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Explorit Science Center

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Great Place for a Fun Afternoon

We took 3 of our grandsons here. The boys are 7, 5 and 2 1/2. They all three had a great time... read more

Reviewed March 23, 2017
Big Bar, California
Lots to see and do

This is a fun little museum! Your child will like the low-key atmosphere and the chance to try some... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2015
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Mar 23, 2017
“Great Place for a Fun Afternoon”
Sep 7, 2016
“I was disappointed given the hype”
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

We took 3 of our grandsons here. The boys are 7, 5 and 2 1/2. They all three had a great time. The activities were just right for the two older boys and the little one also enjoyed several of the activities. It is quite...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank chris642014
Reviewed September 7, 2016

this place needs a major donation to do serious updating an renovations. the backyard even had some hazards - had to keep a close eye on my toddler. it was a fun place to spend about 90 minutes. staff was very welcoming.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

We went to Exploirt with friends. Its fun for little children. There is a nice lawn area as well. Do check in advance what hours the museum is open on their web site.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed May 28, 2015

Interesting place to stop and visit. I rather the SF Exploratory but a very nice place to go. Great place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Sabrina R
Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a fun little museum! Your child will like the low-key atmosphere and the chance to try some experiments and learn a bit about science.

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank CookieF2BA
Reviewed September 12, 2014

Explorit has a variety of hands-on indoor and outdoor science activities that children can explore and learn new things about the world around them. Exhibits are rotated periodically and include a rock/mineral collection, live animals with which children can interact, and physical science experiments. Explorit...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank LeaDavis
Reviewed June 17, 2014

This was a fun spot to visit but very much for young families. The title of the exhibit online was about Art and Science so I thought I'd give it a try. Went there with my 19 yr. old daughter. A little on the young...More

Date of experience: June 2014
5  Thank Boca062
Reviewed December 2, 2013

I'm a native Davisite and I grew up visiting the Explorit Science Center. This is a great place to learn and experience science hands-on. The exhibits rotate and they oftentimes have live animals that kids can handle. All around, this is a worthwhile afternoon outing.

Date of experience: February 2013
3  Thank JocelynPrice
Reviewed April 11, 2013

This place is really hands-on because they use familiar stuff for investigations or experiments. It's the sort of place where you and your kids will pick up ideas for things you can start - or continue - at home. It's small but there's lots to...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank Ruth H
Reviewed January 26, 2012

A few other moms and I took our Kindergarteners there. They had fun but the place is smaller than expected and we didn't stay very long. Definitely educational and it won't take up your whole day.

3  Thank j_ostrowski
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