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Tommy Bartlett Exploratory

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Address: 560 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-8444
Phone Number: 608-254-2525
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Visitors can journey through the original Russian MIR space station, as...

Visitors can journey through the original Russian MIR space station, as well as other exhibits.

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There's a lot to see here but some of it seemed repetitive. Both adults and kids will find things that they enjoy interacting with. It didn't seem very clean to me. Everything was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
chaskalady
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Chaska, Minnesota
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Chaska, Minnesota
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There's a lot to see here but some of it seemed repetitive. Both adults and kids will find things that they enjoy interacting with. It didn't seem very clean to me. Everything was quite old and felt a little grimmey from all the people handling it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

To be honest I did not pay for this so I am not sure what the cost was. This place is very large and it is a great way to spend a rainy day. We enjoyed the exhibits and had fun with the hands on stations.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best to go when rainy... it is what you make it. stop at each attraction and read to learn / do each one. be patient. dont expect a lot of entertainment without using your own thumbs. get over the age of things - there are a lot of light and perspective experiment type stations for kids and adults to play... More 

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Thank HeywoodYaTrip
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time here. Kids are 6, and 7 I would say that they had a great time although I would not recommend it for very much younger they may become bored. Lots of hands on things to do.....using your brain to solve puzzles and such. I would recommend going early the first room became full fast and claustrophobic. We... More 

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Thank Live D
White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first time you come here you will be amazed, every room is unique, you never know what the next room will bring you. This was an awesome experince with my family. I only give them three stars, because depends on if you travel in the winter, they don't have the cool attractions open, it makes it boring for the... More 

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Thank janaelamarie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had such an amazing time with all of the hands on interactive exhibits. Being two adults we still enjoyed ourselves. All of the exhibits were functioning and were very interesting. Kids will love this, adults the same. I also find it reasonable for the price compared to other attractions here in the Dells.

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Thank Mercedes L
Davenport, Iowa
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a a great activity to do with the whole family we have 4 children ages 8-15. it is fun for all ages there is a lot to explore there must do if you love science

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Thank kmn2251
Superior, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our children loved the exploratory,I would do this again when we go back to the dells.take your time and enjoy.

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Thank Earl M
wisconsin
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74 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We received complimentary tickets with our stay at Kalahari. We arrived at 7:20 for the 8:30 show and were seated in the general admission to the side of the main stage in about the 4th row. The seats were perfect for the Water portion of the show which was the first hour. We loved the waterski show and felt it... More 

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Cavalier, North Dakota
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The attractions were fun and kids and adults in our group enjoyed them, staff is friendly. Shadow room and bike ride, were favorites. Moderate price compared to other attractions. Took us an hour or more!

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