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Address: Arabian Gulf Road | Salmyia, Kuwait City, Kuwait
Phone Number: +965 1848 888
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Fri 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Description: TSCK is a cultural achievement and educational facility enriched with...
TSCK is a cultural achievement and educational facility enriched with knowledge, which portrays fascinating architectural design that reflects Islamic art and culture. The walls contain ceramic depictions of stories that tell of Kuwait's history. The main building is comprised of 3 main attractions: the Aquarium, Discovery Place and IMAX Theater.
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The Scientific Center

Whether you have teens, kids, friends, family, or out of town business associates, The Scientific Center is a must see place for everyone. It has several sections to see, learn... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Yousuf A
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Kuwait
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Kuwait
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Whether you have teens, kids, friends, family, or out of town business associates, The Scientific Center is a must see place for everyone. It has several sections to see, learn from, and enjoy: The Kids Scientific area (games and toys based on science), The history of Kuwait (audio, video, and displays), the Marine Life Area (collection of fishes in a... More 

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Denver
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81 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Nice building and great location at the gulf water front. Plenty of parking spaces and nice area to walk after visiting the museum. Very good for families with kids. Plenty of things to do inside and outside

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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

After visiting the Scientific Center to see a few exhibits we saw listed online, Otters & Penguins we left disappointed. The penguin encloser was about 10 feet long. They were very active playing in the water against the glass. There was no scientific or well any name of the type of penguin for that matter. They had them tagged blue... More 

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TSCK, Public Relations Manager at The Scientific Center, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting The Scientific Center and for posting your review. There is an interactive screen next to the Penguins exhibit that includes a number of scientific information about our penguins. As for the Otters, we have been working hard over the past year to secure a number of new Otters for display, but our efforts are not successful... More 

Kuwait
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

It is conveniently located at Gulf Road overlooking the Gulf Sea( Arabian Sea). Ample parking, easy approaches. Other 5 star facilities are also nearby The building is superb and shows its characteristic Planning. It accommodates one very nice imax Theater which shows very interesting movies. Aquarium housed beautiful information and latest species. Packages are made to suite Families and children..Big... More 

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Beaufort, SC
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I live and work in Kuwait and it's difficult to imagine anything "scientific" in a country that routinely arrests people for being in possession of "witchcraft tools".

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great aquarium fantastic fishes one of the must places to visit and see in Kuwait The Imax theater is fantastic

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

One of the Kuwait must see place. Nice... but if U seen aquariums or similar places in Europe or Us U can be disappointed because this on is quite small and U won't see anything unique.

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bahrain
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The Scientific Center a place that is usefull for adults, teen and child, all can gain information and have fun time there

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Elmira, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Need something to entertain small ones? Take them here. There is an IMAX theater which has a bunch of different films to choose from. Also, the aquarium has interactive computers with fun games for kids and loads of interesting information for everyone. My six year old really like the Discovery Center. When we were there they were featuring an exhibit... More 

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TSCK, Public Relations Manager at The Scientific Center, responded to this review

Hello. Thank you for visiting The Scientific Center and for your review. We regret the incident you encountered during your visit. The information you received were not accurate. On weekdays, we have IMAX shows every hour from 10:30am to 12:30pm, and from 2:30pm to 9:30pm. On Friday, shows are 2:30pm to 9:30pm. On Saturday, shows are from 10:30am to 9:30pm.... More 

Laramie
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

All positives, no negatives that I could find. Enjoyed our visits every time we go. A great place to spend some time while in Kuwait.

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