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Science Center - CLOSED

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Great Family Fun

They change their exhibits regularly making it a place you can take the family again and again. The... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2015
Des Moines, Iowa
Glad they have moved to a larger space!

The flood of '08 destroyed the original but they have reopened in a new space on Council St. The... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2014
Sada M
Marion, Iowa
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible22%
Jun 24, 2015
“Great Family Fun”
Jun 29, 2014
“Fun educational entertainment for a few hours”
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5824 Council St NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5828
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Reviewed June 24, 2015

They change their exhibits regularly making it a place you can take the family again and again. The IMAX is always a good time, but be careful if you get motion sick as the motion of the movie can be a bit overwhelming!

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Kaylaswanderlust7
Reviewed June 29, 2014

My husband and I took my niece to the Science Center and spent a few hours visiting various science stations throughout the open room. My niece enjoyed the hands-on stations, and even I learned a few new things! For two adults and one kid, admission...More

Date of experience: March 2014
3  Thank jennelliott14
Reviewed April 15, 2014

Take the kids to a fun, exciting, hands on educational day, Even as an adult I am always fascinated about going to the Science Center just to see what else they have for us all to learn.

Date of experience: May 2013
3  Thank Diggerdoll
Reviewed April 7, 2014

The flood of '08 destroyed the original but they have reopened in a new space on Council St. The new space is a work in progress but fun for a rainy day!

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Sada M
Reviewed September 29, 2012

Why the heck is this even listed? TRIPADVISOR FAIL! (it was pretty cool when it was open). Flood of 2008 made it go bye-bye!!!

Date of experience: September 2012
6  Thank JonDoh
Reviewed January 30, 2012

What a waste of space and a representation of the lack of creativity in Cedar Rapids.

Date of experience: January 2012
1  Thank tpharkman
Reviewed July 13, 2009

The museum was affected by the flood of 2008 and is no longer open downtown. Sadly, the IMAX theater closed a few months prior to this because it cost too much. The museum has opened a small museum at Lindale Mall until they can find...More

3  Thank jbear8989
Reviewed April 27, 2008

This is by far the best IMAX ever. I love the dome shape. It's well worth it!

1  Thank travelgrl777
Reviewed March 13, 2008

I take my children every year ... there are always a rotating bunch of learning activities on 3 floors. After we've tried out all of the neat experiments and demonstrations, we visit the gift shop for some cool items. Then, we watch a neat movie...More

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