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The Discovery Center

Closed Now: 12:00 - 17:00
Open today: 12:00 - 17:00
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Discovery in Binghamton

Goood place for kids. I also liked it too. interesting place. Kids can learn alot from this place... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
_goshgfatimaaali
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Binghamton, New York
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Better than expected!

I didn't have huge expectations for this little place, but my 10 & 7 year old were entertained for... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Jckcamp
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Thompsontown, Pennsylvania
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22,500 sq. ft. of play and learn indoor exhibits and an award winning outdoor Story Garden where children's imaginations soar with hands-on activities. Celebrating 31 years of Family Fun! Hours: Monday 10am-3pm for toddlers only (birth-preK) Open to...more
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60 Morgan Rd, Binghamton, NY 13903-3667
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Goood place for kids. I also liked it too. interesting place. Kids can learn alot from this place. Lots of exploring

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank _goshgfatimaaali
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I didn't have huge expectations for this little place, but my 10 & 7 year old were entertained for hours. I was amazed at how much was packed into this building and how well it was all laid out. They weren't just entertained, they were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Lots of learning activities that are fun, including NY State-related phenomenon (e.g. Erie Canal exhibit where kids learn how locks work by a hands-on pumping activity). They can build railroad tracks with model trains, explore an ambulance and play EMT, go into a large scale...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

We couldn't have been happier with this place. We took our 3 grandkids (ages 3,4 and 5) to the Discovery Center not sure what to expect but it was a hit from the very beginning. As soon as we got out of the car and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank suebro8
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We have been here many times with our older grandson, and now are taking the younger grandchildren. They are just as happy with this place as my older grandson was in years passed. Such a great place for kids

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank BittasMom
Reviewed 18 June 2018

There is alot of hands on things for kids to do there, of all ages. Lots of stuff to see also. Staff is very nice!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Danielle M
Martha S, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed your visit - come again!

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Great place for young children. My two girls had a great time and lots of fun, they both loved the supermarket.. the gardens and mini golf outside are good for the children as well.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

This is a blast when you are a kid! Definitely take them there, a lot to learn and not know you are learning and just a fun environment all around.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Raylord3
Martha S, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

We are delighted you enjoyed your visit to the museum and our Story Garden and hope to see you at The Discovery Center, soon!

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We have been going here for years for birthday parties and for day trips. A lot of safe activities for children located near Ross Park Zoo. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lis6al
Martha S, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so happy you enjoy your visits to the museum and hope to see you at The Discovery Center, soon!

Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This is our second time here and my boys love it! Having an 11 year old and 4 year old is hard finding them to do things together but they both love it. We enjoyed the outside as well because it was mild today. We...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Jaimie C
30 September 2017|
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Response from Martha S | Property representative |
General Admission is $7 per person. Children under age 1 are free. Group Rate: $5 per person for groups of 10 or more with reservations. Members: Free
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Nonnimm
27 August 2015|
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Response from Martha S | Property representative |
Our focus age group is 2 to 10 years of age, but older siblings seem to find more sophisticated ways of playing in the museum and enjoy it just as well. Hope to see you at The Discovery Center, soon!
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