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Liberty Science Center

222 Jersey City Blvd, Jersey City, NJ 07305-4636
+1 201-200-1000
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Something for everyone

Very nice facility with a mix of activities to interest all ages. Our group of 4 adults (ages... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lani307
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State College, Pennsylvania, USA
via mobile
BAD CUSTOMERS SERVICING

At 3:30 pm on May 12, 2017, the Parking Attendant allowed us to get into the parking lot charging... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gilbert Danilo T
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Woodbridge, New Jersey
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“all ages” (59 reviews)
“touch tunnel” (35 reviews)
“imax theater” (34 reviews)
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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 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice facility with a mix of activities to interest all ages. Our group of 4 adults (ages 30-50) and a 12 year, enjoyed the Mythbusters and Illusion exhibits best. You need at least three hours to fully experience all it has to offer and...More

Thank Lani307
Reviewed 1 week ago

At 3:30 pm on May 12, 2017, the Parking Attendant allowed us to get into the parking lot charging charging us $7.00 parking fee because she did not have any clue what time the facility closes, she said, all she knew is that she's is...More

1  Thank Gilbert Danilo T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this place is great with a huge caveat - It gets overcrowded very quickly! The day i went, the younger kids' chaperones / teachers / parents didn't monitor their behavior. There were also wild teen agers there when my twins' school group went....More

Thank stuartg521
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wasn't sure whether my toddler would be too young for the LSC, but it ended up being such a fun experience for us all. We went on a Monday and it was not crowded at all. We parked right by the entrance and we...More

Thank Cristina R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful place for family and friends to visit and enjoy science exhibits ! There are a variety of hands on exhibits and models.

Thank HiremathRS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

LSC comes up with special exhibits and on these days, the Center is pretty crowded. For example, they had a Star Wars exhibit and they had a Titanic Exhibit. Those were popular exhibits that I would suggest visiting the place on a weekday, if at...More

Thank D1sn3yMama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Each time we take the the kids they remember a bunch and teach you. They explore and see new thing every time. There is to much there to take in on just a few visits. Watch out adults you might learn something new each time...More

Thank richardbU2955WC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Liberty Science Center is definitely worth visiting. Whether it's the various exhibits or demonstrations or IMAX theater you will leave there knowing more than when you walked in. Great informed staff .

1  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love this place. So much to do in one small space: a mini "zoo" (monkeys, snakes, turtles,macaw, frogs) and a small aquarium with some cool fish then there are interactive displays; rotating exhibits which change every 6 months for young kids (Dora, Elmo, Sid...More

Thank Anaiza M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My brother, my mother and my husband and myself went to the liberty science Center when they have the liberty science after dark. We went on the silent party night and it was amazing. The whole science center is a great place for children and...More

Thank Arame N
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twinmom0421
Do I need to buy tix ahead of time/ online or can I get them at the door?
13 April 2017|
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Response from joseph f | Reviewed this property |
Easy at the door
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Deepak B
What would be the ideal times to visit (non crowded) both for winters and summers.
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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Margaret I
I haven't been here in a while would it be good to take a 4 year old?
31 December 2016|
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Response from banole | Reviewed this property |
I have been going there since my son was 2 and there is always something to do. He can go see the animal to the sports activities, ball room and the traveling exhibit is always fun.
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