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Ontario Science Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Pack your lunch

We visited over March brake, pack your lunch it’s going to be a full day. A lot of wonderful... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Paul A
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Hamilton, Canada
via mobile
Kids Had a Geat Time

We were here with young children under the age of five. We spent most of our time in the Kidspark... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Altius10
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Calgary, Canada
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An iconic cultural attraction, the Ontario Science Centre is a global leader in lifelong learning, welcoming more than 52 million visitors since opening its doors in 1969. As a convenor of public dialogue on technology, science and society, we...more
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770 Don Mills Rd, Toronto, Ontario M3C 1T3, Canada
North York
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We love going to museums and this one is no different however some of the exhibits need some refreshing. Loved the bit this time on the SNOLab but that is because our daughter was at the SNOLab so it gave us a little insight into...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank belrangodoucet
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are interesting things of course, however the way of presenting it is factual, museum like, and little interaction. Experiments could be more various and more interesting for kids.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Diana N
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went with a 6 and 9 year old and visited almost all exhibits. Kids play area was a favorite. We also watched 2 IMAX movies, Pandas and Great Bear Rainforest. Incredible scenography. Excellent message for young people to understand nature and balance that is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Alex B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited over March brake, pack your lunch it’s going to be a full day. A lot of wonderful exhibits great day for the children to interact and learn. Easy parking onsite and we found the entrance fee not over priced for all that was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Paul A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here with young children under the age of five. We spent most of our time in the Kidspark area - where they had a blast. Even though it was crazy/busy as it was March Break they found some fun activities in the ‘Garden’,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Altius10
OntarioScienceCentre, Social Media Community Manager at Ontario Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're glad you and your family had such a great time 😊. Thank you for such a wonderful review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited with my son (his first time). We talked about seeing a movie in the IMAX dome but he was a bit nervous at the idea. When we got to the ticket counter we asked the staff (a wonderful lady named Theadora) if...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank JCandVGC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place you can take the kids time and again, they’ll never get board. So much to see, explore & experience; give yourself lots of time.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank OurWanderingCasa
OntarioScienceCentre, Social Media Community Manager at Ontario Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yayyy! We're so glad you and your family had so much fun with us. Thank you for the wonderful review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Things were setup a lot different from what I can remember when I was a kid..they bus kids in and they trash the place and break displays..nothing is kept up or updated..not worth the money..they also changed the time for the show at planetarium..so we...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mimi14224
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice exhibit. Getting good knowledge. Take us to see how we look when we were young. Creating our picture with bubbles. Picture gallery made with coins and stamps. Oldest wood etc.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pbvaidya
OntarioScienceCentre, Social Media at Ontario Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting us, and leaving such a wonderful review. We're happy you had a great time and gain some knowledge in the process. We're always pleased to hear that. 😊 😊

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have a great time every time we’ve visited the science centre. Friendly staff and interesting exhibits. I’m also happy to see some of the exhibits getting an update, we very much enjoyed the new health/body exhibits. And the rain in the tropical rainforest is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Eemc88
OntarioScienceCentre, Social Media Community Manager at Ontario Science Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Awesome! We're very happy you and your family enjoyed your time with us 😊. Thank you for leaving us such a wonderful comment. We're always striving to make your visit as amazing as possible.

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gildas2014
22 February 2019|
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Response from Dilip P | Reviewed this property |
You cannot smoke inside the Ontario Science Centre building. You can smoke outside the building but you have to be fairly far from the area/building to smoke.
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LegoDad77
22 December 2018|
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Response from wrpech | Reviewed this property |
If you buy a city pass you have different attractions at a discounted price
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LightPacker235372
25 August 2018|
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Response from gls2083 | Reviewed this property |
There's a cafeteria where you can buy food, but I don't see why you couldn't bring your own.
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