Miami Science Museum, Miami, Florida
3280 S Miami Ave, Miami, Florida 33129| Map |
The Miami Science Museum contains the Space-Transit Planetarium, Weintraub Observatory and a wildlife center. It has multiple exhibits on the life and physical sciences.
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Address: 3280 S Miami Ave, Miami, Florida 33129| Map
Hours: Mon-Sun 10 am - 6 pm. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. More Info
Price: Adults (13-61): $14.95; Children (3-12): $10.95; Children under 3: Free; Seniors (62+) & Students: $10.95 More Info
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
- Visited: 2012-12-01
- Submitted: 2013-04-25 12:58:41.0
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Big Kids (6-8)
KEEPS THE KIDS BUSYFlag review
PLEASANT, CLEAN, FRIENDLY STAFF, THEY HAVE AN OUTSIDE AREA FOR PLAY AND MANY ACTIVITIES FOR THE KIDS
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DONT FORGET THE SUNSCREEN!
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Not worth the money charged. Don't get me wrong, it's a nice science museum but you easily run out of things to do. The planetarium is nice and comes with a nice story to go along with learning about the stars. There's a health section that I would say pertains to the adul...
My daughter was clear. She wanted a birthday party at the Museum of Science. While this Miami landmark is sentimental to me, a native who visited as a child, my six year old loves it just as much. It's familiar, friendly and accessible. The staff is super helpful and friendly and we purchased a birthday party package right off their menu. It was great. Everything was taken care of, I just had to show up and order pizza. The Miami Science Museum took care of the decorations, room set up and clearing (whew, that alone is worth it), and entertained 20 kids for a few hours. It was awesome, for the six year old, and her working mom. The Miami Science Museum did such a great job, we bought a membership and have be...
So maybe it's my inner nerd/5 year old, but I can't help but to love the science museum. Yes, Miami's is a bit older and they do need the revamp that they'll soon be getting (pictures of the new plan look fantastic). The displays are kind of worn and cheap, the interior a bit small, and other cities do have better options. However, with all kind of different exhibits, it manages to make learning fun! Playing a skee-ball like game, feeling like you're a human top (not sure what the exhibits teach though), you can have a good time even if it isn't the snazziest of museums. While most of the exhibits are geared towards children, there are some things the adults will enjoy too. Personally, I really l...
Okay. So, I AM from MN which has an amazing science museum, so I shouldn't complain too much, but man, I was really disappointed. The place is really small. It's one level with maybe two/three galleries. We did get into their heart healthy exhibit a bit. There was a planetarium, BUT the shows...