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Science North

100 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, Ontario P3E 5S9, Canada
+1 705-522-3701
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Must visit in Sudbury

This is a wonderful science museum for young or old. The staff are friendly and helpful and since... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Irina K
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Toronto, Canada
Always interesting

I just love Science North, the staff and all the things you can do and play with. I have been... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Anna M
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Brampton, Canada
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Let your imagination soar at Science North! Explore the fun side of science in your everyday life at Northern Ontario's most popular tourist attraction. A newly designed and renovated 3rd floor Northern Ecosystems exhibit gets you up close to our resident beaver, porcupine, skunk and much more! Visit the new nocturnal room and see what flying squirrels and bats do at night! Don't miss live science shows, special exhibits, IMAX(R) 3D, the digital Planetarium, the F. Jean MacLeod Butterfly Gallery, and four floors of interactive science experiences.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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100 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury, Ontario P3E 5S9, Canada
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+1 705-522-3701
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a wonderful science museum for young or old. The staff are friendly and helpful and since its not very crowded you can spend all the time you want doing many hands-on activities without feeling rushed. We also loved the 3D IMAX film. Well...More

Thank Irina K
Reviewed 4 days ago

I just love Science North, the staff and all the things you can do and play with. I have been there several times and I never get bored.

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My young children love science North. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. However the cost associated with taking two adults and and 3 kids is far too expensive. Close to a hundred bucks for the same old exhibits seems steep. Considering the fact that...More

Thank Christopher S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited today thinking we would be staying for an hour or two. 5 hours later we were still there planning when to come back! It was just fantastic for all of us- adults and kids. There was so much to do and the staff...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Husband and I went here on our honeymoon we had a lovely visit lots to do and see enjoyed the learning end of it would have been a lot more fun if we had kids but as two adults it was pretty good.

Thank Haileynmarie
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your review and congratulations! I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Science North. We hope that the rest of your honeymoon is fantastic and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago

My 11-year-old daughter, 14-year-old son and even myself enjoy the stone carving workshop in Science North. The staffs there are very friendly and helpful. My daughter lost her bracelet there and the staff send it back to us by mail in a few days.More

Thank JeanMay_Wang
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi — Thank you for your review! I'm glad that you and your family enjoyed your visit to Science North (and had fun with the lapidary lab!). I'm happy that we were able to locate your daughter's bracelet and get it back to you! We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited Science North with my grand children several times. They love the place! There are so many interesting activities for them to do. I have a hard time keeping up with them. They love to be able to discover new activities every time...More

Thank Anita L
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anita — thank you for your lovely review! I'm so happy to hear that you and your grandchildren enjoy playing at Science North and discovering our new experiences when you visit. We look forward to your next visit with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been going to Scince North for 20 years. Great displays, IMAX and activities. A whole day of fun!

Thank Vanessa G
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Vanessa! Thank you for your review, and for being a visitor with us for 20 years! That's awesome! We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our visit and the grand kids had a great time. They enjoy the visit and interactive items

Thank Joey H
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Joey — thank you for your review! I'm happy to read that you enjoyed your visit with your grandkids. We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kids and their parents enjoyed this museum. Loved how it was built thru a meteor. The whale fossil was awesome and huge. The butterflies were cool and touching bugs was alot of fun. The 4d show was a bit more 3d than 4 but...More

Thank Kim L
NinaNesseth, Manager at Science North, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kim — Thank you for your review and for your lovely comments about the science centre! It really is an amazing building, built right into rock and highlighting features like the Creighton fault, which runs right through the centre, and our real fin whale...More

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kathysless
8 July 2017|
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Response from AmyHenson | Property representative |
Thank you so much for reaching out to us. Yes, Science North is a full-day attraction. IN fact, many of our visitors comment how they could have easily needed another day to visit and do all the things we have to offer at... More
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Laura M
3 July 2017|
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Response from NinaNesseth | Property representative |
Hi Laura —  If you're looking for a multi-day visit, the Dynamic Duo pass offers the best value. With the Dynamic Duo pass you gain admission to both science centres (Science North and Dynamic Earth) and your choice of an... More
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