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Liberty Science Center

222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305-4636
+1 201-200-1000
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Great for kids

This place is great for kids I have a membership here and bring bring my son all the time, the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
JaredEsq
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Hoboken, New Jersey
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Survival of the Fittest

Went on Columbus Day with my 3 adult sons and 2 grandsons age 6 and 9, and every ADHD kid in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mootle
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Edison, New Jersey
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305-4636
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+1 201-200-1000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is great for kids I have a membership here and bring bring my son all the time, the even have a nice outdoor area. 3D movies are great as well for kids

Thank JaredEsq
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on Columbus Day with my 3 adult sons and 2 grandsons age 6 and 9, and every ADHD kid in the entire tri-state area. It seemed that every kid was intent on pressing as many buttons as possible in the least amount of time,...More

Thank Mootle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here paid our $7 for parking, drove around looking for a space which took ages (why let so many people in when there is NO parking) then went into the centre. It was so busy we decided to leave, we were 1 minute...More

Thank Connie_Hopper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun afternoon activity with lots to see and do. Cute gift shop to pick up souvenirs after the visit. We had kids ranging for 4-13 years old and everyone had something to enjoy. Views of Manhattan are also a bonus.

1  Thank ectsalik
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Love going here with my grandchildren. Lots of activities. To do with them. Movies, activities and even foods are directed at children. The gift shop is like axed with items for kids as well. Many schools have outings. Here .

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This a place to go with younger kids. It lacks why exhibits which can interests older kids. Entry queues are long on holidays. You could end up spending 30=40 minutes in entry queue. There is no difference even if you have bought entry tickets online.

Thank Shekhar N
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We visited this with my son, and he really enjoyed himself. There's a lot to see. and it's incredibly well done.

Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Great Place - Many levels of interesting exhibits and hands on activities for kids of all ages. For the viewing of the Eclipse, they had several of their larger telescopes outside on the large lawn area and a science helper was manning each one to...More

Thank crayonline
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Wanted to see the Mythbusters exhibit which was the temporary exhibit in this Science Centre. The Centre has 4 floors and has lots of interactive sections and in August lots of school (holiday camp) groups. It also has the coolest climbing frame I have ever...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

First, I should say that although it is comparable to other large science centers, it is still very expensive if you don't have a pass, especially if you have more than one child. We always purchase a membership to our local science center so we...More

1  Thank crayolabird
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Taneisha H
20 September 2017|
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Response from Allan S | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. They have some things there fir children as young as two. They are activities that young kids love and therefore you will two. Bring your camera for pictures. They also have some classes for young kids but the... More
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Response from joseph f | Reviewed this property |
Easy at the door
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Deepak B
7 January 2017|
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Response from KristaTravelAdvisor | Reviewed this property |
Anytime schools are in session. Due to Summer Camps in the summer, weekdays can be crowded. However, in the winter, weekdays are best. Weekends are sometimes crowded because that's when parents can get off to taken their... More
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