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Spark Museum of Electrical Invention

1312 Bay St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4322
+1 360-788-3886
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Girls day out.

Four of us girls decided to go visit the Spark Museum. Tana Granack was wonderful in showing us... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
Janis S
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Mission, Canada
Great museum. Don't miss the show!

If you enjoy technology, or radio history, then this museum is for you! If not, you might not like... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
Bruce R
,
Arcola, Texas
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The Spark Museum of Electrical Invention offers an exciting and educational experience for audiences of all ages. Compelling, interactive exhibits spanning four centuries of scientific achievement and cultural heritage are featured in a world-class collection of unique objects including the giant "MegaZapper" Tesla Coil which produces nine-foot lightning bolts! The Spark Museum displays the inventions and innovations that changed the course of human history.
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  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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1312 Bay St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4322
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Four of us girls decided to go visit the Spark Museum. Tana Granack was wonderful in showing us the Tesla coil, explaining the history of the Spark Museum and the exhibits. We spent more time than we thought we would and had an awesome time....More

Thank Janis S
Reviewed 9 July 2016

If you enjoy technology, or radio history, then this museum is for you! If not, you might not like everything, but everyone should love the show. Who could not enjoy all the fireworks of a really big van de Graff generator.

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 4 July 2016

A neat museum with lots of reading and history. A few hands-on experiments for adult/kids to try out.

Thank Lysette D
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Well worth the price of admission if you are interesting in electricity. Also, fun for kids I would think - a bit goofy which is what makes it so appealing. Also, an amazing and huge collection of materials relevant to the topic such as vacuum...More

Thank Lasuvera
Reviewed 17 June 2016

There is a lot to see and do here. A minute after we arrived we were given a demonstration of a number of static machines. I was greatly for this review, and it certainly enhanced the remainder of our visit.

Thank BegumRegan
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Spark Museum can electrify the young and the old. If you have an inkling of interest in electricity, how its evolved or if you want to be entertained by demonstrations if you are lucky enough to attend a show they have put on you'll go...More

Thank P4507KRrichardk
Reviewed 22 May 2016

I don't really understand where Bellinjgham comes across this way cool Museum, very interesting collection. The highlight is definitely the Faraday Cage (lightning) show. It might scare small children it is loud. My girls thought it was pretyy cool at 7 and 10 yrs.

Thank Radvany
Reviewed 19 May 2016

this place is so amazing to learn a lot of different radios electrical stuffs very old I stop by here a lot of time to see and I hope some one enjoying as the same I do

Thank pocketsize75
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I haven't been in here for a good many years but they've expanded and changed the Tesla coil show so it was worth a revisit. I'll second the reviewer below: it's great that they have working examples of many musical devices from Edison cylinder on...More

Thank EmmaSeattle
Reviewed 2 May 2016

The 230pm hosted show is a great look at some of the more dangerous and interesting parts of working with electricity. It gets dark and a little scary for small children perhaps - and the warning about no one with pacemakers should be taken seriously....More

Thank Wolflord
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