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Da Vinci Science Center

3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
+1 484-664-1002
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This place is absolutely cool. It's smaller than many science museums like Liberty science center... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Anna M
Great for kids.

Da Vinci Science Center is a great place for young children. We took our grandchildren and they... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Garry B
Emmaus, United States
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3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This place is absolutely cool. It's smaller than many science museums like Liberty science center, but 1- it's much better organized in many ways, 2 - it's never-ever as crowded as museums closer to NYC. We went there twice in three months and a bunch...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Da Vinci Science Center is a great place for young children. We took our grandchildren and they were facinated by the displays and especially the hands-on atmosphere where they could actually touch and play with the displays.

Thank Garry B
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Grandkids love this place! So much to learn. Exhibits always changing, and the old favorites are fun to watch them "growing in to them". Good speakers and great gift shop. Staff very helpful in explaining and challenging the kids on what they are seeing and...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I love this place and my grandchildren have been there so often with me that I'm sure they think it's an extension of my home. There are so many interesting activities and always thoughtful staff and volunteers. You can learn, play and observe at your...More

Thank vicki w
Reviewed 5 September 2017

A little expensive for what they have to offer. We took my 3 year old who likes science and there was not a lot for her there but she did have a good time. It is easy to do in just a couple of hours.

Thank midm0sie
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We spent about 2.5 hrs here enjoying the exhibits. Lots of fun for the kids. Luckily there were no crowds while we were there as I could see this would be frustrating to deal with. This is similar to the Liberty Science Ctr in NJ....More

Thank Bean-Buggles
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The Science Center is directed towards children. Da Vinci was holding a special eclipse event, which was the reason two older adults were there without any kids. Never the less we found the exhibits engaging. There are well designed puzzles and games, interesting displays and...More

Thank danielle m
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My Mother and I took my niece and two nephews 8,6,3 to the Center and all of us had a wonderful time walking around and looking at the exhibits and playing with the experiments. The staff was friendly and knowledgeable and dealt well with the...More

Thank Adrienne G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

There are a ton of hands on exhibits here for children and adults as well. The staff is very friendly. It is not a big place but they make the most of it. You can probably do everything within 90 minutes, but the kids do...More

Thank Stacey S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

ever since we became members there, we visit almost on a weekly basis. it is perfect for young kids to explore, have fun and meet new friends. the layout is very thoughtful for both kids and parents. there rare chairs,benches and couches for tired parents...More

Thank traveller5942
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Annika L
28 November 2017|
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Response from danielle m | Reviewed this property |
While the center is geared towards childhood STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) education, there are many exhibits of interest to any person with that orientation. My Spouse and I are tech savvy and three times... More
3 March 2017|
Response from COLEVILLE | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't know. Your best bet would be to call the museum.
2 February 2015|
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It was a school trip, we had over 30 kids, all 4th graders. There were birthday parties there at the same time and they were for about 10 or 12 kids. All in all, it's well run and they keep things organized and moving... More