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CuriOdyssey

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1651 Coyote Point Dr, San Mateo, CA 94401-1002
+1 650-342-7755
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CuriOdyssey is perfect place for toddlers, school-aged kids and adults. A lot of hands-on... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
M T
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San Mateo, California
Take the kids!

My 8 year old daughter and 5 year old son both enjoyed the Sand and Water feature in the front of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Olivia K
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San Francisco, California
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CuriOdyssey is a serious science playground where kids can observe wild animals and experiment with real scientific phenomena. As a non-profit science museum and zoo, CuriOdyssey lets kids loose to observe wild animals, experiment with scientific phenomena and let the natural world answer their questions. We treat kids like the geniuses they are. Children can play with custom exhibits where they experiment and investigate the fundamental forces in nature while having fun. They see rescued native wildlife that includes river otters, bobcats, and raptors in a walk-through aviary. CuriOdyssey offers educational and fun science programs and camps with professional educators that give students experiences with phenomena that encourage inquiry and develop critical thinking. See the CuriOdyssey website for special events and special hours. https://curiodyssey.org
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1651 Coyote Point Dr, San Mateo, CA 94401-1002
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Reviewed 5 days ago

CuriOdyssey is perfect place for toddlers, school-aged kids and adults. A lot of hands-on activities that sparks the imagination. Great exhibit about beavers and other animals. My three year old had a blast!

Thank M T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 8 year old daughter and 5 year old son both enjoyed the Sand and Water feature in the front of the museum. They must have played there for at least 20 minutes. I loved the sink close by for easy cleaning and stools for...More

Thank Olivia K
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We visited with our family including our two grandchildren, aged 2 and 3 1/2. Once stamped for readmission, the two little girls rushed in to enjoy the hands on exhibits. This has to be an ideal way to introduce children to science and technology. Long...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

CuriOdyssey Park is a perfect place to enjoy a holiday with family. It caters for little children as well. It has a zoo which has mammals such as Bobcat, Guinea Pig, Fox, Otter and Skunk; reptiles such as snakes; birds including owls and pigeons; amphibians...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

CuriOdyssey is hands on science for children of all ages. The zoo has animals native to CA. For various reasons these animals can't be released (injured in the wild, raised by humans then given away, etc.). There are also native and non-native animals used in...More

Thank msfetch
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We have 2 boys under 7, while walking near this place they asked to go in. I thought it will be waste of money but I was wrong. After 3 hours of playing we had to practically drag them out since we had to go...More

Thank Iskorka
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had half a day, between Magic Mountain playground with a few hours at CuriOdyssey we filled an entire afternoon. Between the inside 'hands on' exhibits and the outside animal exhibits observation and exploration were grand.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

I can't say enough about this place i.e. "CuriOdyssey"....for those of you familiar with "children or family Discovery Museums', this is very similar or better...there are ~100, well cared for, live animals on display (small zoo), a great curio/souvenir shop & in the main building...More

Thank IBM-XO
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Great for kids, the interactive part, and good up close experience with animals.Staff were engaging and informative while walking around with some of the animals.

Thank ETfromSactown
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

This is a place to stir a child's curiousity about nature, wildlife ande plants. Lots of hands on activities and special events.

Thank Radiant360
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