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Arizona Science Center

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Address: 600 East Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone Number: 602-716-2000
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Description: A museum with over 300 hands-on exhibits that keep visitors involved.

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Hands-on at its Best

If you enjoy hands-on science, especially if you have kids of all ages, this is the place for you. They have an awesome planetarium there, with a variety of shows. They also have... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

If you enjoy hands-on science, especially if you have kids of all ages, this is the place for you. They have an awesome planetarium there, with a variety of shows. They also have an IMAX Theatre with a lot of offerings. Usually, there is a special exhibit that requires more money, but often worth it. Finally, they have four floors... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

We took a family trip here with out of town family. The kids had so much fun going through all the levels of this building. Wear comfortable shoes to handle all the stairs. There is a fun water activity with plastic balls, so be prepared, you may get a bit wet. Oh and for lots of laughter here. This AZ... More 

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Freeport, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Three floors of exhibits--most "hands on". Probably a bit advanced for very young children, but perfect for school-age kids. You could spend a day here. Our kids wanted to re-visit many of the exhibits. Even adults can enjoy the experience and re-learn things long forgotten. Live presentations. Friendly and helpful staff. Highly recommend the experience.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Came here with family (all adults) and we did enjoy the exhibits and the activities, probably as much as kids.

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Yuma, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Took my grandchildren here for a summer adventure. We had so much fun. There is so much to see and do. I highly reccommend the planetarium. The kids absolutely loved it. It is a little pricey, and the planetarium is an addrd expense, but it is so worth it, fun and educational .

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

If your children love science? This is the place to visit. This place has a lot of activities for you children. Its an amazing place. A lot to do and games to play.

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Chandler, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Exhibits always changing to arouse your interest. NFL, Titanic, Chronicles of Narnia etc. Friendly staff. Great for kids and adults.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We just moved to Phoenix and were looking for something fun to do on a hot day. We spent a couple of hours here and had a ton of fun! Couldn't believe how big this place was, we only got through the bottom floor (the body exhibit, really fun with lots of hands on stuff to learn about the body).... More 

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Cody, Wyoming
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We had been to the Science Center several times, but this visit was it a good one. The displays were not clean for the children and were not in good condition.

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Lake Mary, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We were passing through town and needed to waste time before catching a ball game. We headed to the science center thinking our kids would enjoy it. Honestly, I didn't love it. The summer camps over run the place and regular visitors like us were having a hard time even seeing things. There were activities my kids wanted to try... More 

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Additional Information about Arizona Science Center

Address: 600 East Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone Number: 602-716-2000
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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