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Museum of Science and History

Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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On the way to Orlando and stopped to see cousins

My 5 year old grandson enjoyed seeing the walk through exhibits of early life in Jacksonville. My... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Covington, Georgia
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Always fun and educational

I've been going to MOSH since I was a small child and have always loved it. I took my nieces... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Sarasota, Florida
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1025 Museum Cir, Jacksonville, FL 32207-9006
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place cool if you have little kids but not really for teenaged kids or adults the history section was pretty cool and the only reason I give it 3 stars. Really could use a concession stand though. I would not ever return for a...More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my grandkids to the Museum of Science and History and there was so much to do we actually ran out of time. There were many displays to view and much for the kids and I to interact with. Start early so you don't...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My 5 year old grandson enjoyed seeing the walk through exhibits of early life in Jacksonville. My 1 year old granddaughter enjoyed too much too stand still to take pictures

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We brought our 7 year old granddaughter. She was highly stimulated with all of the interaction going on with the exhibits. The laser show was awesome!

Thank ramjmj
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I've been going to MOSH since I was a small child and have always loved it. I took my nieces recently for two special exhibits: megalodon a year or two ago and National Geographic Explorers this month. Explorers has interesting activities and exhibits for kids...More

Thank lizardtiff
Reviewed 11 June 2018

I had to baby sit the grand babies this weekend age ranged from 13 to 7. So I took them to the museum of science and history. we ended up having a great time it kept all ages happy and entertained. We were near the...More

Thank Mildred A
Reviewed 11 June 2018

We love Science museums, but this one was mostly videos. It was also on the small side. It did have a great planetarium, and it had a really cute kids indoor play area on the ground floor.

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 8 June 2018

We really enjoyed this museum. It has 3 floors of permanent exhibits and 1 floor with changing exhibits. Be sure to check their website for their special events. The exhibits were very well done and interesting. The problems began in the roman exhibit (the parents...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Took my wife and grand child to see this museum only to find it was partially closed due to changing installations. I seem to remember more interactive displays a few years back...even on the 2 floors that were open. Maybe a little more interesting the...More

1  Thank angryduppie
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This museum may be small, but their learning lab is a wonderful brain teaser for kids and adults. Their live animal section is also exciting as I have never seen so much activity in snakes and turtles while they are in such confinement. One whole...More

Thank Tabitha M
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1 February 2017|
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Response from Ed M | Reviewed this property |
I think there is stuff there for all ages. There are s few interactive exhibits that the older ones will enjoy. If you bring s baglunch, you can eat right at friendship fountain and the view is spectacular. I remember... More
20 April 2016|
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Response from mahadevarise | Reviewed this property |
My husband and I paid $10 each. I don't know the cost for children.