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Step inside an amazing world of science and spend a day at Discovery Place Science, one of Charlotte's most popular attractions. Featuring hands-on fun for everyone, guests can walk the rainforest, enjoy jaw-dropping experiments or wonder at the...more
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We took yearly membership for both nature and science for a year. We have yet to visit nature one.
Science center is a nice little place for kids. It’s smaller than some of the other I visited and can be covered in 2-3 hours. Some...More
Every time we have young relatives visiting, we make a trip to Discovery Place. There are always fascinating new exhibits, and there is something appropriate for any age group. It is also the only place in town with an Imax DomeTheater; the films there provide...More
Our middle schooler and friends had a great time at DP. Their top 3 per them: running like a hamster in the wheel, learning about all of the aquarium fish, building with the blocks. Really cool science center!
We were there on a holiday Thursday and the museum was packed. Most of the exhibits were mechanical in nature and cleverly done. Didn't hear any lectures but we found the bug house exhibit from New Zealand worth the price of admission. The docent there...More
A place the whole family can enjoy young and old alike. I suggest you spend at least 3-4 hours here. Your kids will love it, probably at least 4 and up. Lots of activities to do. Watch an IMAX movie which I recommend. There is...More
If you have children, you must plan a visit. There is so much to do and if you are anything like me, there is so much for you to do too. If you are on the fence, let’s settle it now, plan a visit. :)...More
Fun place to spend the afternoon. Lots of hands on activities for kids and adults. Not to expensive. Small aquarium section and rainforest with opportunities to touch stuff. Separate Play area for small children. We didn’t eat there but they have a food court. IMAX...More
Went here yesterday and when we paid for our tickets we were told there were about 500 people in groups inside. It didn’t even seem like it - for a holiday week (thanksgiving week) it was reasonably empty. The place is great! Staff friendly and...More