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SEE Science Center

200 Bedford Street, Manchester, NH 03101
603-669-0400
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Ranked #10 of 15 attractions in Manchester
Type: Science Museums
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Nashua, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW

I visited for the first time with my Lego-obsessed 4-year-old son and my 10-going-on-16-year-old daughter, as well as my mother. At first glance past the door, I was worried that my daughter would be bored, but she was pretty happy to go around and work the displays on her own while I followed her little brother around. She was a... More

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manchester
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This place is fun, more if you have kids that like to touch things (what kids don't?) There are many things to learn about while you are touching them as there are placards on all items explaining them. Learn about pulleys as you pull yourself up in the air on a chair, play with the plasma ball and all of... More

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is a pretty solid children's science museum. There's not too many inventive exhibits but solid delivery on many old favorites such as pulley chair exhibit, gyro scope chair, moon walk, electricity - shocking exhibit. Good explanations of scientific concepts accompany the exhibits. There is a massive Lego display on the original Mill and surrounding Manchester. Check to see if... More

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Parents of children with food allergies BEWARE they allow familes to eat at tables in the exhibits/right next hands on activities. So kids are going to and from exhibits and their peanut butter sandwich or anywhere no designated area at all

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minneapolis, mn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We got there at 10am - when they opened. No people. We could do anything. The lego display was very excellent. Different science exhibits. We spent 3 hours here. Great price!

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Londonderry, New Hampshire
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19 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

As far in things in the area it's good. My children enjoyed it at a birthday party they went to. It was something different for a party venue which was nice.

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Dover, NH
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39 attraction reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

My parents had brought my kids when the dinosaur exhibit was there and everyone loved it. We went this past weekend and my young children had a good time. I was very impressed with the their moon walk exhibit. The kids loved it!!!

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Bedford, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

As somebody who has had four generations of family in Manchester, this is the best of history and science! Why shouldn't children in Manchester be inspired? We are!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013 via mobile

as a scientist and grandfather there is nothing better than a day at the museum w my grand children .but not this museum- it could and should be great but its average w non functioning exhibits listless staff sparse exhibits. in the end i was just sad for the place!

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Merrimack, NH
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52 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Great for the 8-12 year old to explore Science is always fun-- they usually have a special exhibit also to view and learn about-- 1 - 2 hours if child is curious

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