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Sci-Port Discovery Center

820 Clyde Fant Pkwy, Shreveport, LA 71101-3667
+1 318-424-3466
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Grands trip to Sci port

Nice convenient parking. Hands on items for children to play. Needed some repairs and cleaned up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KK2U
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Shreveport, Louisiana
via mobile
Could be better

This is a great place for families who have not been before, but they have fallen behind in terms... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave H
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Shreveport, Louisiana
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Sci-Port Discover Center is a 92,000 square-foot science and entertainment center made up of Louisiana’s Space and Science Center, Power of Play Children’s Museum (POP) and Louisiana’s only IMAX® Dome Theater. Louisiana’s Space and Science Center includes over 200 hands-on exhibits, interactive programs and demonstrations and the Sawyer Space Dome Planetarium. POP is a kid-sized Shreveport-Bossier where kids ages 8 and under can learn through the power of play. The IMAX® Dome Theater immerses guests in award-winning films through state-of-the-art technology. Center accolades include Best Science Attraction for Kids in Louisiana, Attraction of the Year in Louisiana, and one of Parents magazine top ten science centers in the nation. Sci-Port is a member of the Association of Science-Technology Centers, the Association of Children’s Museums and the LA Space Consortium. The Center is located at 820 Clyde Fant Parkway on the downtown Shreveport Riverfront.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“imax theater” (28 reviews)
“all ages” (39 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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820 Clyde Fant Pkwy, Shreveport, LA 71101-3667
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+1 318-424-3466
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"imax theater"
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"all ages"
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"children's museum"
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"children and adults"
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"bed of nails"
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"whole family"
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"fun learning"
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"great place to take your kids"
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"few hours"
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"several years"
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"learning center"
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"lots of fun"
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"interactive displays"
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"awesome place"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice convenient parking. Hands on items for children to play. Needed some repairs and cleaned up a bit. Children did have fun. Food was ok. 2 and 10 yr old.

Thank KK2U
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place for families who have not been before, but they have fallen behind in terms of new, fresh exhibits that would bring repeat business.

Thank Dave H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I absolutely loved this place, took my grandchildren and they were enthralled with the hands on opprotunities. It was one of the most rewarding experiences we have had thus far.

Thank Sandra B
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

1. This museum was listed on the current ASTC brochure but they no longer accept the reciprocal memberships. The brochure also said they would re-open in 2017 which did not occur. 2. At the time we visited (Saturday at 11am), the museum wasn't even fully...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Reasonable prices and pretty good attraction!! Animals are great color and looking healthy. Hopefully they expand in future.

Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Driving from New Orleans to Tulsa and used Shreveport as a pit stop. With our three year old locked up all day, this was the PERFECT stop. He burned off a thousand calories in a two hour timeframe. Take your kids here. Everything is fun...More

Thank Jake S
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Made an hr drive just to go here to treat the kids to some fun, only to find out the place isn't even actually open... they're renovating. They have one little area open, but it's only for kids 8 & under... irritating since I have...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

My 2 girls loved this place. We should have done this a second time instead of going to the aquarium.

Thank Lance K
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is a good place for kids. My sons have gone here with their grandparents for several years. They usually go to the IMAX theater, also. Lots of hands-on exhibits that explain scientific concepts to kids. They also have a gift shop and snack shop.

Thank jmc1202
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Was once a very nice place to go. Many of the exhibits were broken or old and worn out. Towards the end while they were open, it wasn't worth the money. Free passes from the library for educational purposes made it worth it. Paid for...More

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Brooklyn_renee
14 July 2016|
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Response from Tom W | Reviewed this property |
$13 adults & $10 for children
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Jennifer H
14 March 2015|
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Response from R D | Reviewed this property |
For groups of 15+ the cost is $9 for Sciport only. For a combo Sciport and Imax- it is $13. General admission is $13 for Sciport and Combo is $18 for groups under 15. I hope this helps!
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