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Fort Worth Museum of Science & History

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Kids loved it

Came here with our kids on the last Saturday before school started back. The kids loved it... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Grandview, Texas
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Fun little museum for all ages

This was a great unexpected stop on our trip, and had activities to keep all the wee ones busy... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
Dallas, Texas
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Entertaining, interactive exhibits to inspire appreciation for science and history in visitors of all ages.
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1600 Gendy St, Fort Worth, TX 76107-4062
+1 817-255-9300
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

I love to go here as they have so many things to choose from. Of course they have the museum. They have the Omni Theater that offers a surround sound experience that you will never forget as it allows you to feel like you are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dolores A
Reviewed September 4, 2018

The museum in nice and clean. There was a lot of space to move around even with groups of kids from school visiting at the same time. I visited with my 3 year old who loved the dino dig and the play area that has...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Came here with our kids on the last Saturday before school started back. The kids loved it. Plenty of interactive stuff for them to do both inside and outside. They really loved the Grossology exhibit. If you get grossed out easy though that might not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank cornuttc
Reviewed August 24, 2018

This was a great unexpected stop on our trip, and had activities to keep all the wee ones busy. Some areas were definitely made for older kids (parents) due to more reading and less activity, and others were a great place for kids to show...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We had originally planned on going to the zoo while in town, but it was pissing down pretty good when we got done with breakfast. So we decided to do some inside activities and this is what we chose to do in the afternoon portion....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BarryHill1986
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

This museum has so much potential and hits on some things but sadly really really misses on others. The good things first. The dinosaur exhibits are fun and interactive and my kids and I love them. They just need MORE!!! Dinosaurs put butts in seats...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hornedfrog69
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

I took my nephew's to this cool interactive museum. They had lots of fun and there's even a little place for them to be little archeologist which they thought was really cool. They have a lot of hands on activities to keep your little ones...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 620kaylas
Reviewed July 23, 2018

This is a phenomenal museum, especially for the pre-K kids. And except for the Barnet Shale exhibit, it is in great condition. The time travel ride is really exciting but it exits into this exhibit area which is a poorly maintained disappointment. Few of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Martha D
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Took 3 grandsons of varying ages & they all had a great time. So much to do. Of course they loved the grossology exhibit. The dinasaur section was great. The kids could color different dinosaurs, scan them in & they would fly/walk across this moving...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 568debih
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to science museums in Portland OR, Shreveport LA, Orange CA, and Los Alamos NM. This was by FAR the best!!! Total package for the 2 of us with IMAX, Planetarium, and museum was $45.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Brian H
February 17, 2018|
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Response from wendyquest | Reviewed this property |
Howdy, I think it depends on the ages. For us, 2-3 hours seems plenty. If you've got really young kids, they will never want to leave the children's play area or the gift shop. Older kids/teens will get bored pretty... More