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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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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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All reviews all ages hands on activities omnimax theatre interactive exhibits human body body works white spot great for kids older kids rainy day lots of fun year olds whole family few hours movie pixar exhibition
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Reviewed yesterday

Really worth a look, checkout what shows are on, we seen the circus show and the bubbles show, they were fantastic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cathy O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love this science museum and have kept visiting multiple times. It's Imax shows are great and renewed frequently enough. It has interesting puzzles & exhibits for kids young & old. Not a boring place for our oldest in teenage at all, unlike other museums....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrew A
Reviewed 3 days ago

Kids were everywhere in Science World during this hollyday season weekday. My daughter loved hew day and would have stayed longer. Activities and presentations are varied and everyone will fin something that he likes there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pascal B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for adults only entry and it was quite a fun place.... soooo many interactive exhibits! It was totally fun and a great time for my husband and I!

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank heatherisbetter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Vancouver for the weekend and decided to visit the Science World as it was raining pretty much the entire time we were there. It is pretty convenient to get there whether you are taking the Sky train or driving as it’s in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank RosieRo56
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots to see, very interactive. Took 3 grandkids and all ages approved including the grandparents. Convenient parking across the street and close to all transportation

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LoloVictoriaBCCanada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a great afternoon at World of Science with two youngsters 5, 7. Everyone had a great time and could go back to see and do more.Cinemax theatre was both entertaining and informative (Volcanoes).

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Jeff J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Science World is a great place to visit, but the experience could be so much better if the number of visitors (and strollers) was limited. There are boards of people, pushing, rushing, and frantic that their child see everything. It’s not relaxed or enjoyable and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 14vivienneb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

" When we compare with American science museums in LA or Chicago, it's disappointing and everything, including food, is expensive . The employee was in general impolite and we didn't enyoy. I don't recommend for tourists"

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mcn35
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great museum for all ages, we spent most of the day here, really enjoyed the nature exhibit and also the imax film was great. Great picnic area too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Erica R
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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