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Quick trip to Canada with antsy kids

We were on vacation and stopped into the Science building to kill some time with 5 kids (age... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EF74
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Wilmington, Massachusetts
Great time with kids

We were very surprised to enjoy this place so much as some of the science equipment would need some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Osiane
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Quebec City, Canada
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Play, Discover and Learn! Science East Science Centre is one of Canada’s most unique tourist destinations. All ages can enjoy the over 150 hands-on exhibits exploring science through technology, optical illusions, energy, animals, dinosaurs, exotic...more
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668 Brunswick St, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 1H6, Canada
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+1 506-457-2340
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on vacation and stopped into the Science building to kill some time with 5 kids (age 10-15). The museum is in an old Jail house which gives it an odd layout that actually works really well. The interactive exhibits ranged from simple to...More

Thank EF74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very surprised to enjoy this place so much as some of the science equipment would need some repairs and upgrades but there is so much to do that we spent more than 2 hours to do everything. They even have science shows and...More

Thank Osiane
Reviewed 10 July 2018

science east is really great for children, as they have a large play ground in the back, all kinds of cool science experiments to play with all through the building, and they can arrange parties ! science east has been around since i was a...More

Thank Kaitlan C
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Awesome for young kids but also teenagers. A mix of history and science. Cool demos with liquid nitrogen.. my kids loved it!

Thank erikphilippe
Reviewed 31 January 2018

my grandchildren visited Science East so much we purchased a family pass for the year for their Christmas gift! It was one of their request! they had so much fun they want to go back as often as possible! The service we received when we...More

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Small place, but has lots of fun stuff inside to discover. Great for kids, adults, anyone with an interest to discover.

Thank mathewv174
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This little museum was do much fun. Very interactive. Some of the highlights for my two children 10 and 4, was a hurricane simulation exhibit, climbing wall, and the jail that was preserved from what once stood on the site. We were there much longer...More

1  Thank JhoannaConnecticut
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had our science center pass for Toronto, and found we could use it at other science centers. So we were in Fredericton and thought we would check it out. Lots of exciting science things to see and do. The history of the buidling being...More

Thank Lynette C
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We where in Fredericton for the days in we where glad to chose this attraction it as something for all ages ,interesting fact science courts by the staff really helpful,we spend more than three hours try to solve all the test and learning at the...More

Thank chisasibi
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Science East does not look like much from outside....seriously! (Since it used to be a jail), but once inside it was a ton of fun. I visited with 5 children age 7 through 15. All of us had a great time including myself. Admission was...More

Thank Carrie B
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Response from Osiane | Reviewed this property |
My son is 5 years old and he really enjoyed it. I think your kids will have fun as they can touch everything.
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