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John McConnell Math and Science Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great community resource!

We've enjoyed our experience with Eureka! for nearly 20 years, since its humble beginnings in the... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Grand Junction, Colorado
Excellent learning experience.

The John McConnell Math and Science Center now called the Eureka McConnell Science Museum is filled... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Jack C
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We create excitement for science, technology, engineering and math for kids 3-93 by offering creative hands-on experiences. Exploring wonders- Expanding Minds!
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1400 N 7th St, Grand Junction, CO 81501-3004
+1 970-254-1626
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

We've enjoyed our experience with Eureka! for nearly 20 years, since its humble beginnings in the former location at New Emerson School. Great place for kids to learn about science / math / engineering.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OldGuyWanderz
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The John McConnell Math and Science Center now called the Eureka McConnell Science Museum is filled with about 100 hands on activities that demonstrate a wide variety of math and science concepts. There are several live exhibits to be observed. Being located in the Colorado...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jack C
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We really enjoyed the visit to this great little museum! Make sure to go all of the way to the top to look over the city!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank littlewolf26
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The John McConnell Math & Science Center recently renamed and moved to thier new location at Colorado Mesa University. They are now “Eureka McConnell Science Center” in the new Engineering building on 7th Street. I throughly enjoyed my time learning through play about a variety...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Virginia B
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Great place. Hands on Science experience! Fun for adults and children alike. I took my grandsons there when they visited and I had never been before. I was pleasantly surprised at all they had to do. They had a great time.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 182marthan
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We visit this center often with our grand kids. They always love their visit. It's been fun to watch them grow up from toddlers to teens enjoying the center. My husband enjoys it as much as the kids do.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Marilyn C
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a place you have to drag kids away from and it's very easy on the budget! There are so many things to be enjoyed by the entire family, there are hands on exhibits and displays. There are also plenty of volunteers to help...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank teresak700
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Recently, my husband and I joined our 3 year old grandson for his class trip to the John McConnell Math and Science Center. We were so pleased with the huge variety of hands-on experiments and activities. Our grandson was immersed in all the inter-active experiments...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 550nancyk
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Lots of hands on experiments for kids. WIll he especially nice when they move to bigger quarters. Lots of activities and the volunteers very informative and friendly. Great place for kids.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Nana5838
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We retired to Grand Junction in 1998. I was a mechanical engineer and taught apprentice precision machinists for 30 some years. We visited the Math and Science Center many times, but have only followed media reports lately, and they tell me that the center is...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Tee H
16 March 2015|
Response from Teresa C | Property representative |
I think you'll find that most of our interactive exhibits can be experienced at different levels. We have a lot of things that a 3 year old will enjoy looking at and playing with, even if they don't understand the... More