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Greensboro Science Center

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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SO FUN !

Took my 5 year old grandson and we had an absolute ball !!! he loved everything about it, except... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rhonda F
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Greensboro, North Carolina
Lovely visit

We really enjoyed our visit to the science center. It has quite a variety of things to see... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
bayoffundy
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Saint John, Canada
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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
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Took my 5 year old grandson and we had an absolute ball !!! he loved everything about it, except touching the sting rays... he said that was gross ! We didn't even make it to the outside zoo... So much to do and see !

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rhonda F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to the science center. It has quite a variety of things to see - aquarium, zoo, farm, movie, play area... kept us busy for half the day and could have spent longer if we weren't starving (has a small cafe...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bayoffundy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went with a 6 and 12 year old and were thoroughly impressed. The center has something for everyone. We loved the aquarium with it's touch screens for getting more info about everything. Watched a free film in the dome and went out to the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank cakandrea
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family spent the day here enjoying Skywild, zoo, aquarium for most of the day. There is something fort all ages.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank csfosn
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had no expectations going in to this museum. I have never heard of it and we hadn't planned the trip it was literally an off the cuff let's see what it is thing. OMGosh it was so great. This was myself, my husband, 2...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank harveyj22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A friend and I visited here and we were both impressed. There's plenty to see. The exhibits are nice and well thought out. The animals outside are fun to watch. There's a nice gift shop to purchase a memento. You can even grab a bite...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ItsaB1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Greensboro science Center and the new aquarium are a must! And not just for kids - adults will totally enjoy touring and the experience. It’s a great way to spend the afternoon. Love the otters and penguins

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GoneWiththeWind-NC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

if you love animals it’s a great place to go to see different kinds of animals, good for the family. everything was clean and the animals seems to be healthy.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Guakare
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The GSO Science Center is an awesome place, especially for children under 10. The aquarium is interesting to all ages as are some of the exhibits. They do have very entertaining live shows and also a theatre for laser shows. On nice days, the zoo...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marymW6585KC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My children always have a good education fun experience at science center! We go at least 3 times a year!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Omar M
22 November 2018|
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Response from SouthernBred59 | Reviewed this property |
There is a picnic area outside by the lake. Take a picnic and enjoy!
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Omar M
22 November 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
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Geraline H
18 May 2018|
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Response from PaulK921 | Reviewed this property |
I think you have to ask the GSC that question.
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