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BIG Little Science Centre

655 Holt St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2B 5G2, Canada
+1 250-554-2572
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Worth the stop!

This place needs to advertise more! I was surprised to hear Kamloops even had a science centre. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jason H
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Kelowna, Canada
WOW the Kids will love it.

The kids will love it and so shall Mom and Dad. A lot of hands on experiments and some awesome... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Dan K
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Kelowna, Canada
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lots of fun” (3 reviews)
“any age” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
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655 Holt St, Kamloops, British Columbia V2B 5G2, Canada
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+1 250-554-2572
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place needs to advertise more! I was surprised to hear Kamloops even had a science centre. We only heard about this place through word of mouth. Seems like an odd location in the middle of a residential area, but the building is a re-purposed...More

Thank Jason H
Gord S, Executive Director at BIG Little Science Centre, responded to this review

Thanks Jason Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again Yes, other science centre memberships under the Canadian Association of Science Centres (CASC) Reciprocal Agreement receive free entry into our Centre.

Reviewed 2 January 2017

The kids will love it and so shall Mom and Dad. A lot of hands on experiments and some awesome teaching sessions. It compares to what you find at Science World Vancouver but with a more personal touch.

1  Thank Dan K
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The displays are a bit out dated and the place isn't big, but for the price it is more than fair. My grand kids always enjoy going and trying all the hands on displays. There isn't a lot of educational type things to do with...More

Thank Trione01
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Kids young and old will enjoy the Big science centre. The number of things to explore is amazing and the staff there are very helpful. The best part is it's hands on!

2  Thank 208theresad
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on our way out of Kamloops with our 2 young kids. We were warmly welcomed by the staff members whom clearly love what they do. My son loved 'Duke' the bearded dragon and learned so much about them. Seeing as how our...More

1  Thank Lyric21
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great family time! Lots of fun learning! Great for the whole family! Staff are friendly and fun! Special shows done on Saturdays are great as well! Don't miss it

1  Thank Monique A
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place for interaction and hands on. Our kids as well as us parents enjoyed trying different experiments. Staff is around to answer any questions

1  Thank Peter P
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I was so impressed with how many exhibits/experiments/activities there are! The magnetism show was wonderful, exciting and educational. My daughter didn't want to leave. We will be back!

Thank erinf31
Reviewed 5 June 2016

This is a lovely place that you will enjoy with or without children. There are of a lot of interesting exhibits and really neat hands on experiences to have. Many things I remember from my childhood science classes. My kids love all the difference areas...More

Thank covinhasparadias
Reviewed 9 May 2016

It is a bit tricky to get there, but worth the effort. It is located inside of a public school, a bit small, but fun. My little one enjoyed all the activities.

Thank ConwenChang
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