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Challenger Learning Center

200 S Duval St, Tallahassee, FL 32301-1738
+1 850-645-7827
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it was ok

I really like the place but somtimes they can be really mean but the planetariam is awsome and the... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
carolinenole
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Tallahassee, Florida
7th grade class trip

I volunteered to help chaperone the group of 15 students. We were also visiting some attractions... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
Christine G
,
West Palm Beach, Florida
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The Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee is a 32,000 square-foot facility located on beautiful Kleman Plaza in downtown Tallahassee. The Center is the K-12 outreach facility of the Florida A&M University - Florida State University College of Engineering and uses aerospace as a theme to foster long-term interest in math, science, engineering and technology; create positive learning experiences; and motivate students to pursue higher education and careers in these fields. To accomplish this mission, the Challenger Learning Center features a state-of-the-art Space Mission Simulator and utilizes the immersiveness of an IMAX 3D Theatre and the Downtown Digital Dome Theatre & Planetarium.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
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200 S Duval St, Tallahassee, FL 32301-1738
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

I really like the place but somtimes they can be really mean but the planetariam is awsome and the movie is very good they have great nonfictinal movies

Thank carolinenole
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

I volunteered to help chaperone the group of 15 students. We were also visiting some attractions nearby. We saw the IMAX movie "Dream Big". It was excellent! Very entertaining and educational as well. The story highlighted two women doing incredible work as well as a...More

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I went to see Beauty and the Beast with a friend of mine. This was my first visit, but the theatre was highly recommended by my friend. The sound quality was amazing and the picture quality was perfect. The ticket prices are lower than the...More

Thank flesh-cladmonster
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This is not a museum, it is a movie theater with a few toy rocket displays in the lobby. The planetarium is only open when they haven't rented the room for meeting space. Skip this one unless your coming to watch a movie.

Thank raineyg
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The prices are reasonable and the popcorn is good. The seating is comfortable. The movie screen is worth the admission!!

Thank Charles R
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I was visiting my family in South Ga, and we decided to go here on a cold rainy day. I have a 4 year old and the Perfect Little Planet show in the planetarium sounded just right for our family. I checked their website for...More

Thank rsteedley
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We started with a program that talked about news of the solar systems. There were some demonstrations of scientific phenomena relating to space. We then went on to the IMAX theater for a movie on National Parks.

Thank volare791
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The attraction is are poorly well kept. The Imax used to be a big attraction but now it just reduced in popularity. The wait for a ticket is long too. I think they don't clean the glasses when they reuse it...

Thank Ethan L
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Challenger Learning Center and its connected IMAX theater provide great educational and hands-on experiences for K! thru K12, As a chaperone for my grandchildren's classrooms, I also enjoyed the experience. Parking is reasonable if you can't ride the school bus. Also I am told...More

Thank Rhinopete1
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great place to learn about NASA's Challenger learning centers, experience planetarium shows for children and adults, and see great IMAX movies including first run features.

Thank Helena K
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