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Discovery Center of Springfield

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Very fun and educational for young and old alike

All three of my grand kids LOVE to go to the Discovery Center. There is always something new and... read more

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Grammyto3
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Crane, Missouri
Fun and interactive, but could use some updates

We've taken our young daughter and nephews here a few times. We like the the prices are reasonable... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
austin_autumn
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Ozark, Missouri
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Reviewed today

All three of my grand kids LOVE to go to the Discovery Center. There is always something new and exciting to see or do. I would highly recommend it as a place to take the kids to.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Grammyto3
Reviewed 3 days ago

We've taken our young daughter and nephews here a few times. We like the the prices are reasonable, or that we can get passes from our local library. The kids always have a great time exploring and checking things out, although I wish that they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank austin_autumn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this museum with 5 kids, ages 14 -8. During the Christmas break from school. Get a map as its 3 floors of fun. Plan on a whole day as many things to do. Many areas for bathrooms. Yay. Small 2 tables for bring...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank handtalker55
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We had a blast and learned a lot. Me and my Mom love visiting places like this. We went when there was hardly any body there because we are adults. But even if the place had been busy we would not have felt out of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gare99
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

We took a trip here during our vacation. The prices are super reasonable for a family. One of the cheaper things we did while on vacation. We spent quite a bit of time here looking at everything. We did enjoy ourselves but I am giving...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We came on a Monday and it was quiet. There were quite some exhibits for kids of all ages. Very educational. Not a bad place to take family to this place.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank May F
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The Discovery center delivers on what it preports to do, intrique and excercise your brain. It is a wonderful, informative place, and you will thoroughly enjoy your visit there.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank hendersonc473
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Take your grandkids! Something facinating for any age from 4 to 12. Interactive exhibits in almost every level.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lirwin219
Reviewed 9 June 2018

My only child is a year old and we have come here a few times. There is a room specifically for children aged 5 and under, and he really enjoys it! Lots of fun, oversized activities for him to engage in! I'm really looking forward...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank MShuffit
Reviewed 1 June 2018

we took the kids and they had a great time. there is 4 floors to go through. a range of things to do for all age groups. time varies due to what you do and how much time you do each activity

Date of experience: May 2018
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HeatherCrosthwait
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Response from mysugarpie | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Scott H | Reviewed this property |
I actually don't know. Typically I get a year-long family membership so I can go whenever I or my daughter want to go. Their website says $8/child/ages 3-15 and adults $12
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Wendy E
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Response from Randy M | Reviewed this property |
They do have a military discount for Active or Retirees.
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