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Orlando Science Center

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Address: 777 E. Princeton St., Orlando, FL 32803
Phone Number: +1 407-514-2000
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes

For more than 60 years, Orlando Science Center has been a place that...

For more than 60 years, Orlando Science Center has been a place that inspires curiosity and exploration. Truly one of the great activities for Orlando families, the Science Center encourages learning in a fun way. There's no better place that combines fun and knowledge all under one roof!

For visitors from out of town, Orlando Science Center is a must for your "things to do in Orlando" list. With four floors of exciting exhibits, amazing giant screen and 3-D films as well as engaging live programming, the Science Center is the perfect family destination. We're also the ideal rainy day escape!

Please note, on Fridays and Saturdays through March 27, 2016 Orlando Science Center has extended hours for Star-Studded Evenings from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for Digital Adventure Theater films and the Crosby Observatory (weather-permitting) only. After 5:00 p.m. exhibit halls will be closed.

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So Much Fun With The Little Ones

My oldest son, with his girlfriend and two kids ages 8 and 1, went to the Orlando Science Center today and had a whole lot of fun. It's all hands on learning and even the adults... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have young children and have found that the Orlando Science Center is a reasonably priced place that provides hours of entertaining fun for the whole family. New exhibits arrive on a regular basis. We love going there so often that we went ahead and purchased annual family passes. Great for a rainy day or when it is too hot... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My oldest son, with his girlfriend and two kids ages 8 and 1, went to the Orlando Science Center today and had a whole lot of fun. It's all hands on learning and even the adults have a great time. It's not all easy and can stump the smartest among us. You and your kids will have a great time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The traveling exhibits are great. The bat exhibit was great informative and educational. Has some great animals such as gators, fish, turtles and snakes. IMAX theatre is also a plus.

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Sevenoaks UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Almost too much to do Great fun for our five and seven year old Hundreds of interactive exhibits Feeding of the alligators particularly good Food options a little limited - there is a subway Parking behind the back of the museum

Thank cameron001
Hutto, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was such a treat for our children...from the 2 year old to the 8 year olds! The interactive science displays were so engaging and fun for even the adults. One of the BEST science museums ever.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Today I went to the Orlando Science Center with four kids - ages 8, 9, 12, and 13. You never know what you're getting with a science museum, especially when you're taking kids who are on the older end. Will they be bored? Will it be too babyish? My group had a GREAT time and were well-occupied for the better... More 

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Lake Mary, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I took my 5 year old Grandson and my 3 year old Granddaughter to the Science center. We had a great time there are 4 levels of all kinds of learning activities from the planets to dinosaurs. There is a dome shaped cinema where you can watch nature movies it is very beautiful. It is very busy in the summer.

Thank Mary L
Lake Mary, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Locals and visitors alike will enjoy the OSC! There is so much to do and it never gets old! Personally speaking, my husband and I have just as much fun as our 4 year old daughter! There are activities for even small children. We brought our daughter when she was 1 and there was plenty for her to do even... More 

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Apopka, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I went with a group of ladies to see this. It was to the Beatles music. Had a good time listening to all the music.

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

try to arrive early as it is summer and this is a reasonably priced adventure for young kids. It is very educational and also very much fun, The kids all loved it and so did the adults.

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