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Nehru Science Center

Dr. E. Moses Road, Mumbai (Bombay) 400 018, India
91-22-24920482
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Ranked #51 of 281 Attractions in Mumbai (Bombay)
Type: Science Museums
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: This is one of the largest Science Centers in India with interactive science exhibits. The science center is very informative not only for children... more » Owner description: This is one of the largest Science Centers in India with interactive science exhibits. The science center is very informative not only for children but also for adults. « less
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I wonder why this place is not very famous.Though it's infrastructure is in a deteriorating phase,some of the demonstrations are so interesting that kids surely get surprised.the entry charges r very nominal(₹40only).Apart from it,there's a fee of ₹25 for a 3D science show n ₹75 for a 45 min show in their auditorium.If u want ur child to be enrolled... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

its a perfect weekend destination for the entire family including all age group, the planetorium shows are fantastic and informative, remember to prefer the language show which shall help you understand better, nominal ticket charges , inside the planetorim building also there is lot of information to explore and spend time in understading about our galaxy, however before te show... More

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Dubai,UAE
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Nehru centre has a world class planetarium with 4 daily shows out of which only 1 is in English, at 3 pm. The show is informative. We saw one titled Violent Universe. I liked it except some parts when the background music was so loud that it overshadowed the narration. What I loved though was an exhibition called Discovery of... More

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 attraction reviews
278 helpful votes 278 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Nehru Science Centre is located in Worli area of Mumbai and near to Mahalakshmi temple. The parent organization of Nehru Science Centre in Mumbai is NCSM-National Council of Science Museums. NCSM has total 25 Science Cetres and/or Museums in India. This is a great place in Mumbai to spare your children to learn & experiment with science for one full... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Excellent immerse experience. The film is good and enjoyed to fullest extent. The centre also has beautiful galleries and hands on exhibits for everyone to explore the science.The children Science Gallery is a must see attraction as it house 3d theater as wel. The science demonstrations in the centre are amazing and really brings your college memories back.

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India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

The science center is in the heart of the city at Worli. You have parking space for 2 and 4 wheelers if you arrive early at 10 a.m. One mistake we made was to look at the science experiences in the garden and then moving onto the actual science center and the IMAX like experience at the Science Odyssey. Check... More

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Not so updated with modern times a lot more can be done the 3d show a shear waste of time many experiments are faulty bot over whole I give a 4/10

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MUMBAI
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

A great place in Mumbai to spend a day. Yes, it requires one complete day to get a good feel of it and to analyze the various exhibits there. And you have to see the show at Dome theatre presentation too. They have a 3D show which is extremely primitive and needs to get in sink with current times. But... More

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Mumbai
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

I was all excited to take my young ones for some exhilarating science phenomenon. However, badly kept devices, ill maintained facilities, unruly crowd and no aircon kept me guessing why did I ever thought of coming here. Half the people were just wandering there, not knowing the importance. Must say Delhi science centre is so much better. If you value... More

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Pune, India
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25 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

For anybody who has not seen big science museums, this is a great place to visit. Expected audience is school children under 16. Nehru center has an IMAX theater which is a must. Along with the movie at this theatre, this is a good one full day affair.

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