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Address: Av. Ipiranga, 6681, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90619-900, Brazil
Phone Number: 51 3320 3521
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Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Interactive Experiences

A place where you can learn about the biology, physics , mathematics, astronomy , etc. with interactive experiences , transforming journey through the knowledge into a great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
Macleu
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Porto Alegre, RS
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Porto Alegre, RS
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

A place where you can learn about the biology, physics , mathematics, astronomy , etc. with interactive experiences , transforming journey through the knowledge into a great entertainment.

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Brasilia, DF
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32 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I´ve been to dozens of museums all over the world but I have never seen one as interactive as this one. It is worth visiting, especially if you have kids. Gotta say that everything in the museum is in Portuguese.

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Lajeado, RS
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

This Museum is a perfect place for a practical introduction of Science to your kids. Along with experiences on Physics (Audio, Mechanics, Fluids, Gravity) there is also a permanent Natural History exhibit.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

There aren't many places like this in the region, it is a great program for kids on rainy or cold days, you can spend the whole day (and even get out to have lunch and then come back). Highly recommended!

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Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Very reasonable prices $5.00 US per person, plenty of items to touch and play with took my nephew their who enjoys it a lot. Good place to visit on a rainy day liked we did.

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40 reviews 40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Best science and tec Museum in Americas. You can interage with The machine. Good for kids, students, almost a playground

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Miami, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

It's very interesting! Children and young people can be challenged to interact and learn scientific theories by experience. There is an excellent and cheep all-you-can-eat restaurant in the building.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

If you like science, it's a must see atraction. The place is huge with a lot of things to do and see, so you'll spend at least 3-4hours in it. A lot of the atractions are interactive, so if you have kids, they'll have tons of fun.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

One of the very few 'interactive museums' in Brazil and with a lot of useful and reliable information about almost everything: the human body, our ancestors, dinosaurs, natural phenomenos - volcanos, earthquakes, planets and so on. A must see to adults, kids, teenagers, families and friends

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Price and attention is good. Some machines were out of service. Everithing is very well described and bilingual.

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