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SciTech Hands On Museum offers over 200 interactive science and technology exhibits. There are three floors and 30,000 sq feet of exciting science fun in an historic post office building in downtown Aurora. Imagine standing inside a tornado...more
My family of 4 had so much fun. So many cool things to explore and see, touch, play and learn. We had a groupon but wasn't even too pricey. The kids had a blast, from a hot are balloon, to bubbles and post office and...More
We spent 3 hours in the museum. I took my 8 year old grandson. He loved it! If you arrive when it opens you’ll have an hour or so before groups come in. Also, 12:00 - 1:00. was not crowded because the groups were eating...More
It was a rainy night and the three grandkids ages nine, eight and four were sleeping over. We needed something to do!
We are so glad we visited the SciTech Hands on Museum. There are so many wonderful things to do - all educational and...More
I visited the museum with my husband and my three grown up kids, the kids enjoyed the activity
Me and my husband were ok with it
Interesting hands-on experience
Some activities are outdated and need maintenance
Overall it was worth the reasonable fees
Science information at it's best. The kids really get involved in the displays. Can interact with many of the experiments going on.They have a gift shop too ! Just a great place to go on a cold day when you can't be outside. Lots of...More
... if some adult in the group understands most of the science. As another review has already stated, some of the exhibit placards do not offer a lot of detail. The small size, at least compared to the Museum of Science and Industry, makes it...More
Great hands on children's science museum! Very beautiful old school building with interactive exhibits. They also hold live demonstrations of experiments which are lively and informative. Can get a little overwhelming if a school field trip is visiting:) Would recommend for ages 3-12
Response from SciTech2013 | Property representative |
We opened our doors in 1988 in Naperville, IL. FERMILab phycisit Ernest Malamud founded SciTech. The City of Aurora recruited the small museum to take over the historical 1931 Post Office building in 1990. Thanks for... More
We opened our doors in 1988 in Naperville, IL. FERMILab phycisit Ernest Malamud founded SciTech. The City of Aurora recruited the small museum to take over the historical 1931 Post Office building in 1990. Thanks for asking! I hope you come and visit again!