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Discovery Center of Springfield

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Address: 438 St. Louis, Springfield, MO 65806
Phone Number: 417-862-9910
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for the science kid!!

We loved the Discovery Center as much as our 2 sons!! Lots of things to explore. The boys liked to dig for dinosaur bones, Look at different bugs, a fun afternoon.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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Missouri
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

We loved the Discovery Center as much as our 2 sons!! Lots of things to explore. The boys liked to dig for dinosaur bones, Look at different bugs, a fun afternoon.

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Troy, Missouri
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16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Took my 6 and 8 year old nephews with my sister in law and they had fun. It was $40 for two adults and two kids, we spent about 2 hours at the discovery center so I guess the price for time was pretty reasonable. The kids ran around like madness playing with stuff. We did some reading and learning... More 

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Rogers, Arkansas
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54 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

We have been here a few times with the kids. It has a lot of stuff to do go all ages and is really cool. The kids always enjoy it. Worth the trip!

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Skokie, Illinois
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13 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Took our kids here for an afternoon while we were traveling. They had the time of their lives and I did too. There is enough to do where you could spend an entire day

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Springfield, Missouri
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Last time we went i thought it could be cleaner. Floors were clean but attractions could have been better sanitized.

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Spingfield, MO
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28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We always have a good time at the Discovery Center, a good place for bday parties. The kids especially love the grocery store. It seems that there is always something broken when we go, but never enough to ruin the experience. I appreciate all of the educational activities.

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Springfield, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We'd go more often if it was less expensive. Our kids have different interests and there is plenty to keep their attention as they learn without knowing it. Little kids will like the grocery store where they can role play all the different jobs in the store, though it seems to be in need of updating. The news studio is... More 

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Odessa, Florida
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38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is a great place to take children and enjoy their delight at learning new information. This could be an entire day's excursion. My grand-daughters enjoyed the hamster wheel and the water table building experience, as well as the bed-of-nails experience. On the third floor, there's a pretend town through the huge mouth where children could spend a lot of... More 

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Springfield, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

A wonderful place to explore. Lots of hands on activities for people to do. Very interesting science learning.I totally loved it. I will go there again.

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Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The Discovery Center is an excellent place to take your kids where they can learn and play at the same time.

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Address: 438 St. Louis, Springfield, MO 65806
Phone Number: 417-862-9910
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield

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