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Science World

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“omnimax theatre”(26 reviews)
Science World at TELUS World of Science ignites the imagination with hands-on interactive exhibits, jaw-dropping live science shows, and the giant-screen OMNIMAX(R) Theatre. Fun for all ages, Science World is sure to jumpstart your imagination.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1455 Quebec St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 3Z7, Canada
+1 604-443-7440
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We arrived just after opening and were easily able to spend the day. From the IMax, to the hands on experiments for the kids, to the stage demonstrations both the kids (6 & 3) as well as my wife and I really enjoyed this experience.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We decided to visit Science World as we were traveling with young children and teens. Although some of the kids in our group initially complained about visiting the museum, they had the MOST fun! There are so many interactive exhibits and so much information that...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sajephotog
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 4 year old grandson and I had a "Grandma Day" at Science World today. We spent over 4 hours there and I had to drag him out. He loved all the hands-on exhibits! We took in the "Volcanoes: Fires of Creation" Omni show, which...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SMMaxwell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not just for the kids, adults can have fun here too. We spent the better part of a day exploring science world. It was great fun and I highly recommend visiting.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank NiciD88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have kids this is the right place to go. The science world has brought a lot of science experiences. children are excited with the experiences. it is very interesting place for adult as well... if you live in Vancouver I will suggest to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rafael_Zampieri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I we visited the place and we love it, but we love the conference about Disney Pixar, there are many interesting things to do

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FatBoy02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love science world but as some reviewers said, it might be more interesting for kids instead of adults. Their indoor playground is excellent. My son and his friends can spend hours here. Love their hourly shows too. Endless entertainment for children. If you’ll be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank I8i3d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really had no idea what we were in store for when we visited the Science Centre recently. We thought we would take in an IMAX film, which we did, but we had no idea how elaborate and how ingenious the Science Centre is at...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RiderGlen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Science World is great for kids, there are so many hands-on activities for all levels. It's great for adults too - Science World holds some great events for adults only, so you don't have to share the space or feel guilty for playing. I'm a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tych0Brahe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a cold afternoon at Science World with our two kids. We paid $1 for a locker to hold all our winter coats which was handy. We all enjoyed all the hands on activities, shows and films. While it was close to $90 for a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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September 26, 2018|
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Response from nicolec1979 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They allow photography throughout the building. The only exception is for some special exhibits (this is a rare occurrence).
September 15, 2018|
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Response from nicolec1979 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! There are plenty of lockers for you to store your bags.
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July 30, 2018|
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Response from 6vivian | Reviewed this property |
I would go see both. The Vancouver BC one was recently upgraded and there are tons of hands on things to do as well as demonstrations of scientific principles. It’s a great place to take inquisitive kids and their folks... More