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Tommy Bartlett Exploratory

560 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-8444
+1 608-254-2525
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Interesting, interactive educational exhibits.

This is a tour on your own and at your pace museum. It had interesting, interactive and... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Pliv L
via mobile
Nice place for a rainy day

Stopped here because the weather was very nice. I was surprised and big it was. It is a great hands... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
Judy P
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Lombard, Illinois
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Visitors can journey through the original Russian MIR space station, as well as other exhibits.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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560 Wisconsin Dells Pkwy, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965-8444
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+1 608-254-2525
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

This is a tour on your own and at your pace museum. It had interesting, interactive and educational exhibits for kids of all ages. Would recommend to go when it's not so busy if you have a big party.

1  Thank Pliv L
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here because the weather was very nice. I was surprised and big it was. It is a great hands on place. If you are into science this is a must stop!

1  Thank Judy P
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

The Exploratory is full of fun hands on science displays. It has a "space station" feel to it, along with some robotic hosts. It is a nice change of pace from all of the water based attractions. If you child is interested in science, they...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

I would recommend you spend your money elsewhere if you have small children. Although there was plenty of things to keep them entertained, they did not really understand the interactive nature of the items. My wife and I could have spent more there reading the...More

2  Thank Layne S
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had a pass to get into this place for free so we thought we would check it out. There is A lot to see and some very cool stuff. Great for kids! They have a bike that you ride on a wire and the...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This was a fun experience. You can really spend as much or as little time here as you'd like. You can try to solve each puzzle or skip though and only try a few. I think this would be best for ages 5+. There are...More

2  Thank Falconlite
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

It was a colder day, so instead of going to the waterpark, we checked out this science center. So much to do and so many cool exhibits. We spent a good 3 hours here and the kids had a blast.

1  Thank nelsonshan
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Didn't know what to expect, but had discounted admission and decided to check it out. WE LOVED IT! Yes, it was busy with kids running everywhere, but we were in no hurry and simply waited our turn. At first, our teenagers were a bit reserved...More

2  Thank Sara P
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

We went when the Mir space station was exhibited. Unfortunately it was at the end of the tour so we had to walk through everything to get there. Still our son enjoyed the interactive exhibits. I found the Mir module interesting but felt that it...More

2  Thank N4685WEN
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

We remember this as Robot World. There are a few robots remaining, but the focus is hands on science activities. My 15 yr old niece came with us for her first time. She really enjoyed herself here. It was a great activity on a rainy...More

1  Thank Mamajkp
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maborman729
21 January 2018|
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Response from LesCindyGraham | Reviewed this property |
I feel they would be a little to young. It is hands on but I think intended more for school age kids.
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Brenda I
18 July 2016|
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Response from teachmom3 | Reviewed this property |
All ages!
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