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Greensboro Science Center

#2 of 70 things to do in Greensboro Features Animals
4301 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27455-1899
+1 336-288-3769
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Such a wonderful facility for families

We have been going to the Greensboro Science Center for many years. It has wonderful science... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Greensboro, North Carolina
via mobile
Just eh

The first clue that this would not be like our Aquarium in Baltimore is that it is housed in the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mary W
via mobile
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Experience the wonders of an aquarium, zoo, science museum, and 3D theater all in one attraction! See sharks, penguins, otters, stingrays, a fishing cat and other amazing animals from around the world in the NEW Carolina SciQuarium. Get eye-to-eye with tigers, meerkats, monkeys, crocodiles and other unique animals in Animal Discovery Zoo. Roam through Dinosaur Gallery, take a journey through the human body, experience extreme weather, and have fun in Kid's Alley in the Museum. Watch amazing 3-D shows that pop out of the screen in the OmniSphere Theater.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“petting zoo” (70 reviews)
“small zoo” (40 reviews)
“all ages” (96 reviews)
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4301 Lawndale Dr, Greensboro, NC 27455-1899
+1 336-288-3769
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been going to the Greensboro Science Center for many years. It has wonderful science exhibits and animal exhibits. The new aquarium exhibits are fantastic. They are not huge mind you but the are well done. The new food options are also a plus....More

Thank mnpdeluca
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The first clue that this would not be like our Aquarium in Baltimore is that it is housed in the same building as the museum and the zoo. It's a room. Literally. One room filled with a few tanks (octopus, sharks, lizards and fish) and...More

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took my son here as part of his birthday present, they have tons of things to look at and learn about, fun for the whole family. The outdoor zoo is fun and they're always expanding and making improvements l. We became members so we can...More

Thank ericwitt03
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go all the time. It's great. The aquarium is beautiful and the children's area is very interactive.

Thank Hchedrick
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you plan to go to the Greensboro Science Center, plan for the whole day. There are places to also take a break and eat inside of the Center. The elevators are very accessible. My daycare will be visiting tomorrow and I am looking forward...More

Thank Vanessa S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem! The Greensboro Science Center is easy for the kids to take in and fun for the adults. It's a wonderful place for all ages. They have so many exhibits that cater to all ages. They have a small aquarium, a small zoo,...More

Thank Tiffany E
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live close to the Science Center and have gone many times. The staff is amazing and helpful as well as knowledgeable in their fields. You get an aquarium, a zoo and a science center all for one low fee.They have a nice gift shop...More

Thank eightbelles5308
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always have a great time when I visit this Science museum, my granddaughter is a big fan also. We go at least once a year.

Thank brebear444
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great. A lot of things to do and see. There are a large variety of animals. You can get up close to and some you can actually pet. Great fun for my daughter.

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we live out of state and had a limited time to visit our granddaughter her mother suggested we all go to the Science Center. It was a great way to entertain her - and we enjoyed it too. Between the petting zoo, the aquariums,...More

Thank Anngirlc
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8 March 2017|
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
The science center is a great hands on for the little ones. All my grandkids have loved it there. The zoo is fantastic for older ones as there is a lot of walking. Less hands on but more of an educational value.
22 January 2017|
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Response from Katie A | Reviewed this property |
Inside and out, I'd say at least 2 hours.
6 October 2016|
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Response from Richard L | Reviewed this property |
Parking is no problem .