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Impression 5 Science Center

200 Museum Dr, Lansing, MI 48933-1914
+1 517-485-8116
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Amazing

This place is amazing. It has all kinds of different hands on science equipment for you to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
msndpendant
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Jackson, Michigan
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A very enjoyable visit

From the outside, it doesn't look like much. When you get inside, an entirely different story... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John L
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200 Museum Dr, Lansing, MI 48933-1914
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing. It has all kinds of different hands on science equipment for you to experiment with. There's things that show you about motion of light when you stand in front of a screen that makes your shadow when a flash goes off,...More

Thank msndpendant
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the outside, it doesn't look like much. When you get inside, an entirely different story. Great facility for young children to run around, play, and explore. There were separate activities for babies up to 18 months from those for children ages 1-4. In the...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Please take your children to this wonderful science center!! Kids of any ages will have a great time, and so will you parents. There's so much to see, touch, feel, and play with. If you're in the area try to carve out a few hours...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Since our grandson was 3, he has enjoyed visiting Impression 5. Lots to do and learn about. Classes are appropriate for his age.

Thank Kara S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Impression 5 for many years. We went back this week and the baby (14 months) cried when we had to leave the Harley Beatty room. This room is made for kids 0-4, and it is perfect! He loved the water...More

1  Thank AnnaMarie W
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We live in the West Michigan area and had only recently heard about Impression 5. So, we took a little family homeschool trip to check it out one rainy day. What a find! This place is amazing, hitting children's imaginations and needs of all ages....More

Thank jpspica
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I love this place and the story behind it. It is a great way to go through some interactive exhibits and help the next generation see how powerful STEM fields can be through hands-on learning. They have continued to develop more programs, benefits, and just...More

Thank tech_travel_girl
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This was a great place to bring the grandkids. Ages 3 through 10 in my case. Lots of good activities. Instruments, water area with boats and multilevel pools for toys that the younger kids can play with. Fun time for sure...

Thank geo52geo
Reviewed 14 March 2017

How do I summarize Impressions 5, well to start it's amazing place for kids and family to learn with fun. Fun for all from a young age to adult you can learn about just about anything and have a ton of fun while doing it.

Thank FaithSteller
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

If your like me and you have children, teenagers that won't put their phones down and or children, a little bit younger who like to touch everything that they're not supposed to, you really need to take them to Impressions 5 Museum. Everything there is...More

1  Thank 179tammyl
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trip_planner1974
Is the entrance to Impression 5 on the side of the river or is it street side on Museum Drive?
17 March 2017|
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Response from rlegal78 | Reviewed this property |
River side
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Gretchen P
Would a 16 year old girl be too old or feel like she's too old? My niece is coming to visit us in July and I've never been there before
10 March 2016|
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Response from NeilMichaels | Reviewed this property |
This would be appropriate for a 16-year-old.
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Prasanna G
No tickets through online ?
22 November 2015|
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Response from Chipperhigh2 | Reviewed this property |
Jared answer is correct. You pay admission when you enter the museum. If you are bring young ones, they will have a great time.
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