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Science North

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Address: 100 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, Ontario P3E 5S9, Canada
Phone Number: +1 705-522-3701
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Let your imagination soar at Science North! Explore the fun side of science...

Let your imagination soar at Science North! Explore the fun side of science in your everyday life at Northern Ontario's most popular tourist attraction. A newly designed and renovated 3rd floor Northern Ecosystems exhibit gets you up close to our resident beaver, porcupine, skunk and much more! Visit the new nocturnal room and see what flying squirrels and bats do at night! Don't miss live science shows, special exhibits, IMAX(R) 3D, the digital Planetarium, the F. Jean MacLeod Butterfly Gallery, and four floors of interactive science experiences.

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A Paradise

It is perfect for kids that loves science! The staff are very nice, I absolutely LOVED the stuff there and I want to go back again and again. I hope it NEVER closes!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Rhys B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It is perfect for kids that loves science! The staff are very nice, I absolutely LOVED the stuff there and I want to go back again and again. I hope it NEVER closes!!

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Thank Rhys B
Sudbury, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I went with a few of my friends and it was awesome. The staff were so nice and informative and the exhibits were excellent.

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Thank SierraTP
Sudbury, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great day or half day of exploring science with hands on exhibits. Lots for children to touch and do. Always rotating major attraction so your can go again and again and see something new every time. Imax theatre on the premises - a real treat

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Thank Eileen M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to Science North a long time ago when I was a kid and I loved it and going back now it brings me back to that. It was amazing I would definitely recommend going.

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Thank carley m
Sudbury, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit for all ages .u will talk about this place for a long time especially the children.we loved the imax theater. All the weird things cool things and exciting things . Lots of great gift ideas for all . There's great food near by as well .

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Thank Michael N
Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Science North on a Sunday .... we really enjoyed the top floor the rest was meh....not at all what we were expecting and not very interactive. Won't be going back

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Thank JaMi B
Northeastern Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have worked in the mining industry for 36 years. Starting underground and eventually moving to the refining of the metals extracted. My family never really understood the concept until I took them under. They appreciate how tough mining is.

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whitefish ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When in Northern Ontario Science North is a must see when travelling with Children . Great day with the kids lots to see and do and keep them busy .The outside grounds are a very pleasant way to spend the day as well

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was amazing. I highly recommend coming to this establishment. It is great for children and the child in us all. I enjoy going and I have been there since I was in grade 4.

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Thank Katie C
AmyHenson, Manager at Science North, responded to this review

We love our returning visitors! I wonder how many nature exchange points you might have accumulated since Grade 4? More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic displays and really enjoyed all the different levels of science but the planetarium was the real reason for going. Great experience.

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AmyHenson, Manager at Science North, responded to this review

The planetarium can certainly whisk you away into the beyond! I'm so happy you love it! More 

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