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Museum Of Discovery

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Enjoyable Fun for Familes

We’ve been to several similar museums in different places. This one has some good hands on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cut Off, Louisiana
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We dragged kids here to avoid too much exploring around in freezing conditions. What a find! The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve been to several similar museums in different places. This one has some good hands on activities but isn’t as large as some other similar facilities. We spent about 3 hours and that seemed like plenty of time for our kids to do all they...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Shackleton87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dragged kids here to avoid too much exploring around in freezing conditions. What a find! The kids were engaged from the moment we walked in. Great explanations beside exhibits pitched at just the right level. In the end we had to drag kids out...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

Granddaughter had a fantastic time spent about 3.5 hours there and she was ready go. People were having b-day parties so it's good for that.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Anthony Z
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

I've been to several of the Science After Dark events at the museum. It's adults only and a good time! My favorite was the Harry Potter one. There's always pizza by the slice and beer by the glass for sale. You can buy tickets online...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Doxlace
Reviewed January 9, 2019

I maintain a membership with this museum for several years. My son who is now 7 has alwasy enjoyed visiting the museum both for annual events and for spare time. The museum is contantly changing exhibit types. The themes are always colorful and engaging. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 1, 2019

I wasn't sure if a 16 year old would enjoy this, but we really had fun. Lots of really great hands on things to do, well laid out and educational. The tape tunnels were awesome.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kagardner
Reviewed December 17, 2018

We had my daughter's birthday party here and could not have been happier! We had a party helper (there may have been 2?) who took care of everything for us. Kids loved running around/playing downstairs then someone came in to do Frozen experiments (there are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WBJM2009
Reviewed December 7, 2018

Been coming here since I was a kid, now I bring my little cousins. They've got a lot of interactive stuff for both kids and adults to have fun with. Adult nights once a month or so as well. Fun and affordable, great way to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank fenderbrender
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

We visited over Thanksgiving weekend. 5 adults, three teenagers and three younger children, including a 4-year old. We stayed about 2 hours and there was something for everyone. GREAT for introducing kids to STEM or nurturing the interest if it’s already there. FUN physical activities...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank World_Traveler_Food
Reviewed November 27, 2018

It will take you a while to go through. There is so much to do for kids and adults. We left before we could get to everything.

Date of experience: November 2018
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July 26, 2018|
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Response from 980carlyg | Reviewed this property |
It’s within a quick walking distance, I’d say it was about a five minute walk with a stroller.
May 19, 2018|
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Response from LeeAnn M | Reviewed this property |
I think they would enjoy it.
March 11, 2017|
Response from Museum o | Property representative |
Definitely! Couples especially love our adult night called Science After Dark. It's held the last Thursday of the month from 6-9 p.m.