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Science World

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“omnimax theatre”(25 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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As featured in 3 Days in Vancouver
1455 Quebec St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 3Z7, Canada
Yaletown & False Creek North
+1 604-443-7440
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All reviews all ages hands on activities omnimax theatre interactive exhibits body works human body great for kids older kids white spot rainy day lots of fun year olds whole family few hours olympic village false creek movie
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went here not expecting too much but there was alot to see and do. Cool to see the pixar behind the scenes exhibit on how they make the movies but had to pay extra for that but we thought it was worth it. Only downside...More

Thank Simbar80
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I visited Science World with four of our grandchildren. We have done this many times before and the grandchildren are always very excited to be a part of the regular activities and changing displays. We also watched the panda bear movie in...More

Thank Tom Y
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went when their flagship exhibition was the Pixar animations. This went into great details about how the characters were brought to life, with child activities on creating your own monster to the sound engineers describing how to resolve their issues in the movie, which...More

Thank andy275405
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited in October 2018 for the first ever time while in Vancouver. If you take the skytrain from Burrard station, it's the 3rd stop so very quick. I bought the imax only ticket for $12. On groupon there is a special of 2 for $18...More

Thank mariedesjardins
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a beautiful fall weekend Science World offered a fun outdoor / indoor experience that appealed to all ages in our group. Nap time in the outdoor play / nature area to a high energy indoor activity area for the toddlers in our group. Many...More

Thank Darren Q
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is designed primarily for kids. Interactive learning and games are all kid friendly...however, as 4 adults, we felt the museum was not the best choice for our last couple of hours in Vancouver. Also, the price is pretty expensive, and the museum is...More

Thank Marta K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely one attraction where kids (including us older ones!!) are fascinated by the world around us, where they and can test, turn, squeeze, jump and fiddle with various contraption old and new. Various themes including information technology, physics, the human body, water, recycling...More

Thank PaulnGail B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a must go place for kids. Just like the major museums in europe that are totally interactive and provide a great time for families.

Thank thaisfuncia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Totally disappointing. This is not an "omnimax" experience at all. It is a plain, mostly 2-dimensional photography and documentary with no special effect. There was no "wow" moment. It was a waste of money.

Thank Gira B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant dreadful but Science World is terrific. It’s great for three or four hours and even better if you take in a movie show in the amazing cinema but the restaurant is a disgrace. We visited twice. On both occasions we spent about half an...More

Thank TravelsInItaly
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Yaletown & False Creek North
Yaletown has risen from the ashes of its
rough-and-tumble industrial past into one of
Vancouver's new chicest neighbourhoods. The place
responsible for originating of the phrase 'skid row'
might not call to mind independently-owned boutiques
and terraced cafes, but having swallowed the
waterfront lines of False Creek North, the resulting
amalgamation transformed the area into an elegant,
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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