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Science & Discovery Center of Northwest Florida

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308 Airport Rd, Panama City, FL 32405-4610
+1 850-769-6128
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Disappointing

My wife said it best, sad and creepy. Outdated and inoperable exhibits, inaccurate displays, and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
medicbsn
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Atlanta, Georgia
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For Kids, Exhibits Need Repairs, Educational Resources.

We took my nephew here while visiting Panama City. He really enjoyed it. We did notice that many... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2017
WebLori
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Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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  • Average23%
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Sep 17, 2017
“For Kids, Exhibits Need Repairs, Educational Resources.”
2 weeks ago
“Disappointing”
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308 Airport Rd, Panama City, FL 32405-4610
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife said it best, sad and creepy. Outdated and inoperable exhibits, inaccurate displays, and in bad need of updating.

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Reviewed September 17, 2017

We took my nephew here while visiting Panama City. He really enjoyed it. We did notice that many of the exhibits did not appear to be working, or plugged in. There are several good educational resources here. Staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. It would...More

2  Thank WebLori
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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

VERY old & worn out. Sadly, half the exhibits were missing parts or broken. Not much to do, despite several "areas". Needs a complete overhaul to attract more families of different ages.

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Reviewed June 9, 2017

This "museum" is just dirty, outdated, and chincy. Many exhibits are old, broken and outdated. This place needs major updating, funding, and renovation and perhaps new administration/staff that are enthusiastic and willing to improve and take care of the place. Save your time and money...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

Used ASCT to get in for free! Lots of fun activities for kids, indoors and outdoors. Staff was mostly friendly, and the restrooms clean. The nature walk was pretty neat, but there was lots of litter throughout. The snakes and lizards were cool. The buildings...More

2  Thank Fummins F
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Reviewed November 19, 2016

My grandson celebrated his seventh birthday at the center. What fun! There is plenty of room for children to run around and explore the exhibits, much of which is hands on. The parents all remarked they had no idea this was in Panama City and...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic time here with a 6yo and 3yo -- we spent almost 3 hours at the museum during our visit to Panama City. Admission is reasonable, and the exhibits are diverse. If you can, come for the live reptile demo on Thursdays...More

1  Thank DellVille
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Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Took our 3 and 5 year old here because needed something to do and there was a groupon-4 ppl for 13 bucks. A lot of stuff was broken or missing you pieces. The nature walk had a part closed off too. A lot needs to...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2016

We walked here from hotel, and it was cute. There was plenty for the kids to do, and the price was right.

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Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

85% of exhibits are broken. Staff in museum uncaring, message to the guy feeding the snakes sorry to bother you next time we will go elsewhere. My son was looking at him feed the snakes he stopped left and slam the door??? Very dirty and...More

4  Thank Smp98
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