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400 West Hanes Mill Road, Winston Salem, NC 27105
+1 336-767-6730
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Best Place for KIDS Hands Down.

This place is huge, with so much to do that you probably can't fit it all in one day. There was so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Selene E
Baltimore, Maryland
Ehhh, ok but WAY overpriced.

It's a decent science museum with a lot of interactive exhibits, however, it is way overpriced for... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Rusty S
Albemarle, North Carolina
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400 West Hanes Mill Road, Winston Salem, NC 27105
+1 336-767-6730
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is huge, with so much to do that you probably can't fit it all in one day. There was so much to see and do. My kids absolutely loved it and was busy the entire time. They begged to not leave yet. We...More

Thank Selene E
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It's a decent science museum with a lot of interactive exhibits, however, it is way overpriced for what they offer. And definitely don't pay extra for the planitarium show. It's a glorified laser light show with loud music and basically nothing scientific-related to offer.

Thank Rusty S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I have had the pleasure of visiting since I was a child, back then it was called The Nature Science Center. The animals, exhibits and grounds give a true feeling of what life would be in the wild. Unfortunately, the city leaders have deemed SciWorks...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Have taken students and my children there for years and always enjoy it. Well planned exhibits - many of which are interactive. Check the calendar before you go! There are many events that are good to take advantage of. We usually go once a year...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Took my two boys for a Saturday morning out. Nice place to learn about anything science. Loved the hands on activities. It is a little pricey, but planetarium shows are free!

Thank Stewart M
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I went with a friend of mine who has a 1-year-old baby boy. He had a very nice time here, even though the museum is clearly oriented towards older children (science area.....). The baby enjoyed "animal encounters," where he met a snake. The big auditorium-like...More

2  Thank Ddan7777
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I love taking my 2 kids here. I have a 2 year old and a 7 year old, they have something for both, even stuff for adults to enjoy. You check out the website for events that are going on. My kids loved the Frozen...More

Thank LuckyInLove2013
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I love sci-works ..... I went with friends and their children and had a blast. so many activities that challenge the minds of the young and old alike ... Part of the visit is outdoors so I would recommend going when the weather is in...More

Thank kimseesyou
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We took our grandkids and enjoyed the many displays. They had a ball and we could have spent all day here!

Thank RJR1112
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We brought our niece and nephew here for a nice afternoon activity and we had way more fun than we expected! There are tons of things for kids and for adult to do. We adults enjoyed ourselves as much as the kids! We enjoyed the...More

1  Thank sardawg
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Contonia S
How much is it to get in and do you have handicap parking
8 May 2017|
Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free. Adult admission is $11, ages 3-19 is $9, seniors 62+ is $9 and children 2 and under Free. Or, you can buy an annual membership that covers 4 adults and all children for $135.
Is parking free?
28 May 2016|
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Response from BBG777 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is free.