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Da Vinci Science Center

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Address: 3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
Phone Number: 484.664.1002
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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I have been here 3x with my girl scout troop. We all love the interactive exhibits. On certain events they even get to sleep over! While not many of the exhibits change, the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 14, 2015
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Pennsylvania
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87 reviews 87 reviews
13 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I have been here 3x with my girl scout troop. We all love the interactive exhibits. On certain events they even get to sleep over! While not many of the exhibits change, the educational themes are changed and the troop earns different badges. Location is easy to get to. Parking is good. Building is clean. Staff are friendly. Vending machines... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Had a wonderful visit. It is great for kids (mine are 5 and 7). The kids don't even know they are learning. Everything is interactive and engaging. The price is also right. If you are in the area or want to make a special trip, this is the place.

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Really interesting for families with young kids. You can spend some quality time together. Big kids will get bored quickly.

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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

If you enjoy hands on learning, watching the earth move, or just science fun in general then this is your place. The Da Vinci Science Center is a an interactive learning platform with multiple exhibits from demonstrating how shadows can be captured on a wall with phosphorescent paint to running a light bulb with a bicycle to seeing microscopic organisms.... More 

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Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

a bit too "Educational" with exhibits geared towards young people Adults may get bored from time to time there are traveling Special Exhibits the Gift Shop has some amazing items very nice wine goblet with Logo etched into glass

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Tons of interactive exhibits. My kids love this place! We can spend hours here. Wish they had a cafe.

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Hatfield, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews 52 reviews
30 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

All ages experience for lovers of gadgets. Took young adults in 20s and they thought it was terrific.

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Flemington, New Jersey
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44 reviews 44 reviews
3 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Our 3 year- old grandson had a wonderful time at the DaVinci. We had no idea that there was a hands-on science center within a short driving distance. The exhibits are child and grandparent friendly. Every facet of science is included. This is so much fun. . . We may return without our grandson.

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bucks county
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

A neat little museum, not too big, not too small, with lots of fun hands-on things to do for the kids. Well maintained exhibits withstand the incredible abuse that is heaped on them by kids. Good educational programs. Come on a weekend, the place is PACKED with school groups during the week.

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Macungie, Pennsylvania, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I live right by the Da Vinci Center so i do go there every once in a while. It is a fun place for younger children and their parents. There are many attractions like the dark tunnel (which was really fun) and the glow room( which is also pretty cool)

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