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Greensboro Science Center

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Science within reach

There is always something new to see. Small enough to be able to get close up to the exhibits... read more

Reviewed today
Greensboro, North Carolina
Awesome, especially for price!

I recently went with a friend and her 11 and 14yr old daughters. They are members and had been a... read more

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Experience the wonders of an aquarium, zoo, science museum, and 3D theater all in one attraction! See sharks, penguins, otters, stingrays, a fishing cat and other amazing animals from around the world in the NEW Carolina SciQuarium. Get eye-to-eye...more
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4301 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27455-1899
+1 336-288-3769
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Reviewed today

There is always something new to see. Small enough to be able to get close up to the exhibits. Convenient parking, good value for the money. They are always improving and expanding.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank carsonrinc99
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I recently went with a friend and her 11 and 14yr old daughters. They are members and had been a number of times before. While I had been told how much they all liked the Science center, I was still amazed. They have good dinosaur...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Seth326
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have a zoo membership so we get half off admission to the science center! Its right down the road and super fun! The animals are very well taken care of and the whole grounds stay pretty clean especially since its full most of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Alidia C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I took my nephew here for a fun thing to do on a rainy day! Well I thought we would be done in a hour and it was a little pricey..but when we finished 4 hours later it was worth every penny. We had a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sightsee0817
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our grandson's school went to the Greensboro Science Center. I got the opportunity to be with a group of boys. We went and saw everything we could. They had so much fun and so did I. There is so much to do and see. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank R4030GHcindys
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a lot of fun here. There's many things to see. I enjoyed learning a lot of science here. I almost feel like a little kid again, because I love science.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Caleb J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place. They have a lot of things to see that will appeal to almost anyone. They have a lot of hands on activities for the kids as well. The admission prices are reasonable and the staff is helpful. The food court and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MattR3307
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the center with out of town visitors that included 3 teenagers. Everyone was thoroughly entertained. The center has both high tech and low tech exhibits and animals. Everyone really enjoyed it. Easy parking, friendly staff, and reasonable priced.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JLowry3402
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this amazing Science Center with my 7 y.o. son. We really liked this place. Although it's not that big as other Science centers we visited, this one had something special. You can touch stingray, and observe snakes, feed farm animals and many other....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Makho S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful exhibits, great learning process for children; excellent staff, easy location, good parking, clean, staff friendly and helpful

Date of experience: December 2017
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Omar M
November 21, 2018|
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Response from Stingaroo | Reviewed this property |
I have seen people with food and drinks. I carried around a beverage and crackers and brought peanut butter sandwiches for grandson. They also have a place you can grab a bite to eat there (kinda pricey though).
Omar M
November 21, 2018|
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Response from Stingaroo | Reviewed this property |
I would say a few hours....inside museum an hour or two (penguin exhibit, shark etc. kids will want to take their time lol) outside they have animals...kinda like a zoo (depending on weather, if cold animals will not be... More
Geraline H
May 17, 2018|
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Response from PaulK921 | Reviewed this property |
I think you have to ask the GSC that question.