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Coca-Cola Space Science Center

701 Front Avenue, Columbus, GA 31901
706-649-1470
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Ranked #14 of 18 Attractions in Columbus
Type: Science 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... more » 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. « less
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Morrisonville, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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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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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New Delhi, India
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

There is nothing much inside this museum and the same was advised even by some local people, so there is no need to waste time to go and check it from inside. This is the place where the Coke started and later on the production moved to Atlanta, so it is good historic site just for some photo shoot to... More

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Salt Springs, Florida
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129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
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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Georgia
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11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

Very disappointing. My boys were disappointed that there wasn't much at the museum. Saw 2 movies. Neither was very interesting to my elementary aged boys. Do not plan on returning.

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Boardman, Ohio
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4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This place was small but there was something to do for everyone no matter their age. The staff was friendly and answered any questions we had. There were several families here the day we visited so the staff gave a guided tour to all of us. The gift shop was a small and there was nothing much in there.

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Roswell, Georgia
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32 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is a small museum next to the convention center. It is geared more toward children, but adults would enjoy it too. There are several films that show the "wonders of the world". This is more in line with a planetarium.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

The employs are nice, helpful full of knowledge. I am guessing the dog fight flight simulators are something from the late 80's. They have a Mars rover area that you get to drive small robots. The robots are small RC tractors you could at the dollar store. The rocket engine at the front is cool because it's from a real... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

this is a small center. I guess I was expecting more stuff to look at and explore. there was a 7 wonders show that was playing which actually was pretty intersting.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

My husband, grown son, and I were in Georgia for our younger son's graduation at Fort Benning and were looking for something to do. We stopped in here, not realizing it was basically for very young children. It was a waste of our money, Didn't really seem like there was much to do even for children.

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