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Pensacola MESS Hall

116 N Tarragona St, Pensacola, FL 32502-4842
+1 877-937-6377
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Great Place for Kids to Learn

What a great concept. Any child, and adults for that matter, can go here for a couple hours of fun... read more

Reviewed yesterday
sara p
Pensacola, Florida
Fun for all ages!

Most impressively the activities align with varying grade levels of Florida Standards in maths and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Destin, Florida
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The Pensacola MESS Hall is a hands on science museum dedicated to the need to "mess around" with math, engineering, science, and other stuff. Visitors explore science by creating their own experiments, whether at our stationary exhibits or with our "mess kits". Mess kits are individual activities for creating tools for discovery, many with take home parts for future learning. The entire family will make discoveries together.
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116 N Tarragona St, Pensacola, FL 32502-4842
+1 877-937-6377
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Reviewed yesterday

What a great concept. Any child, and adults for that matter, can go here for a couple hours of fun and science!! Hands on exhibits that keep the kids engaged while having fun and learning.

Thank sara p
Reviewed 3 days ago

Most impressively the activities align with varying grade levels of Florida Standards in maths and sciences. They activities can be as simple or challenging as the learner makes them, and all bodies in the room were engaged during the 2 trips I made with a...More

Thank jenninfl
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was amazing for families. It kept the kids very occupied and even had my wife and I learning about science while kids played and learned. We home school our kids also it gave us some ideas to do at home as well as...More

Thank KaptivatingTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our kids live the MESS Hall. They have attended camps and we have been on several occasions. Always fun and a great place that makes learning fun.

Thank Cspear
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a great place for young minds to learn about the world around them. The class enjoyed the hands-on approach. The Mess Hall makes learning FUN!More

1  Thank jlmackids
Megan P, Manager at Pensacola MESS Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

We are glad you had a great time. Kindergarteners are natural scientist, and many enjoy a visit with their family. However, as the facility can be very stimulating, we find that our outreach programs are most suitable for kindergarten classrooms and do not typically book...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place for a field trip! The students learned so much and had a great time! #pensacolamesshall

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Visited the MESS Hall with my 19 year old daughter and 12 year old son. The staff couldn't be nicer, and the exhibits were first-rate. I kept thinking that the MESS Hall was like a smaller version of the Exploratorium in San Francisco: lots of...More

1  Thank bxgator
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Took the kids here after hearing a lot of wonderful things. So glad we did. I don't know who had more fun, the kids or adults! Lots and lots of hands on learning fun. I can't wait to go back and neither can the kids!

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Had a few hours to kill before dinner, so took my 6, 5, and 3 year old there. We all really enjoyed ourselves. It is truly a "hands on - kid friendly" place. There were enough activities to keep all three of them engaged for...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

There is a ton of things to do here for all ages. You just have to go around and dive into a project area. Lots of cool concepts and things to teach kiddos and challenging puzzles for adults. Great place for a rainy day or...More

Thank Katie S
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25 May 2017|
Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
My 8 and 10 year olds love this place. I've seen older kids have fun. As an adult, I really enjoy this place. If they enjoy hands on learning and exploring, they'd love it.