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California Science Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Space Shuttle as a main magnet

We were attracted by possibility to see Space Shuttle mainly. Surprisingly there is lot of other... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2019
Thomasero
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Czech Republic
See a space shuttle up close!

We went to see the space shuttle, which you can walk around and under in its specially built wing... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2019
VacationRoaming
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Bedford, Massachusetts
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Space Shuttle Endeavour on display in the California Science Center's Samuel Oschin Pavilion. Please reserve your passes online or by phone. Explore over 100 permanent interactive science exhibits spanning several galleries. Admission to permanent...more
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700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037-1254
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First time visitors to this Science center. A nice break that the entry price was free because Disneyland and Universal studio had taken most of our money. They did charge for a simulator ride and a special levy for viewing the Endeavor. I didnt mind the minor expenses.
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We were attracted by possibility to see Space Shuttle mainly. Surprisingly there is lot of other things to do. As a result we spent there about 3 hours. We have left car at our DTLA accommodation and took metro from 7th Street/Metro Center to Expo Park/USC station. Building of
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We went to see the space shuttle, which you can walk around and under in its specially built wing. Watch the movie showing how the shuttle was transported to LA and pulled through the streets to the museum. The exhibits around the walls add a lot of backstory. The volunteer
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Went to view the Space Shuttle they have there and had a great time. Staff are super friendly and helpful, and admission to the Space Shuttle was free on the day we went! There's a little pre viewing exhibit with some items and videos about how they got it there. After that
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I will mention the good points first, the Space Shuttle is amazing to see up close and the space exhibits are really great. The IMAX presentation of Apollo 11 is awesome. Other than that it is a fairly average museum. The food is way overpriced and I am not sure but it would be
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