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IMAG History & Science Center

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2000 Cranford Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33916-4006
+1 239-243-0043
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Touch live sea life, engineer a creation, run through a rainstorm! Your admission package to IMAG provides hours of fun and entertainment for the entire family. Offering over 60 interactive exhibits, there is fun for the entire family to explore science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), and the history of Southwest Florida. You will enjoy touching live marine animals in our Sea to See Touch Tanks; a 3,200-gallon aquarium displaying a variety of fish, including sharks; our Living Lab with turtles, a ball python, frogs, a bearded dragon, prairie dogs and more; daily LIVE! Animal Encounters; the opportunity to become a TV weather forecaster in our mini-studio; a walk through Southwest Florida in our Hall of History; a 3-D movie, and so much more! A visit to IMAG nurtures intellectual curiosity, discovery, and innovation.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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2000 Cranford Ave, Fort Myers, FL 33916-4006
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"touch tank"
in 26 reviews
"rainy day"
in 36 reviews
"children's museum"
in 9 reviews
"feed the stingrays"
in 9 reviews
"hands on activities"
in 11 reviews
"water table"
in 5 reviews
"outdoor exhibits"
in 5 reviews
"live animals"
in 8 reviews
"animal show"
in 11 reviews
"train car"
in 13 reviews
"small museum"
in 12 reviews
"great for kids"
in 13 reviews
"older kids"
in 7 reviews
"local history"
in 6 reviews
"great museum"
in 7 reviews
"all ages"
in 18 reviews
"year olds"
in 6 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wouldn't recommend this place for kids over the age of 10. I think they would be bored. Overall, the facility seems a little in need of a reno. Wasn't the cleanest of places either considering the number of kids roaming around like the little...More

Thank stev01978
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Recently visited Fort Myers during a cold snap and needed a place to take a 14 month old to. IMAG Science Center was perfect, it's a smaller facility so it's not too overwhelming and there is plenty of hands on activities for young kids to...More

Thank erinw88
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Traveled with a 9yr old and 4 yr old. Perfect age, wouldn't take a child older than 10. Facility could use some updating, a few of the attractions were not fully operable or completely inoperable. Animal encounter was great and it's included in admission price....More

1  Thank Cristina T
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

My name is Georgia. I’m eight years old. I liked playing in the game room. It was so much fun. I really liked the virtual reality. I loved that too. They had a lot of scientific stations. We love the IMAG History & Science Center.

Thank rdjsa123
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We have been to many children's science museums and this one was disappointing. There just is not much for the kids to do at this one compared to others we have been to. There is nothing for the real little ones. The animal show was...More

Thank mr_rayfinkle
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We love children's museums and were very excited to visit IMAG but unfortunately, we were disappointed with our experience for the high admission price. When we went, only sting rays were in the touch tank (we were hoping for more variety based on other reviews)...More

1  Thank Angela H
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

Took grandkids and had a great time. Hands on, no worry. Coupons around. In downtown area. It’s a no hurry, no worry learning place.

Thank richie travelor
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is more for children than us older folks but there is still a lot of really interesting stuff here to keep you interested.

Thank Dan G
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Very interactive . Allows children to be kids and explore while experiencing basic theories of science. The live animal presentation was interesting and educational and again...hands on ! We were so impressed with this venue we bought an extended family membership ! Lets support and...More

1  Thank Chris C
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Love to bring the kids here. Nice children's activities. Close to downtown where you can explore shops and restaurants and nice walk along the river

Thank Kim B
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Rothstein1
26 December 2017|
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Response from Dan G | Reviewed this property |
I agree a 16 year old may be on the edge but there are some exhibits I believe would be still of interest to a 16 year old
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Nitza E
28 May 2017|
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Response from PawsotivelyPurrfect | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any wheelchairs for rent the day that we were there.
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Ed T
3 February 2017|
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Response from mamagills | Reviewed this property |
There are activities for very little kids too. Touch tank, Dino dig, etc. enjoy!
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