We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

BIG Little Science Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Review Highlights
A Fun & Educational Afternoon

I took my children aged 7 and 5 to the Science Centre this afteroon for something fun to do out of... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2019
01myriam
Terrific Hands-on Experience

The Science Centre was a great place for us to take our grandchildren, aged 2 and 4. Lots of... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2019
O4093GLdianes
Read all 44 reviews
All photos (10)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Contact
655 Holt St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2B 5G2, Canada
Website
+1 250-554-2572
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Kamloops
from $10.08
More Info
from $55.84
More Info
from $545.65
More Info
Reviews (44)
Filter reviews
43 results
Traveler rating
32
9
2
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
32
9
2
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews static electricity lots of fun hands on activities all ages great place to have experiment school learning childhood principles scientific equipment topic grandchildren
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 43 reviews
Reviewed August 8, 2019

I took my children aged 7 and 5 to the Science Centre this afteroon for something fun to do out of the heat. We caught the Static Electricity show and explored the space exhibit which were fun and they learned a lot from. The presenters...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 01myriam
jenniferydavis, Assistant Executive Director at BIG Little Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2019

Thank you for visiting. We are glad that you had a great time. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed May 7, 2019

The Science Centre was a great place for us to take our grandchildren, aged 2 and 4. Lots of things to try and learn about for all ages.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank O4093GLdianes
jenniferydavis, Assistant Executive Director at BIG Little Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2019

Thank you for coming. We are glad that everyone had fun. We hope to see you again soon. Visit our website to stay up to date on all our upcoming events.

Reviewed March 13, 2019

We visited with our 4-year old grandson. He had a lot of fun, as did the adults. Although it doesn't have the look of larger, more professional styled science centres, there is a lot of play and learning value in this school gym! There were...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Heather A
Reviewed December 9, 2018

Great place to have a flash back from the past and relive your childhood. You can spend hrs here playing with all the equipment learning how everything scientifically works and then there is teaching seminars as well. Just watch out for the few reptile aquariums,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TravelS106
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Lots of fun for everyone. Great program and a fun place to spend an afternoon with family! We enjoy going and seeing whats new and learn while having fun!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 757ricke
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

What a place to take children. I can honestly say I enjoyed it thoroughly too. The staff working there are informative and fun to listen too. Kids can try so many different science activities. Fun, learning and a great place to visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 514jacquif
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Big Little Science Centre is amazing for all ages...it has hands on learning so you can experiment and try most of the exhibits, the demonstrations are an exciting way to learn. Enjoy!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Teresa M
Reviewed July 12, 2017

A great place for basic science learning and entertainment. Often they have 'special events' with different themes that all the kids and adults just love. Highly recommend this as a must stop for any tourist. A super fun place where you can easily spend more...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank WoodsyJim
Reviewed April 22, 2017

This place needs to advertise more! I was surprised to hear Kamloops even had a science centre. We only heard about this place through word of mouth. Seems like an odd location in the middle of a residential area, but the building is a re-purposed...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Jason H
Gord S, Executive Director at BIG Little Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Thanks Jason Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again Yes, other science centre memberships under the Canadian Association of Science Centres (CASC) Reciprocal Agreement receive free entry into our Centre.

Reviewed January 2, 2017

The kids will love it and so shall Mom and Dad. A lot of hands on experiments and some awesome teaching sessions. It compares to what you find at Science World Vancouver but with a more personal touch.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Dan K
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 56 nearby hotels
Holiday Inn Suites Kamloops
325 reviews
1.20 miles away
Fortune Motel
59 reviews
1.43 miles away
Residence & Conference Centre - Kamloops
69 reviews
1.99 miles away
Panorama Inn & Suites
40 reviews
2.33 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 377 nearby restaurants
Barside Lounge & Grill
40 reviews
.91 miles away
Farros
33 reviews
.31 miles away
Pogue Mahon Irish Alehouse
32 reviews
.24 miles away
Mary Brown's Famous Chicken & Taters
11 reviews
.31 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 124 nearby attractions
McArthur Island Park
212 reviews
.60 miles away
Chances
58 reviews
.92 miles away
Pogue Mahone Irish Alehouse
5 reviews
.24 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from BIG Little Science Centre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines