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Children's Science Explorium

300 S Military Trl, Sugar Sand Park, Boca Raton, FL 33486-4302
+1 561-347-3912
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Always fun for kids

Kids always find something of interest here. My daughter really liked the summer camp last year... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Bocamomof2
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Boca Raton, Florida
Excellent children's place for fun and education...

Children's Science Explorium is a hands-on science museum for children of all ages and most of the... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
MKS1055
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Bronx, New York
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The Children's Science Explorium, located inside Sugar Sand Park Community Center, is a hands-on science center designed for children 5 - 12 years of age and their caregivers. We offer fascinating and interactive exhibits, programs and camps that bring the physical sciences to life. In addition to our permanent exhibit collection, the Explorium offers its visitors a variety of traveling exhibits each year. From rockets to molecules, the museum engages and teaches children about the fantastic world of science! (Please note: The outdoor Science Playground will be closed for renovations beginning June 15, 2015. Look for our new fully accessible, all abilities playground Spring 2016. The Tot Lot & Carousel will be open.
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300 S Military Trl, Sugar Sand Park, Boca Raton, FL 33486-4302
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Kids always find something of interest here. My daughter really liked the summer camp last year. Every day she had so much to talk about! But book early as not many spots.

Thank Bocamomof2
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Children's Science Explorium is a hands-on science museum for children of all ages and most of the exhibits are set up for them to touch, handle & do experiments. Special exhibits change regularly and others are there permanently. My 8 year old grandson has been...More

Thank MKS1055
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Definitely a worthwhile stop if you have elementary level school children. Well thought out and operational exhibits.

Thank Jeanne Y
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We took our 7-year-old son here on a rainy afternoon and he had a great time. The Explorium contains two rooms of exhibits. When we went, one room was mostly focused on ways to help the disabled, which didn't really hold his attention. The other...More

Thank Elka D
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We took our 4 and 7 year old grandchildren to Sugar Sand park where the Explorium is. They had a great time and enjoyed trying all the activities. When the playground is finished it will be even better! .

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 21 January 2017

went on MLK sunday. Children looked like they were having a blast. Nice location, pleasant area, great to stop b/c it's about 4 miles from federal highway, near the military trail.

Thank lazerbeam80
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We have a little girl and she has a blast exploring and playing with all of the science experiments. Even though she is too young to understand how it all works she enjoys visiting. I can't believe it is free!

Thank Mackenzie L
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Children's Science Explorium has hands on activities that even adults find fun and engaging. After visiting Sugar Sand Park,it t is a welcoming air conditioned experience.

Thank gwen718
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

The gentleman there was very friendly and engaging. It is a hands on science exploration space. Very well done. Kids loved it.

Thank goingplacestogether
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

My kids are 8 and 10 and this about the max. age. It is very interesting, but you cannot spend more than one hour. But it is perfect for a hot day, some intelligent distraction.More

Thank FCB-CH-Meister
Sugar Sand P, Public Relations Manager at Children's Science Explorium, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2016

Thank you for your review and we are glad you like the park. In terms of the Explorium, what we have available during the summer is around half the size of our normal exhibit space. We close one full room of exhibits to make room...More

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lindafarrohardy
Will the Museum keep a 7 year interested and excited about being there??
30 May 2016|
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Response from Sugar Sand P | Property representative |
Linda, I apologize that it took us so long to answer. Yes, our Children's Science Explorium was created for Elementary school-age children (ages 5-12). It is completely hands-on and immerses them in fun and education... More
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