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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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Reviewed 1 week ago

A must visit place if you have school age elementary children. They can spend hours playing with the hands on activities. There are also exhibits which provide interesting information. Depending on when you visit during the day, there are live science demonstrations which will pique...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Susan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Science World is awesome! Always great to come by when they change up the exhibits! Great for all ages.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wilson L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent place to spend time when the kids are driving you crazy and they need something to do. All ages will be entertained for hours by interactive and hands-on activities. Recommend for all and a must do when in Vancouver.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 517lucig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you're a family with kids, or a couple of adults looking for an interesting & educational day, this is the place. The Omnimax theatre has good movies, and the screen is gigantic! During the weekends, it can be super busy, so if you've got...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Angela R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Science World twice, first in 2014 and second time in 2017, both times in Spring and we thoroughly enjoyed our visits. Very little queuing, no crazy crowds and we were kept busy for a few hours happily exploring all the museum has to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mammyglobetrotter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here with my partner on a rainy saturday. Although we were there right when it opened, the place was SWARMED by groups of kids. The museum is definitely targeted for kids 15 years or under. Grownups will not really like it as much....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hundemuffin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 5 weeks 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 5 weeks 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 January 9, 2019 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
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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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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