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New EcoDiscovery Center!
Bring the entire family for a day of exploration. Take a ride on the Everglades Airboat Adventure, enjoy the playful antics of river otters, experience hurricane force winds in the Storm Center, dig for fossils alongside a giant megalodon shark, and see exciting science theater shows.

Spend a day of discovery exploring two floors of fascinating interactive exhibits at the Museum of Discovery and Science!See sharks and the largest living Atlantic coral reef in captivity, hang out with bats, be charmed by a 12-foot snake, plus pet alligators, turtles and iguanas. Test your pilot skills in nine cockpit simulators and learn about Florida’s amazing Everglades in the Living in the Everglades exhibit. Discover our place in aerospace at Runways to Rockets,our space exhibit, and take a simulated trip to the Moon or Mars. Make it a play date at theDiscovery Center, designed especially for children under seven.

No visit is ever complete without experiencing an IMAX film adventure on the five-story-high screen at AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater, home of the BIGGEST screen in South Florida. With an 80 ft. x 60 ft. screen and 32,000 watts of digital surround sound broadcast from 56 speakers, The IMAX Experience is truly an unparalleled fusion of sight and sound.

Don’t forget to print your Museum of Discovery and Science Coupon.

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  • "Great place for children of most ages to interact with different displays"

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    Our 4 y.o. had a great time with the displays that allowed interaction. Some exhibits that allow interaction are better suited for older children for hand, eye coordination.

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  • "MUCH better than expected "

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    I am usually skeptical when going to a discovery museum. They are very child oriented and rarely have anything for adults. This museum has it all! With interactive exhibits for kids and adults, a...

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  • "Great Visit"

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    My 8 yesterday old grandson had a brilliant time here. The line for the moon adventure I found not worth the wait at all. The other simulator rides wher far more exciting and realistic. Hands on...

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