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Gateway to Science

1810 Schafer St Ste 1, Bismarck, ND 58501-1218
+1 701-258-1975
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Helping people to experience scientific phenomena, it wants to be the Exploratorium. A new museum... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Jane C
Outstanding university in a small state.

Leads the way in energy education in the United States. Only college selected by the US Department... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
lsgurke
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Alexandria, Virginia
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Gateway to Science is North Dakota's hands-on science center. With exhibits to touch and discover, Gateway to Science is an educational, hands-on, entertaining experience for visitors of all ages. Admission: $7.00 Adults, $4.00 Children (4-17), Children under 4 are free with paid adult admission
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
21 Mar 2018
“Support this museum”
17 Mar 2018
“Outstanding university in a small state.”
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1810 Schafer St Ste 1, Bismarck, ND 58501-1218
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Helping people to experience scientific phenomena, it wants to be the Exploratorium. A new museum building is planned. Please support this museum.

Thank Jane C
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Leads the way in energy education in the United States. Only college selected by the US Department of Energy oas the center of energy excellence education in the United States.

Thank lsgurke
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had to kill some time in Bismarck and were fortunate enough to come across this attraction. The exhibits are well crafted and cover multiple aspects of science from simple machines, visual effects/optics, communication, electricity, and even some great brain teasers. My daughters are going...More

Thank Steve G
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Took my 8-year old daughter who likes hands on activities. She really liked it. There were some activities she spent a long time on, some she checked out and passed by but she did everything. We were there for 4 hours. There are just a...More

2  Thank Sarah J
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

great place for kids to have some fun and have hands on learning experiences. good shopping and food near by.

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

My son's class went during a class trip. All the students seemed to enjoy the displays and we as adults did too. They really try to make science fun and interesting for the kids. I would recommend it for other classes to go. Good for...More

Thank Roanne T
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

We've been to Gateway to Science 3 times over the past few years and we enjoy it every time. The people there know what they are talking about and make the visit interesting.

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

There are neat things to do here nice science projects, Grandson liked very much, he is 5 years old. Think Adults entry price is a little high at $6.50.

Thank DBsputer
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

We spent about an hour and a half in the GTS with my son and 5 year-old grandson. They have many new exhibits in preparation of their expansion in the next couple of years. The exhibits are fun to play with but demonstrate basic scientific...More

Thank Mary L
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

I was a little concerned that the activities would be too advanced for my 4 year old son but I was totally wrong. He had a blast. He was building with carbon molecules and playing with water and using flip flops to play a pipe...More

1  Thank missyh606
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