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Musee De La Nature Et Des Sciences

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Address: Frontenac, Sherbrooke, Quebec J1S 2L5, Canada
Phone Number: 819-564-3200
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Description: A new multimedia/multisensory adventure awaits, a mere stone's throw from...
A new multimedia/multisensory adventure awaits, a mere stone's throw from the Orford Express and Omaterra. Witness the birth of the Appalachian Mountains and cross the lava fields. Feel the continents shift and the glaciers retreat as the earth trembles and the temperature soars, then plunges... You'll never see the Eastern Townships quite the same way again! Be sure to stop by the permanent exhibition "The Cycle of the Seasons," which showcases the finest plant and animal specimens in southern Québec! Consult the program for temporary exhibitions and events.
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Musée de la nature et sciences

We were looking for an attraction on an extremely cold day. We thought we would be spending about an hour visiting this museum. We were wrong. We spent an entire afternoon! We... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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111 reviews 111 reviews
62 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We were looking for an attraction on an extremely cold day. We thought we would be spending about an hour visiting this museum. We were wrong. We spent an entire afternoon! We were the only patrons along with 2 other adults. The staff was very friendly and extremely helpful. We enjoyed our visit immensely, especially the interactive section. This is... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Liked the multimedia show but in french. Not much for adults. A bit expensive it only takes a little over an hour to visit all the exhibits.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

My daughter (8 years old) loves going to the museum on rainy days and can spend hours looking around to see if we missed anything the last time. Exhibits change every few months to keep things interesting and it is very affordable!!

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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

Smallish museum, but with nice displays and interesting for kids. Has some permanent displays and some thy change, so check out the website before going.

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St. John's, Canada
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36 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

Enjoyed the interactive displays. We went to the 25 minute show about the birth of the Appalachian mountains-it was fantastic. Highly recommend it. They played an English version for us at 12:30 pm. Great spot for children and adults to share learning, exploration, and fun.

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Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Canada
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74 reviews 74 reviews
20 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

This bilingual French & English museum is FUN and interactive. The HIGHLIGHTS were the exhibit "Terramutantès" which included a visual touch table, simulated mist, snow, wind (you need to experience it to be wow'ed by it)... and the earthquake simulation room. The museum in general was educational, and visually appealing.

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

My children were amazed for what the could learn , and had alot of fun...

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2011

After the first time there 6 months ago, I bought a year pass. (allows me access to other museums too!)There are so many exciting exhibits to see- both permanent as well as 'seasonal' or thematic ones. Great way to spend an afternoon or morning especially if you had children who need to be entertained. Highly informative without being overloaded with... More 

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Syosset
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31 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2011

Not a huge museum (two floors and about 4 exhibit areas), but we spent about four and half hours there. Kids (age 7, 10 and 13) all liked it. Lots to do, see and learn. Cool multimedia presentation that projects on walls and table, and you interact with using your hands. Kids all thought this was “Super-epic” and were talking... More 

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