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The Discovery Center

60 Morgan Rd, Binghamton, NY 13903-3667
+1 607-773-8661
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Great place for young children

There are alot of great displays. The only problem with so many is the kids bounce from one to... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Donald S
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Bartow, Florida
wonderful place to have fun

Nice small kids museum. Great for toddlers. Many stations to learn and play withbreal life... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Lizeth77
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Ocala, Florida
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22,500 sq. ft. of play and learn indoor exhibits and an award winning outdoor Story Garden where children's imaginations soar with hands-on activities. Celebrating 31 years of Family Fun! Hours: Monday 10am-3pm for toddlers only (birth-preK) Open to all on Mondays during School Holidays 10am-4pm. Tues - Fri 10am-4pm. Saturday 10am-5pm. Sun noon-5pm. (Closed Sundays in July & Aug) Closed on the following holidays: New Years Day, Easter, Mother's Day, Memorial Day, Father's Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“grocery store” (22 reviews)
“all ages” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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60 Morgan Rd, Binghamton, NY 13903-3667
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+1 607-773-8661
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

There are alot of great displays. The only problem with so many is the kids bounce from one to another and don't know what to do next With young kids I would suggest picking a few displays for each visit,More

Thank Donald S
Martha S, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for visiting! If your children are younger than 5, we are open to toddlers only, that's birth through pre-k, on Mondays from 10am-3pm. That way our youngest visitors can enjoy the museum without bigger kids around. However, we are open to all ages...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

Nice small kids museum. Great for toddlers. Many stations to learn and play withbreal life simluations, like super market, bank, labs, restaurants, etc

Thank Lizeth77
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My nieces loved this place. They got to play in a grocery store, restaurant, and to learn about being firefighter. Neat place for kids. Keeps them busy for several hours putting on the clothes too.

Thank berkmann123
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wonderful facility. Everything is intricately safe so the kids can run free and a bit wild. Immediately adjacent is the Story Book Garden and the Ross Park Zoo. You can easily fill up a full day here for very little money. Suggest looking at the...More

Thank rfp49
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This place is great when you take the kids. They can be what they want to be (pretend) and it is cool to watch them play and have fun. As an adult, I had fun also.

1  Thank Karen D
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This is a delightful center, in need of some polish as far as paint and upgrades, but fun nonetheless. There are outdoor areas to explore as well as many themed rooms throughout the building. Remember to ask for AAA or military discount, if they apply...More

1  Thank 206JanF
Reviewed 1 June 2017

What a Fun Place for kids. Outside area is adorable. Lots for the kids to do. They had a blast, and enjoyed the time there. They can't wait to go back!

Thank Emily W
Martha S, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

I'm glad your family enjoyed your visit to The Discovery Center. You should consider becoming a member! Members enjoy discounts on programs and purchases in the shop and allow for unlimited admissions (excludes special events). Hope to see you at The Discovery Center, soon!

Reviewed 25 February 2017

Such a fun interactive place for kids. There's a lot to do and a bunch of different areas for a wide range of children. I have a 6 year old and a 3 year old and both enjoyed it. Plus the price was a really...More

Thank mdans89
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful place for families with young children! The mock-up grocery store is a huge hit! There are lots of hands-on activities to keep even the liveliest child occupied! We attended a five year old's birthday party and the kids had the best time...More

Thank EMKF
Martha S, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017

Thanks for your kind review! We hope to see you at The Discovery Center again!

Reviewed 14 February 2017

Lots of activities for children with real life experiences...visit a grocery store, dress up as a fireman, ride in a rocket ship, visit a doctor office, ride in an ambulance. Story garden outside is fun for kids, too...that is free.

Thank sumrbabe21
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Jaimie C
30 September 2017|
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Response from Martha S | Property representative |
General Admission is $7 per person. Children under age 1 are free. Group Rate: $5 per person for groups of 10 or more with reservations. Members: Free
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Nonnimm
27 August 2015|
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Response from Martha S | Property representative |
Our focus age group is 2 to 10 years of age, but older siblings seem to find more sophisticated ways of playing in the museum and enjoy it just as well. Hope to see you at The Discovery Center, soon!
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