting for all ages but a few were...More

Thank Frank R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty to do and see for all ages. If you are looking to view a movie they have a very very large IMAX screen. You can easily spend the whole day at the science center.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to the Science Centre a number of times with my 2-year old grandson and his favourite exhibit is Thomas & Friends with the huge Brio train set-up to play with and the climb-aboard sized trains with interactive activities. He loves it all! He...More

Thank Pamela F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently went to the Liberty Science Center lured by the Star Trek Experience and the opening of the new planetarium, billed as the largest in the western hemisphere. The new planetarium is a recasting of their old IMAX theater space. The shape of the...More

Thank Grufnik
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Planetarium experience, with the beautiful, informative, creative, thought-provoking, and stimulating shows and exhibits is the true star of the science center. There's a lot to see and do, no matter what your age, and you can easily spend several hours exploring and enjoying all...More

Thank debr831
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't been here in a while, its focus lately was for kids. But I visited the newly opened planetarium, (they refurbished the old IMAX theater). This is fantastic, largest and most technologically advanced planetarium in the Western Hemisphere. It still shows films here also....More

Thank jddoog
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heading out of Jersey City, we noticed that there was a Star Trek exhibit at the Liberty Science Center...and of course had to stop! Very LOUD place with LOTS of kids and parents enjoying themselves. So much for kids to do and experience. Highly recommend...More

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BKLYN2008
24 January 2018|
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Response from HowlnBubba | Reviewed this property |
You COULD walk it, but is not a short stroll. My personal feeling is that you would be to tired to do the Science Center justice. It has a lot of walking in itself - and you would still have to walk back to the car.
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ksullivan0831
15 December 2017|
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Response from Fred B | Reviewed this property |
You can call. They will be happy to let you know.
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Taneisha H
20 September 2017|
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Response from Allan S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. They have some things there fir children as young as two. They are activities that young kids love and therefore you will two. Bring your camera for pictures. They also have some classes for young kids but the... More
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