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Kentucky Science Center

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
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Family fall break trip.

We had fun here but the price is a little costly. We enjoyed the 3D movies the most of all... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
Upland, Indiana
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Trip to Ky

It was a great place and much larger then we thought it would be. Everyone was very nice there... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nineveh, Indiana
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“imax theater”(11 reviews)
Explore 3 floors of exhibit experiences offering interactive science fun for the whole family! Plus, enjoy amazing movies in our NEW 4-story digital theater.
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727 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2681
Central Business District
+1 800-591-2203
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a great place and much larger then we thought it would be. Everyone was very nice there. There was lots of school groups. The movie that we watched was about the Galapagos and it was nice. My Mom gets bored if I make...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SirAlex0014
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been here many times in many forms; field trips, birthday parties, "killing an hour" after school on a rainy day, and day camps for elementary school-age kids - and every time is an absolute JOY! The way it is set up allows for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ErinKentucky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place will keep your children playing for hours. It is also a great learning experience for adults and children. They have a great IMAX theater also. There are so many things for the children to do with some exhibitions that teach you about how...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For sure go after 5:00 because it’s $5. If you have kids under 7, great place. Some exhibits were broken and needed fixed. If I would have paid full admission, I would have been really upset.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Weekend20854
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

We had fun here but the price is a little costly. We enjoyed the 3D movies the most of all exhibits. Much better for younger children.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jacobt444
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Took my 7 year old son there and spent 3 hours. So many hands on activities and wonderful facts to learn. There was plenty to keep us busy and could have spent more time but we had to go. Great prices, easy parking and located...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

This museum is an interesting place to visit and a great place to take kids or grandkids. The kids love all the interactive things to do. It is great for toddlers to teenagers, and adults, there is something fun and interesting for everyone!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cathy T
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

We were in Louisville for a week for my husband’s work. The science center was a block from our hotel and I ended up getting a family pass. My children age 5&7 were extremely motivated to finish their formal school in the morning so they...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Connector17371890994
Reviewed November 29, 2018

We took our 4 "bouncey" grandchildren ages 6-10 for a 1/2 day, but we only saw the 1st & 2nd floors b/c there was so much to do & try & build & see. It had been yrs. since I had been here & the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank I2096XKsusand
Reviewed October 15, 2018

We took our 11yr old daughter and 5yr old son. I'd say our 5yr old loved it more than his sister. But she still had fun. Lots of different activities and all hands on pretty much. Upstairs on the top level were some more informational...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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August 13, 2017|
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Response from psb618 | Reviewed this property |
Hmmm, there is an area on the second floor I think would interest 13-year-old boys: you can measure how high you jump and how long you jump. They also have some science models about earthquakes, etc. An area above that... More