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Akron Fossils & Science Center

2080 S Cleveland Massillon Rd, Copley, OH 44321-1917
+1 330-665-3466
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Well worth the time

The kids had a wonderful time learning about fossils and dinosaurs. Love the interaction with the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
421briank
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Barberton, Ohio
via mobile
We Had A Good Time!

So a lot of people gave this place a bad review because of what they personally believe. That... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
iparker5611
,
Doylestown, Ohio
via mobile
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good12%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible44%
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“live animals” (3 reviews)
“real fossils” (2 reviews)
“self guided” (2 reviews)
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2080 S Cleveland Massillon Rd, Copley, OH 44321-1917
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+1 330-665-3466
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The kids had a wonderful time learning about fossils and dinosaurs. Love the interaction with the small animals and learning about what they eat. We got to made replicas of fossils and take home. Now for the outside adventure and zip line. With special needs...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

So a lot of people gave this place a bad review because of what they personally believe. That bothers me because this isn’t a place for you to do that. Just leave a review about the staff & the facility itself. So here we go!...More

1  Thank iparker5611
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

We visited with our two 13 year olds while on vacation in OH in July. Originally the plan was to go to Cleveland to the science museum, but we had a long drive scheduled the next day and wanted something closer and similar. Found Akron...More

2  Thank N H
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Everyone has an opinion on how the earth was created. I doubt everyone believes 100% of what evolutionist say. I doubt every Christian believes 100% of what Intelectual Design says. But if you do believe in God, I would think Science and Religion at some...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

A place children will like. Not a large place but has interesting fact and activities. Visit the website to learn more.

Thank Brandy Q
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Reviewed 12 May 2016

We have always enjoyed this museum. It looks small from the outside but has a whole lot to offer on the inside. They do a great job of showing the creation verses evolution argument. We have gone to many of the small evening events where...More

1  Thank Jim S
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Reviewed 7 April 2015

Of course most people that write negative reviews on this are evolutionists or just don't want to acknowledge that there is a God. A God, that one day, they will bow before and confess He is LORD. The evidence is so clear. It takes more...More

4  Thank basketballchick
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Reviewed 5 April 2015

I love fossils and if you love fossils you don't want to go here. This place is a joke. It's sole purpose is to gently , at first, introduce the 5000 year theory and then hit you over the head with it. They have a...More

4  Thank Brian C
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Reviewed 8 November 2014

If you like your science non-scientific, this is the place for you. They feature creationism and intelligent design as an alternative to science, as generally accepted and taught in schools.

5  Thank Penstar
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Reviewed 26 October 2014

If you want the kids taught creationism, just take them to Sunday school. At least they are honest about the ulterior motove there. This place has nothing to do with science; False advertising.

4  Thank JP K
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