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Orlando Science Center

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Great time with my grandsons!

Even though we had all been there before, we had a good time. I was visiting from my home in NJ... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol E
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Moorestown, New Jersey
Amazing day for kids

Our 6, 4 and 2 year olds love this place. There is always way more for them to do there than we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark T
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Orlando, Florida
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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...more
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777 E Princeton St, Orlando, FL 32803-1291
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of the staff is very nice, but I have run into a staff member by the kids climbing area that was beyond rude, yelling out that kids are not to run!!! Well, first of all, aside from being rude and bossy, it's a given...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though we had all been there before, we had a good time. I was visiting from my home in NJ. My two grandsons (ages 6 & 3) live just outside of Orlando, Because they are members, admission was free. We all had an awesome...More

Thank Carol E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If have never been to a science museum I suppose it is ok (for young kids) however if you have been to many (Canberra -Aus, Taiwan, Amsterdam, Sydney-Aus Powerhouse science museum etc ) then a visit to this museum will be a great disappointment. The...More

1  Thank ricwolt
Jennine M, Public Relations Manager at Orlando Science Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Ricwolt, We're sorry your visit wasn't up to your expectations. During the week, we typically have less visitors and the museum is quite busy during holidays and on the weekends. Regarding the incorrect information on the website, can you please let us know what...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 6, 4 and 2 year olds love this place. There is always way more for them to do there than we have time for. An annual pass is excellent value for money and gains you access to other science centers across the country.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not as big as some larger cities. But there is plenty to do for an afternoon and there is always a special exhibit that changes often.

Thank Nanette G
Reviewed September 4, 2018

My husband and I went with no kids and still spent 3 hours there. Ate lunch at Subway inside the Museum which was great. We did not view any of the shows or do the interactive activities provided but we had a blast just browsing....More

1  Thank Anita W
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Worth the 30 min drive from Disney area to visit. Kids are 12 and 10 and loved it here! Lots of great exhibits - especially loved the heroes section and the alligators.

Thank Reviewsbymom
Reviewed August 29, 2018

The Science cent er is a great place to spend an afternoon learning about science with the kids. My daughter and I really enjoyed it.

Thank bturn1979
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

A wonderful way to spend the day. From the brightly de orated walkway leading from the parking lot to the view of the Orlsnfo skyline through the telescopes atop the roof, your time there will delight the senses. Even the lunchroom is a pleasant surprise....More

Thank CFLvisitor
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time today at the homeschool open house! Thank you to all the wonderful staff that put together such a great experience for the kids. Highly recommend this activity for locals, or anyone visiting!

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Jen C
August 4, 2018|
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Response from dupuica | Reviewed this property |
Not in my mind. Plenty to see and do but would have to do the things with them. Obviously each person had different thoughts. My kids were to young To do certain things.
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Keysha M
March 4, 2018|
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Response from Jennine M | Property representative |
In addition to Subway on the first floor, we are opening a coffee shop inside of the Science Center later this month. The coffee shop will serve drinks and healthy snacks.
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Beth H
December 28, 2017|
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Response from Jennine M | Property representative |
Hi Beth. Monday and Tuesday typically have the lowest field trip attendance. You can call us before your visit and we will provide an estimate of the attendance since most groups book far in advance.
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