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Greensboro Science Center

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Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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Loved this place!!’

This is a must see for families or adults because there is so many interesting facts and fantastic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Greensboro Science Center

Amazing transformation (from when I was a child) into a first rate attraction. It is a museum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Average5%
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“petting zoo”(80 reviews)
“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 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see for families or adults because there is so many interesting facts and fantastic animals. The only problem I would say would be at the admission area we didn’t realize we only had a couple hours because they were closing relatively...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing transformation (from when I was a child) into a first rate attraction. It is a museum, aquarium, zoo and treetop adventure park. If you live close by consider buying the family membership - you’ll want to come back often!

Thank Ncblueye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great center for families and we highly recommend a visit. We plan to re-visit any time we are in the Greensboro area. The zoo area and friendly farm were of moderate size, but well organized. We also liked the small but effective...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited this little science center and this place is amazing! They have so much to see and so many things to do. Great for little kids as well. Found it a great use of time!! Should not be missed!

Thank powder5992
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always a great learning experience at GSC. The ropes course is a good place to test you balance and strength. The younger kids can do this a little faster than some of us grown ups.

Thank tsronce
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greensboro Science Center offers so much: Hands on activities, films, zoo, aquarium are all highlights. Recently viewed an excellent (film) 3-D presentation on Butterflies. My grandson and I always find something new to discover and always have a wonderful time. A fun place to learn...More

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love anything and everything science related. This place has so much to learn from even tho I went by myself the staff was very helpful and made my visit awesome! I absolutely love learning about new things.

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The children were 2, 6 and 14 years and they spent the whole day there from opening at 10 to 6:00 closing. They loved it!

Thank carolputt25
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This summer, I had the honor of being a camp counselor. The amazing, energetic, inquisitive campers we had were thrilled with the interactive exhibits at the science center. It was a full, engaging day, and I wouldn't hesitate to take other youth groups in the...More

Thank HappyTraveler140
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Don’t bother driving all the way to Ashboro for the zoo it Raleigh for science. It’s all right here.

Thank kate e
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Geraline H
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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