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A work in progress

They are still bringing in activities and other items. However, there was plenty of fun for my... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sapper2016
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Johnson City, Tennessee
Lots of hands on activities

My grandkids enjoyed the hands on activities, but we did miss some of the exhibits and experiences... read more

Reviewed yesterday
kathy L
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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3 weeks ago
“A work in progress”
yesterday
“Lots of hands on activities”
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This brand new all-ages science center offers fun interactive exhibits that include immersive augmented reality experiences, a bi-polar musical Tesla coil, giant building blocks, a maker space, an art studio and much more! Guests are invited...more
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1212 Suncrest Dr, Johnson City, TN 37615
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Reviewed yesterday

My grandkids enjoyed the hands on activities, but we did miss some of the exhibits and experiences that were in the old hands on museum. I did see that there are new things coming that looked exciting, so will go back then.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

have not been to new location, but at old location we had fun every time we went. not a fussy place so the kids really feel like they can touch and experience everything around them. the entry price is a little high - especially if...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have mixed opinions on the Discovery Center. We were annual passholders at the previous location and carried it over to the new Center. Some of the new exhibits are amazing like the sand table and the light board (both which are my little guy's...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They are still bringing in activities and other items. However, there was plenty of fun for my grandchildren. They kept busy in only one section that is dedicated to children. We will return to explore the rest another time.

Thank Sapper2016
Reviewed 9 July 2018

So excited that this has moved to the fossil Site. Great combination and excited to see the collaboration.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My 7 and 10 year old niece and nephew love the new discovery center! The exhibits are very educational and a major step up from the old location. Exhibits let kids use their imagination, but they also have programs thoughout the day that the kids...More

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Hands On D, Manager at Hands On! Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review!

Reviewed 4 July 2018

We recently took our 6 year old granddaughter, who lives in Asheville, NC, to visit the new center. She was very disappointed! We had taken her numerous times to the old location down town and in spite of it being old she loved every visit...More

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Hands On D, Manager at Hands On! Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

We are very sorry that your granddaughter did not enjoy the new exhibits. We were very diligent in our selection process so they would be suitable for all ages and allow parents and children to interact together creating an inquiry-based, open-ended, experience for all of...More

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Kristi C
4 April 2017|
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Response from Hands On D | Property representative |
We do have some floating around in Chamber guides and we also offer discounts to seniors, AAA, military, and teachers.
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Juanita S
19 November 2015|
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Tickets are $8.00 each and are valid for the whole day if you want to leave for lunch and come back.
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Juanita S
19 November 2015|
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Response from SCTHer | Reviewed this property |
As of November 2015, the admission price is $8 for those 3 and up. Under 3 is free. Teachers get in free with school ID. There are also discounts for AAA, military members, senior citizens and other offers found in the... More
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