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Greensboro Science Center

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Great place to take your family to...

Went with 2 teenage boys and everyone had a good time. Wish the tree course wasn't so expensive... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fun and educational

I visited the Greensboro Science Center with a school group of about 100 kindergarten students. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Greensboro, North Carolina
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“all ages”(113 reviews)
“zoo area”(35 reviews)
Experience the wonders of an aquarium, zoo, science museum, and 3D theater all in one attraction! See sharks, penguins, otters, stingrays, a fishing cat and other amazing animals from around the world in the NEW Carolina SciQuarium. Get eye-to-eye...more
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4301 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27455-1899
+1 336-288-3769
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went with 2 teenage boys and everyone had a good time. Wish the tree course wasn't so expensive- only complaint I really have. Outside zoo slightly disappointed because the tigers weren't there and a few other animals we wanted to see the most weren't there!...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited the Greensboro Science Center with a school group of about 100 kindergarten students. The GSC was very welcoming and well organized for accommodating a group of this size. We visited the outdoor animal exhibits first, so we could see them before the day...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Science center has so much to offer everyone, you have inside activities and a large outside area to cover

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great day trip for families with young children who need a visit to the zoo without the drive or long walk. If you become a member, you can go anytime you want all year around and support a great local community icon.

Thank Erin G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an okay time here. Just can’t remember anything really remarkable that we experienced. We wanted to see the 3D show but didn’t make it on time. We noticed some of the reptiles like the snakes that were behind glass were fake. A couple of...More

Thank Thefaircritic876
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visit for our family of two adults, two kids (6yo boy, 4yo girl). Loved it! Had a great day there - spent about 4.5 hours inside. Felt that was good value for the $50+ it costs. While not immaculately maintained or updated, there...More

Thank NCfamily77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun and inexpensive activity to do with family or friends. The aquarium is very large and has a ton of exhibits. Three zoo is expansive and interactive. I also loved the hepatology section.

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love all the animals friendly and kind staff always make me feel very welcome good gift shop and cafe my happy place would recommend to everyone of all ages membership is very reasonable and u get money off in gift shop and cafe plus other...More

Thank Christina D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Has so much variety of things to see including a small zoo! This is great for family and friends. Would be a great first date!

1  Thank meaganegracee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The new aquariums and exhibits are worth the trip. It is a nice place, with science, fish, and a zoo.

Thank Robin S
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Geraline H
18 May 2018|
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Response from Paul K | Reviewed this property |
I think you have to ask the GSC that question.
Jessie H
29 April 2018|
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Response from 501phyllis | Reviewed this property |
The Greensboro Zoo and Science Center are on the same grounds and share the parking lot and are part of the same attraction.
19 April 2018|
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Response from LMiller65 | Reviewed this property |
Adults (ages 14 - 64): $13.50 Seniors (ages 65+): $12.50 Children (ages 3 - 13): $12.50 Children 2 and Under: Free