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Sci-Bono Discovery Centre

Corner of Miriam Makeba & President Street | Newtown, Johannesburg 2107, South Africa
0722709820
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I have visited several times and each time the fantastic equipment that is there to educate and... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2013
Saira K
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Great fun for the whole family

The centre offers a wide variety of science related exhibits that are interactive, and... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2013
Azima M
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Corner of Miriam Makeba & President Street | Newtown, Johannesburg 2107, South Africa
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Reviewed 14 January 2013

I have visited several times and each time the fantastic equipment that is there to educate and help our young ones, is never in use. Unhelpful staff who spend a lot of time gossiping instead of assisting you. What a waste of money and resources!!...More

2  Thank Saira K
Reviewed 14 January 2013

The centre offers a wide variety of science related exhibits that are interactive, and informative. there are also mini games for children and adults alike, as well as regular pop up exhibitions that change throughout the year. The best part is the entrance fee which...More

2  Thank Azima M
Reviewed 11 January 2013

A hidden gem for your ten year old kid - loads of interactive exhibits. Its location in inner-city Jozi probably makes it slightly less on the main route for many people, but on the plus side that means it is usually not crowded either.

Thank zimpsych
Reviewed 8 January 2013

Just go and go and have some child like fun for the day. Discover and see some of the things you always wondered about, how it works ? Make sure you take the whole family !!

Thank Safari M
Reviewed 20 December 2012

So much to see and so much still being added. A fun experience for children and adults. We were there during the morning in a school week and the Centre was FULL of exploring children who were in awe of what they say.

Thank Time_Traveller061
Reviewed 16 December 2012

A really worthwhile excursion with kids of all ages. Good effort is made to keep the exhibits entertaining, stimulating and interactive. The relatively newly added dinosaurs proved to be a hit with the children too. Entry fees are negligible and extremely good value. Workshops were...More

2  Thank jozijax
Reviewed 16 December 2012

Really entertaining for the kids and adults alike. True value for money. Inter-active exhibits just add to the fun. Make sure to take a bit of extra cash for the hands on demo classes that available.

Thank Razia K
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Lot's of interactive experiments to play with and be entertained. Most times there is also an exhibition included in the ticket price.

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 4 December 2012

Sometimes on a day off or during a trip, you just need a way to entertain children for a few hours. This seemed like a very constructive way to do so. Sci-Bono is touted as South Africa's largest science center. Apparently, along with the tourism...More

Thank RamblinIman
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khursheed1
14 July 2017|
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Response from WendyN1604 | Reviewed this property |
not sure! maybe check directly with them before you go. enjoy the visit
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ElAnHil
14 October 2015|
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Response from Skuce1977 |
Yes they do. There are security guards at the entrance and also walking around the parking lot
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