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Petrosains Science Discovery Centre

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Interactive science museum for kids, located in the Petronas Towers.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
The Discovery Centre, Level 4, Suria KLCC | Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur 50088, Malaysia
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+60 3-2331 8181
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Well built place. We went there on our first day in KL. Wife and kid were a little tired but as soon as we boarded the 'Dark Ride", all the tiredness disappeared. Loved the way the place is set up. Spent time doing lots of...More

Thank vivalarasa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The queue to start the visit will be long on public holidays because it's compulsory to take the 'Dark Ride' which shall transport you into another world. After that, you can view the exhibitions on your own time and leisure. There were so many stations...More

Thank drloysz
Reviewed 1 week ago

So be prepared, this is definitely sponsored by Petronas petrol company, and aimed at bumping their image and recruiting new employees. And quite a lot of their displays and hands on didn't work. But we loved it. It was much bigger than we expected, and...More

Thank Flore N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My kids loved the place - they were touching and playing and exploring everything the place had to offer. They loved the space exhibit and the oil industry exploration exhibits.

Thank the_lao_viajero
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there at 1pm on a weekday and it wasn’t busy. There were a couple of school groups but the exhibits are spread out so that it doesn’t feel crowded. We were a family of 4 and so we got the family pass which...More

Thank nar23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely one of the better science discovery centres we've been to. The dark ride at the beginning, even though a plug for Petronas, acts as a good mechanism to control the masses. So even though we went there on a local public holiday, there were...More

Thank Yann L
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I didn't expect that my 3 years old boy and wifey will spend close to 5 hours at Petrosains. There are so many things to see, learn and try out at this place, even for adults. It is a combination of "dark rides + science...More

2  Thank BrianLFY
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A modern attraction tucked away up a mall. It took me three hours to work my way and does jump from a child's level of explanation to more complex topics. Plenty of things to read and do. Obviously as a function of the national oil...More

Thank oldcentral1964
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Our six year old loved this place and could have easily spent the full afternoon here ( we only had three hours unfortunately). The dark ride was fun as was the space section and the F1 simulator (fun for my husband at least). Only watch...More

2  Thank HungryForMoreMum
Reviewed 25 July 2018

The exhibitions is mainly for kids compare to adults recommended to family's. TI was there about 2 hours kind a bit bored.The staff there are helpfull.

Thank charlessim0n
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Muhammad E
1 August 2018|
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Response from Sharad S | Reviewed this property |
Suria Mall where Petrosains is, is never quiet but like the others have mentioned, non-holiday weekdays are the best
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dianwidyarahmi
1 September 2017|
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Response from Akash G | Reviewed this property |
1 - Yes! 2 - As per my review, if you want to make sure to get the best souvenirs, go there early. Also, if you have kids, make sure they are well rested and well fed because they'll be on foot for at least 3 hours. Avoid... More
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kltripmari
21 September 2016|
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Response from oneooneeast | Reviewed this property |
Yes , entrance fees for Malaysian with id is RM 20 and tourist are RM 30 . This are adults ticket prices .
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