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Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania

112 W Foster Ave, Suite 1, State College, PA 16801-4867
+1 814-234-0200
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Small, but packed with fun!

We are members to Discovery Space so we visit somewhat regularly. I feel like there's always... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Mandi G
Perfect for families and even better if you get a membership

Our family loves this place AND they are expanding!! The current location isn't huge, but they do... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
DadTired
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State College, Pennsylvania
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112 W Foster Ave, Suite 1, State College, PA 16801-4867
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

We are members to Discovery Space so we visit somewhat regularly. I feel like there's always something a little different each time we go. My kids are 3 and 6 and love playing with the different exhibits. The space is small, but there are a...More

Thank Mandi G
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Our family loves this place AND they are expanding!! The current location isn't huge, but they do pack a lot of fun, educational, hands on activities into the space. And like I mentioned above, they will be moving into a much larger building very soon....More

Thank DadTired
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The Discovery Place was my Kindergartener's favorite stop on his first field trip. He enjoys science and he loves to get "hands on." DS had about 2 hours worth of learning entertainment for his curious mind and he wants to go back. The space is...More

Thank Jckcamp
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great place for younger kids - although adults enjoy it, too. Lots of different programs and hands-on safe science experiments to try.

Thank Betsey H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Our 5-year-old grandson was visiting us, and we spent most of an afternoon there. He even made a couple of friends while he was there. It's small in scale (compared to similar facilities in larger cities), but it was carefully planned, well kept, entertaining and...More

Thank lindar006
Reviewed 22 December 2016

There are number of exhibits that provide a multitude of hands-on learning experiences to the young children who may, one day, become the future scientists of our society. Bring your children and/or grand children to DSOCP you won't be disappointed. Hours and hours of fun...More

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DiscoverySpace, Manager at Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2017

Thanks for sharing your comments, we are glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again soon at Discovery Space!

Reviewed 10 October 2016

husband and son went to game. Went here with daughter-in-law and two little ones and it was an outstanding experience. The little ones had a fantastic time and we were there almost 3 hours! Very pleased...

Thank annehassel
DiscoverySpace, Manager at Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Thanks for the great review, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This place is definitely not for any child over the age of 6. My grandson who is 10 was bored. Was a waste of money for us. Web site does not really accurately describe the place. Traveled 40 miles for nothing.More

Thank Irene D
DiscoverySpace, Manager at Discovery Space of Central Pennsylvania, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Thanks for sharing your comments, we are very sorry your experience was less than you hoped for. As we are a growing museum, we find all visitor feedback valuable and useful in planning marketing, future exhibits and programs. We will send you a message to...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016

I took my Grandson to visit the Discovery Space recently. We had fun with a lot of the science experiements. Some were not working :(

Thank Art L
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I took my 16 month old to this...what a great place for kids of a variety of ages. All the kids, including my toddler were entertained for literally hours. We spent two hours and he was behaved and engaged the entire time. This is a...More

Thank Kaylin H
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