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Great Lakes Science Center

601 Erieside Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114-1021
+1 216-694-2000
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My daughter, my grandson and I went to the Great Lakes Science Center yesterday when it was free... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Umpiredms1
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Youngstown, Ohio
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IMAX is a great option on a cold day

We were looking for some thing to do at around 1pm on a Saturday and chose to go see a short film... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bbmuller
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Strongsville, OH
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Kids, take note: hundreds of hands-on experiments and cool activities - science has never been so much fun!
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“nasa exhibit” (21 reviews)
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601 Erieside Ave, Cleveland, OH 44114-1021
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter, my grandson and I went to the Great Lakes Science Center yesterday when it was free. It seemed there were more people there then they could hold. It was difficult to see an exhibit let alone get up close to it to actually...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for some thing to do at around 1pm on a Saturday and chose to go see a short film at the IMAX in the science center. We saw AMAZON and really enjoyed the show and the comfort of the theater.

Thank bbmuller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in January 2018. The museum was very nice. We spent about 5 hours there and saw everything. They do shows for the kids that were very fun. We made ice cream in one of the shows. My kids are 6 and 10. Younger...More

Thank beachbabe6099
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looked for things to do when the weather is 10F for our visiting 2-yr old grandson. He loved the kids room with special ball pit, building giant marble maze, gear wall. Also loved the temporary train attraction with riding train. Could have spent the whole...More

1  Thank 653tomt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the Science Center. There is a lot more for younger children. Our son is 13 and enjoyed it but there's way more for the little ones.

1  Thank Ann R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a great morning! , we just have to come back to see so many things, one morning was not enough.

Thank Fabio C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great place for kids to learn and a good many hands on exhibits! Very family oriented with great views of the lake and clevleand skyline

Thank Carl G
Reviewed 6 December 2017

My husband I went here when my place of employment gave us tickets to get in free. I'm glad it was free or I would have been upset. To me this would only be interesting for kids. However the OminMax Theater there does show some...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

This museum had a very good exhibit on going to space. They had an actual recovered space module. It was interesting to see all the damage that was done to it in space. The rest of the exhibits detailed the first mercury missions to the...More

1  Thank mumu3nh2
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a great museum with a wonderful display of NASA related artifacts and detailed information on the space program in general.

Thank JrnyJunkie
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finkmomof5
28 December 2017|
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Response from twotoddlersohmy | Reviewed this property |
We went on a day there was a huge event and marathon. Parking was near impossible to find.
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Demetruis H
11 February 2017|
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Response from JTTsports | Reviewed this property |
$15 and well worth it
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bethiebach
20 October 2016|
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Response from Larry F | Reviewed this property |
Basic Museum 2 1/2 hours Polymer Playhouse area for children under 7 - 1 hour Traveling exhibit, usually included if available, 1/2 to 1 hour- sometime additional charge as when Titanic exhibit was there Dome theater (2... More
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