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Powerhouse Science Center

1333 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-259-9234
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An amazing place to spend several hours. Our 3 year old had so much fun as did my husband and me... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Albuquerque, New Mexico
via mobile
Surprisingly nice for small town

A lot of hands on activity for the kids, our kids of ages 7,11 played there for 2 hours, and had no... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Harel F
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1333 Camino Del Rio, Durango, CO 81301
+1 970-259-9234
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An amazing place to spend several hours. Our 3 year old had so much fun as did my husband and me. Lots of hands on stuff. Very nice worker. Fantastic renovation of a historical building. A must see in Durango and at a very reasonable...More

Thank lec1727
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lot of hands on activity for the kids, our kids of ages 7,11 played there for 2 hours, and had no problem to go on, it cost 30$ for family of 5,

Thank Harel F
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My wife and I were in town for a family wedding--had never been to Durango before so the meet and greet dinner the night before the wedding was held here in the Center. We had a blast. Tons of hands-on activities for the kids to...More

Thank Sailguy
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. It's great for kids of all ages and history or science buffs. So much to look at and explore. Very hands on. There is a train play set, balls that float with compressed air, a flight simulator, water bottles that shoot like...More

Thank Jana C
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We took our 4 1/2 year old son here and I'm not sure who had more fun - us or him. They had some amazing things to see, all of which were hands on. It's a great size where kids can run around and still...More

Thank 2NittanyLions
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We have reciprocity w/ science centers across the US w/ our local science centers' yearly family membership and this was maybe the dozenth center we visited. That being said, our boys, ages 6 and 11, were not engaged very long. It is a small museum...More

Thank Kristi W
Reviewed 13 June 2017

This place is fantastic!! My 4 and 6 year old played here for hours. Super affordable, fun, and educational. Not much more I could hope for. My husband and I even got in on the fun and had rocket making contests.

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I attended a wedding reception there and the museum seemed small but very interesting. Great area of town

Thank Dougnnm
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here during our family road trip through Colorado. Our 3 & 6 year old kids loved this place. We have been through the Denver Children's Museum, and I found this center to be superior. The exhibits are packed into a smaller space, but...More

Thank sable35
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a place to go to kill ten minutes... never use this to go up to two hours. There are not many fun things to keep your attention for a while.

Thank McaelaH
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19 June 2017|
Response from Jana C | Reviewed this property |
yes it is suitable for all ages, especially science lovers

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