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Discovery Cube Orange County

2500 N Main St, Santa Ana, CA 92705-6600
+1 714-542-2823
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Pricey...but excellent!

We've been to quite a few children's museums, this museum is by far the most involved, the... read more

Reviewed April 6, 2015
vegasmindy
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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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Must visit Bubblefest!

If you haven't been to Bubblefest, you must. It's worth every single penny of the admission price... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2015
FamilyTraveller06
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Silverdale, Washington
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Imaginations twist and fly through more than 100 hands-on exhibits at Discovery Cube OC (previously Discovery Science Center). Take the Eco Challenge and become a green superhero, feel the power of a real rocket engine "launch" and explore the inner workings of a two-story tall dinosaur! Traveling exhibits and annual events such as Spooky Science and Science of Gingerbread throughout the year ensure that there is always something new to discover.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“all ages” (28 reviews)
“taco bell” (14 reviews)
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2500 N Main St, Santa Ana, CA 92705-6600
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Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

We've been to quite a few children's museums, this museum is by far the most involved, the technology is amazing, and everything is hands on. The Lego area was by far the favorite. The cost was a tad pricey especially since general admission doesn't automatically...More

2  Thank vegasmindy
Reviewed April 3, 2015

If you haven't been to Bubblefest, you must. It's worth every single penny of the admission price. The other things, are basically your average childrens museum. The outdoor dinosaur discovery area, had little wand things that for the most part did not work.

2  Thank FamilyTraveller06
Reviewed February 25, 2015

Depending upon what they have its more for young children, go early,when they open. Can be very noisey,dont eat there ,Taco Bell,wait at noon can be awhile.

3  Thank MNFROST
Reviewed February 19, 2015

We spent 2 or 3 hours checking this place out. It was pretty fun. Earth Quake simulator, geyser, rocket lab, and lots of other hands on science experiments. We really had a lot of fun here with 3 boys ages 12, 8, and 3 y.o....More

2  Thank Jake5280
Reviewed February 18, 2015

The kids love it. There is so much to do. Great place for the family to spend an afternoon. Educational, too.

2  Thank Wayne O
Reviewed February 8, 2015

Fantastic hands on for our 8 year old grandson. There were no dislikes. He kept finding more to do and loved the LEGO exhibit.

3  Thank greatwine
Reviewed January 26, 2015

Love this place. I have two kids and we seem to go to the Cube every two weeks. It's an inexpensive attraction with great staying power. They always have new things to keep the kids happy. My family has a year membership. Money well spent!

1  Thank Deric J
Reviewed January 7, 2015

I took my 2 year old along with another friend and her 2 year old to the Cube today. We got there at 10AM when they opened and had to pay $5 for parking- so be aware of that as I wasn't. They are doing...More

Thank amanda42
Reviewed January 1, 2015

My family and I had so much fun at Discovery Cube. This center provided lots of hands on games and interactions. We especially liked the shopping Eco- friendly supermarket. Discovery Cube is small, but still a lot of fun.

2  Thank La Keisha P
Reviewed December 9, 2014

We went there for my son's birthday because they had a Thomas the train exhibit. Well, it was a bit disappointing. It was a very small corner exhibit with 1 large train table with trains, a video, and a giant Thomas, Percy and Victor. We...More

3  Thank JanetT8
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