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Children's Science Explorium

300 S Military Trl, Sugar Sand Park, Boca Raton, FL 33486-4302
+1 561-347-3912
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Great Safe Places for the Kids

This is a gem for the kids. Not only are there outside activities but they also offer inside... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2018
David K
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Montreal, Canada
Got Kids, Head Here!; No kids, Head Here!

Great park, playground,interactive science exhibits, library and a variety of special activities... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2018
reelwise
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Boca Raton, Florida
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The Children's Science Explorium, located inside Sugar Sand Park Community Center, is a hands-on science center designed for children 5 - 12 years of age and their caregivers. We offer fascinating and interactive exhibits, programs and camps that bring the physical sciences to life. In addition to our permanent exhibit collection, the Explorium offers its visitors a variety of traveling exhibits each year. From rockets to molecules, the museum engages and teaches children about the fantastic world of science! (Please note: The outdoor Science Playground will be closed for renovations beginning June 15, 2015. Look for our new fully accessible, all abilities playground Spring 2016. The Tot Lot & Carousel will be open.
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300 S Military Trl, Sugar Sand Park, Boca Raton, FL 33486-4302
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+1 561-347-3912
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

This is a gem for the kids. Not only are there outside activities but they also offer inside entertaiment if the weather is bad. Your kids will love it. Enjoy

Thank David K
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

Great park, playground,interactive science exhibits, library and a variety of special activities entertain and educate children and adults alike. Easy parking. In the heart of Boca at Military off Palmetto.

Thank reelwise
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Reviewed January 1, 2018

My daughter grew up being taken to this park. I have so many memories and pictures of her playing here through the years. They have a multi tiered climbing structure, slides, swings, spray mister, and a bone pit to dig in. I was recently at...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2017

things to know; 1.) suggested donation is $5, in Dropbox but its tax payer subsidized, meaning don't feel guilty if you don't have the money and under privileged. 2.) the carousel aka merry go round is $1 per ride, paid via token, the token machines...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Very nice activities for kids. Science experiments. My child is 10 and he enjoyed a lot ! I even played with him. I do recommend.

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Reviewed September 27, 2017

This place was so entertaining when I last visited it. It was a great activity I did while babysitting an 9 year-old and a 6 year-old. It's hard to always keep them entertained at home so the Children's Science Explorium provided a whole room where...More

Thank Olivia L
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

The Children's Science Explorium is an amazing place. Its very cheap and has many hands on activities that everyone will enjoy. The staff are really polite and friendly. The explorium has a kid-friendly environment and is a great place to volunteer. Great way to learn...More

Thank zarablackbelt
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

With this explorium children can learn the way of science and how it affects the world. It is cheap, many adventures, and is easy to sign up.

Thank FELIPE M
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

I volunteer at this place and it's really fun and awesome. All the staff members are really gentle and polite. The science explorium is really safe for kids. It is also a summer camp and have kid-friendly environment. It is really good place for teens...More

Thank navicaa
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

This place is filled with hands on experiences. My children keep asking to go back every time we visit Florida. it is a great day of fun and learning. Easy exhibits that peek the curiosity and have you keep coming back!

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lindafarrohardy
May 30, 2016|
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Response from Sugar Sand P | Property representative |
Linda, I apologize that it took us so long to answer. Yes, our Children's Science Explorium was created for Elementary school-age children (ages 5-12). It is completely hands-on and immerses them in fun and education... More
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