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MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Several hours of fun for all ages

We took our 5 year old grandson and 7 year old granddaughter, thinking we'd spend an hour or so... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Gary G
Irvine, California
Fun for all ages

4 adults and 2 toddlers 3yos. Everyone of us had a blast and found so many interesting things for... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Cue C
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MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation, is a one-of-a-kind museum for all ages designed to ignite learning through interactive experiences in science and creativity. The museum's three floors are filled with 17,000 square feet of hands-on...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
125 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3529
+1 805-770-5000
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

We took our 5 year old grandson and 7 year old granddaughter, thinking we'd spend an hour or so. After 3 hours we could have stayed longer except everyone was hungry! Fabulous hands on activities. Interactive exhibits, good for both adults and all ages. We'd...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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JacquelineG2239, Marketing + Communication Coordinator at MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

HI Gary, So glad to hear you and your family enjoyed your visit to MOXI and had a chance to make something in the Innovation Workshop. We hope to see you here again soon!

Reviewed 2 October 2018

4 adults and 2 toddlers 3yos. Everyone of us had a blast and found so many interesting things for all ages! Would recommend for anyone especially anyone with kids. Easy fun exhausting day for all!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cue C
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Right next to Indigo Hotel and across tracks from Amtrak Santa Barbara Station. Small .museum packed with hands on type exhibits and worth an hour or so of your time.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

So much to do here, we were there for hours with our kids (ages 7, 11, 13)! Inventive, interactive exhibits, lots of fun and learning to be had.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We went to the MOXI today with our 13 year-old daughter who had the best time there-just as we did! The museum is filled with many different interactive attractions which are amazing and fun for all ages. Great view from the roof top to boot.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

I had read the reviews online which suggested getting tix ahead of time so I used my iPhone and tried to do that. Zero. I spent 20 minutes frustrated and could not get the system to take my cc expiration date. When we arrived at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank travelgirl93463
Reviewed 15 August 2018

and rediscover science. Fun science. Lots of creative hands-on experiential stuff, some of it mindblowing. Be prepared to interact to get the "wow". Lots of cool exhibits.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Donna L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Be prepared to be here for at least a couple of hours. There are so many amazing interactive exhibits, you and your kids wont want to leave. Be sure to go up to the roof and enjoy much ore than just the view. Close to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ann K
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This was our first time at Moxi. My son is 8 and he had a blast! We took the train from LA and the stop in Santa Barbara was literally right across the street from the museum for major convenience points!! He loved the car...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank francesschulthies
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We stopped by for a few hours one morning and we enjoyed it. The exhibits were nicely done and the staff was friendly.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Response from JacquelineG2239 | Property representative |
Hello Stlouda, Thank you for your interest in working at MOXI! We post all job openings on the careers page on our website. We are also currently hiring summer volunteers, more info on volunteering at MOXI is available... More