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Discovery Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Took my two Grandsons (age 4 & 7) to the Discovery center two weeks ago. They had a great time and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fresno, California
A complex on winery that has exhibits that are interesting to young and old..

A old time learning center that has been in the business of educating the young and old for... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2019
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Our Mission: The Fresno Discovery Center is a community-based educational history and science center offering the children and citizens hands-on learning experiences to stimulate passion, curiosity and wonder for the sciences and our environment.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1937 N Winery Ave, Fresno, CA 93703-2828
+1 559-251-5533
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my two Grandsons (age 4 & 7) to the Discovery center two weeks ago. They had a great time and it was educational at the same time. I even had fun.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AnthonyJoseph14
Reviewed January 31, 2019

A old time learning center that has been in the business of educating the young and old for generations ... No expensive hype or prices just old school 🏫 show and tell...

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

The Discovery Center has gotten better and better over the years. You can experience both life science and physical science exhibits and activities.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bradh324
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

I wanted to find something for the kids to do on Christmas Eve & "discovered" The Discovery Center... & what a fantastic gem of a museum! This non-profit runs on a limited budget & the inexpensive admission prices (children: free for under 2 YO, $8...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KatzKorner
Reviewed July 9, 2018

WE visited this center last week with our 6 year old. - This is a small place, about 2hours would do it. Many exhibits are for kids 2-5yrs maybe. - Outside exhibits are not in shade and the hot weather makes it near impossible to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sirsaini
Reviewed June 24, 2018

My two granddaughters really had a good time visiting. Things were educational but fun and interesting.we were there two hour but they weren't really to go home.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Karen L
Reviewed January 6, 2018

A little outdated and not very clean. But educational! Took lots of great pictures. Defiantly have the kids feed the bugs to the reptiles! Cost a little steep in relation to quality!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 2549kzap
Reviewed July 14, 2017

We took three young girls here, aged between 4 and 6. They lasted just over an hour when we expected them to go for at least two. The centre needs some TLC. A shortage of staff is affecting the overall operation. The microscopes could not...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Andrew T
Reviewed May 12, 2017

Although I had reviewed about The Discovery Center before (one of our family's favorite places in town) but I definitely have to review one more time to praise the newly renovated Discovery Center for many new, interesting exhibits and activities that were added during March....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank IheartZephyr
Reviewed April 19, 2017

The Discovery Center has always been an experience. It continues to offer amazing and interactive learning displays. It is a great place for classroom field trips as well as an interesting place for anyone wanting to learn more about our area and the people and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Andrew M
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