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Coca-Cola Space Science Center

Address: 701 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901
Phone Number: 706-649-1470
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Ranked #9 of 12 Attractions in Columbus
Type: Science Museums, Museums
Owner description: Columbus State University's Coca-Cola Space Science Center is located in the heart of uptown...
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Type: Science Museums, Museums
Owner description: Columbus State University's Coca-Cola Space Science Center is located in the heart of uptown Columbus along the beautiful Chattahoochee Riverwalk and adjacent to the Columbus Historic District and the Iron Works Convention and Trade Center. Our state of the art facility houses a Challenger Learning Center, the Omnisphere Theater and the Mead Observatory. Visit our Plaza area for many interactive exhibits and displays. There's something for everyone so keep an eye on what's happening at the Space Center. Schedules subject to change. Call for more information on any of our activities or events.

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Long Island, NY
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

We came upon this museum by accident when we were staying at the hotel nearby and I am so glad we did! It was a wonderful experience for two adults and our 3 boys (ages 4, 10 and 19). The staff is so knowledgeable and excited about what they do here, which made it an even better experience. We all... More 

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Columbus, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit! We came at a time when the museum wasn't very busy and received a great personal tour! Awesome artifacts! Excited to learn about 3D printing capabilities and looking forward to future additions! We'll definitely be back!

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Columbus, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

There were lots of interactive exhibits. Our nephew (4) had a wonderful time. The cost is reasonable. The observatory was not open when we went. Be sure to call for hours because they do seem to change occasionally.

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Gillette, Wyoming, United States
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16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I thought it would be much larger but was disappointed with the size for the price paid. There are flight and landing simulators with out fee and a planitarium showbut overall was not happy with the price paid.

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Gillette, Wyoming
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6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We had a great time but it was very small. I think they may be renovating. Had fun on the dog fight simulator. The planetarium was nice. They show different movies throughout the day. I recommend doing the science center and then taking a stroll on the river walk and visiting the small park across the street.

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Columbus, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My kids made several visits to the Science Center but I had never been. I am glad I took time to swing by one day for a quick visit and I was impressed. Columbus is fairly small but features like the Science Center help make sure we don't feel left out. A great facility and area of interest for the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This has our second visit to the Coca-cola space science center. The first time was for a Starwars convention. This time we were killing time while in columbus. If you have gone to NASA in Houston or Cape Canaveral you will be disappointed.

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Morrisonville, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We came to Columbus to see our son graduate from Fort Benning, we came home with some historic knowledge. We visited the Center with 3 teenagers and they were fascinated with the star movie and the little rocket rides. They had a blast.

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Marietta Ga.
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

everything is designed for children under the age of 13. Good displays and interactive games just not for the older group I took.

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Salt Springs, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lot of very interesting space shuttle displays and lots of interactive displays inexpensive and worth a stop you can't go wrong

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