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Museum of Arts and Sciences

4182 Forsyth Rd, Macon, GA 31210-4869
+1 912-477-3232
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Outstanding museum for family to teach grandkids!

Wonderful location and ample parking. Museum was magical as you walk into front. So many sights... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gregoryg2017
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New Orleans, LA, United States
Trip to see festival of trees

This was my first trip to the museum. It is very much geared toward young kids. The dresses were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Baybug2012
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Macon, Georgia
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Features a fossilized whale said to be more than 40 million years old.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4182 Forsyth Rd, Macon, GA 31210-4869
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful location and ample parking. Museum was magical as you walk into front. So many sights to see. We used a map of the museum and traveled the entire complex in awe of the wonderful displays and interactive stations. Watching our grandson pretend to be...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first trip to the museum. It is very much geared toward young kids. The dresses were neat. It was not busy at all. Hopefully exhibits will be geared toward more adults.

Thank Baybug2012
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I took my wife and grandson on to tour the museum back in July. the place offered a lot of interesting exhibits, art, science and a Planetarium & Observatory. Definitely worth the time and meager entrance fee.

Thank Cognitivedoc
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The 8 women wanted to go here to the large Christmas tree display. I was not to happy but glad I went in. We had time to see the science part of the museum, snakes, and many great displays for everyone to look at. However,...More

1  Thank backhoe409
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This place was kept with lots of hands-on activities for kids to do. The entry cost includes the planetarium show and animal show and even the gyroscope ride. Best place to spend time with your kids in the Macon area

Thank Jerrodborder
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The planitarium show was informative and had a cute cartoon for the children to learn with. The global presentations were very informative also.

Thank ArdellaH
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is a nice little museum to take the kids. There are live animal exhibits, science exhibits, and a planetarium among other things. Good way to spend a couple of hours out of the heat.

Thank Annette D
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I really enjoyed the planetarium. The other exhibits were very nice as well. I attended this museum as part of a conference. The drive from town was nice as well as we passed some historic sites.

Thank amypH6034PS
Reviewed 2 June 2017

There are a lot of activities for kids to do here! I highly recommend this! However, I am not a fan of the "captured/saved animals...hopefully one day they will change that up for something more innovative and inspiring... I think children could use a place...More

Thank travlin0602
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The Museum of Arts and Sciences in Macon, Georgia is hidden gem off the beaten path that can best be described as a destination spot for school field trips. This is not the Smithsonian; nor is it trying to be. What it is is an...More

1  Thank daleth67
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