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Science City at Union Station

30 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2410
+1 816-460-2020
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Unbelievable fun!

Many science museums offer a limited number of exhibits both static and interactive but Science... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Victoria L
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Kansas City, Missouri
Outstanding location for Kids and Science

Science City is a great hands-on science experience for youngsters from 2 - 80. Lots of great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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See how astronauts train for space missions or discover the chemistry behind some of your favorite beverages. Kids and adults alike will be entertained for hours at this center dedicated to showing how science is a part of our everyday lives.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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30 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2410
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Many science museums offer a limited number of exhibits both static and interactive but Science City has three floors and an outside area of fun. We had a five year old who spent five hours there and wanted more time. They are great because with...More

Thank Victoria L
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Science City is a great hands-on science experience for youngsters from 2 - 80. Lots of great ideas, well maintained and comfortable for all.

Thank Randy R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Science City at Union Station in Kansas City will probably take 2-3 hours min. many interactive activities, best for younger kids(4 to 10). Experience all of the fun sections from force and motion, genetics & DNA, water, electricity and power sources... to the mystery...More

Thank April B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fun for kids and adults! Many learning opportunities about Common Core Science Standards! I took a group of 2nd graders and everyone had a wonderful time. They came back talking about all kinds of science concepts.

Thank paschard
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the very first things I do when planning a trip to Kansas City is to check on what exhibit is scheduled for the time I will be visiting. Always something wonderful, educational, and exciting.

Thank Theresa S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Honestly couldn't be happier with this exhibit. After being let down by Sea Life the day prior, we were hoping this exhibit would be fun for our kids. To say the least, our expectations were exceeded dramatically! We ended up being there from pretty much...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent the day here with another fellow dad and we all had a great time. We started with the miniature trains, which are always fun because of all the easter eggs hidden in the sets. I highly recommend the science museum despite the entrance...More

Thank Raymond W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped into the train station and that was quite the building. Easy to walk around and see the massive building.

Thank MikeandKirstyn
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Our family visited the Science City museum on a Sunday. The crowds were minimal and everything was clean. Our 9 and 10 year olds had a great time with all the hands on activities, as did us adults. Outside the museum, Union Station was beautiful...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Kids love coming to Science City! We bought an annual Family pass they love it so much. The learning is a living experience that is intriguing every time. Enjoy!!

Thank Sean M
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Erica D
14 May 2018|
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Response from 1frequenttraveler03 | Reviewed this property |
It is self guided so you can take long as you’d like. The outdoor park is great as well at science city.
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Victoria R
8 March 2018|
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Response from TexFlyers | Reviewed this property |
Tue. - Sat.: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m. Looks like they're closed on Mondays.
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