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PUCRS Science and Technology Museum

Av. Ipiranga, 6681, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90619-900, Brazil
51 3320 3521
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Ranked #1 of 130 Attractions in Porto Alegre
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

The best museum in Porto Alegre. In the area of ​​science (mainly physics and biology). It is very interactive for children. Must see !!

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Philadelphia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The museum has a lot of different science exhibits. It does take time to go through them all. I would recommend about 3 hours. With children it might take even longer as they linger at ones that they particularly like. The exhibits are interactive but do require thought.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Went here for the morning with our 11 year old son. He loved it . The interactive exhibits were great and really gave him an understanding of the world , how if came about how we came about and how we have explored and developed it . A fantastic place fit for any capital city .

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

The museum has lots of cool science experiments etc, only thing is everything is in Portuguese! Not so good if you speak english, we still had fun even tho we didn't understand anything.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

It's very clean and fun. If you're comming to PORTO ALEGRE with your kids they'll love it! It's so fun and pedagogic, and also there are some english speakers there!!!!

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Porto Alegre, RS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This is a well put together Science Museum, with lots of learning but fun experiences for both kids and parents. It is a bit far away from the center, but well served with buses and mini buses. If you are a party of 4, it is worth a taxi. Ifat weekdays or Saturday do go and have lunch at the... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

It's a cool place to visit, if you're into science, technology or dinosaurs. It's located in the campus of the Catholic University of RS, which also worth a visit.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

You may interact with almost everything that is shown. The museum is very didactic, and it a must see with children.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

The museum carries the same spirit of MoSi and other congeners around. A lot of fun and learning for kids and adults too.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

From kids to adults, it is one of the best attractions in town! It is a permanent exhibit under constant renewal, with lots of attractions spanning many fields, including biology, technology, history, geography, physics (the main one), and more. And most of it is interactive: you are supposed to touch it, try it, see how it works, like a scientific... More

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