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Arizona Science Center

600 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85004-2303
+1 602-716-2000
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Located in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, Arizona Science Center has been a hub for science and discovery for the community and visitors. The Center features more than 300 hands-on exhibit, live demonstrations, a state-of the art Dorrance Planetarium, a five-story IMAX(R) theater, and newly opened, CREATE at Arizona Science Center - a place where science, design and engineering collide!
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“human body” (35 reviews)
“all ages” (81 reviews)
“imax theater” (19 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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600 E Washington St, Phoenix, AZ 85004-2303
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+1 602-716-2000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great hands on museum for kids as well as adults, we really enjoyed it. My husband is handicapped and he had a great time with all the exhibits. The children there were well behaved and did not interfere with adults participating in exhibits.

Thank karenlou2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great for kids 10 and younger. A Hands on science center that has areas addressing the Human Body, weights and measures, and construction. Also has a small outdoor water exhibit where the kids can shoot rubber bass using water pressure and air pressure. The center...More

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Only a short walk from the convention center or Sheraton Grand. $13 Groupon included IMAX and made for a nice afternoon. Four floors of interactive exhibits kept me engaged 2+ hours. Gift shops normally entice me more than this one did.

Thank lobsterbacks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm not sure if I could recommend the unibike ride here. Several young kids tried it and were two scared to do it. The bike is not automatically transported across. You actually have to peddle it across which makes it a little tricky and not...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice during our trip to Phoenix, the Center had a summer pass that was cheaper to purchase than a single day admission. The center has attractions that appeal to all ages, from toddler (building blocks) to adults. The first level has exhibits about...More

Thank ArmyFmly
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter so enjoyed the flight exhibit and the animation exhibit that we had to go twice to see it again before we left Phoenix.

Thank James K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe your best one stop shop for something for everyone in the family from youngest to oldest. We has always enjoyed this museum with its special engagements, interactive exhibits and for me personally, its planetarium. This is a must see. Check groupon for discounted entrances...More

Thank rex h
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a mixed age group (69y to 5y) and everyone found it interesting. Especially good were the demonstrations of fire and exploding soda bottle, The outdoor water powered, hands on activities were also outstanding. All the exhibits were well designed and engaging. We went...More

Thank Howard A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We like to go here as a family. We you have a son, 6, and a daughter, 8, who look forward to going each time.

Thank John N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have mentioned in reviews before that I am a bit of a museum nerd. Every time my husband and I travel we try to get in a few interesting museums. While the Arizona Science Center seemed, at first glance, to be right up our...More

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I am not sure about the food, but as no one looks into your bags I guess you can take a sandwich or so with you. There is spec ticket for the planetarium no need to by the general one Have fun!
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No free parking but there is a parking garage adjacent to museum. Bring in your ticket and they will redeem a portion of the cost. I think you only end up paying five dollars versus the hourly rate the garage charges. Hope... More
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