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Sci-Bono Discovery Centre

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Kids loves this place

The kids in our group loved this place, so much to do and learn, not expensive at all! Overall a... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2019
Pieter d
Pretoria, South Africa
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Great interactive museum for kids

This is one of the best places to take kids in Johannesburg. If your children love to fidget... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2019
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Corner of Miriam Makeba & President Street | Newtown, Johannesburg 2107, South Africa
+27 72 270 9820
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Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

Eish. This wonderful space is rather in a state of disrepair. We had a birthday party there and as a venue, the idea is great. It is spacious, but the whole feeling was one of neglect and playing on a building site or in a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank hannetjiee
Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

This centre is very informative for children as well as adults that are keen to get involved. There are lots of different sections to visit and it definitely will keep the kids entertained. Unfortunately the location is not great, one may feel a bit uncomfortable...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

The kids in our group loved this place, so much to do and learn, not expensive at all! Overall a great experience!

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Pieter d
Reviewed February 14, 2019

This is one of the best places to take kids in Johannesburg. If your children love to fidget / experiment , are budding scientists or struggling with science, then you definitely need to take them here. They can touch, feel, press and play to their...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank InAfricaAndBeyond
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Interesting place for school going kids. Didn't know this place existed, shot a TV commercial there end of last year. Interesting facts and showcasing how electricity works. Was fascinating overall.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Suetyler
Reviewed January 30, 2019

We went there for my grandsons birthday and I loved the place exploring every nook and cranny The live and hands on exhibits were totally fascinating and riverting It’s well worth the time and effort to visit this museum The exhibits range from the prehistoric...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LeonL860
Reviewed January 16, 2019

A great space for functions and wonderful for educating the youth on the joys of science.I have visited multiple times and there is always something new to see and play with. Guaranteed to learn something new whether young or old.

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank charlie_bertin
Reviewed January 6, 2019

The adults enjoyed it as well, but it's not to be missed. It's very interesting and interactive. Our 8 year old loved it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank maxine1andonly
Reviewed November 22, 2018

We visited Sci Bono with a group of Brazilian visitors. 19 of us in all and we got our own guide who performed wonderfully despite the language difficulty. Perhaps the highlight for me was the transition to The Dawn of Art exhibit which gave me...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jimbo19441002
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Tons of fun for kids with interactive ways to learn. Lots of games and activities for all. My kids aged (3, 7 and 15) all had an awesome time. Really worth a visit :)

Date of experience: December 2017
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Cryptic J
February 27, 2019|
Response from InAfricaAndBeyond | Reviewed this property |
Here are the prices as per their website Adults over 18 - R60 Children 3 - 18 - R40 Children under 3 - Free Family ticket - R180 (2 adults and 2 children under18)
July 14, 2017|
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Response from WendyN1604 | Reviewed this property |
not sure! maybe check directly with them before you go. enjoy the visit
October 14, 2015|
Response from fitlikemummy |
Yes they do. There are security guards at the entrance and also walking around the parking lot