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Da Vinci Science Center

3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
+1 484-664-1002
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our out of town visitors loved their visit

we had 4 adults and a 6 y.o. There is plenty to keep everyone (including the adults) busy for an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pj K
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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
Hands on and interesting

This is a very well done venue with a lot of hands on exhibits for both kids and adults. I found... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SouthSkookPorkchop
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Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
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+1 484-664-1002
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we had 4 adults and a 6 y.o. There is plenty to keep everyone (including the adults) busy for an entire day. Vending machine snacks are available or you can bring your own. The exhibits are clean and user friendly. We also attended the special...More

Thank Pj K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very well done venue with a lot of hands on exhibits for both kids and adults. I found myself getting fascinated as much as the kids. Its a good day with the kids - grab lunch somewhere in Allentown and spend a...More

Thank SouthSkookPorkchop
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw a series of seminars being put on at the Da Vinci Center in Allentown - FREE for AAA Members, so I called and signed up. Our kids are grown, but have a new grandson, so thought it would be a good place to...More

Thank trytogetawayoften
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited over the weekend with 5 young children (baby - 6 years old) and they all enjoyed themselves. We were able to spend time at each exhibit and have some fun learning experiences.

Thank andersbeme
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Fun hands on science center. Lots of interactive exhibits for all ages. Great way to spend an afternoon with your kids.

Thank shoetravelers
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This place is absolutely cool. It's smaller than many science museums like Liberty science center, but 1- it's much better organized in many ways, 2 - it's never-ever as crowded as museums closer to NYC. We went there twice in three months and a bunch...More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Da Vinci Science Center is a great place for young children. We took our grandchildren and they were facinated by the displays and especially the hands-on atmosphere where they could actually touch and play with the displays.

Thank Garry B
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Grandkids love this place! So much to learn. Exhibits always changing, and the old favorites are fun to watch them "growing in to them". Good speakers and great gift shop. Staff very helpful in explaining and challenging the kids on what they are seeing and...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I love this place and my grandchildren have been there so often with me that I'm sure they think it's an extension of my home. There are so many interesting activities and always thoughtful staff and volunteers. You can learn, play and observe at your...More

Thank vicki w
Reviewed 5 September 2017

A little expensive for what they have to offer. We took my 3 year old who likes science and there was not a lot for her there but she did have a good time. It is easy to do in just a couple of hours.

Thank midm0sie
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Annika L
27 November 2017|
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Response from danielle m | Reviewed this property |
While the center is geared towards childhood STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) education, there are many exhibits of interest to any person with that orientation. My Spouse and I are tech savvy and three times... More
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jal7l
3 March 2017|
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Response from COLEVILLE | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I don't know. Your best bet would be to call the museum.
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IwannagotoHawaiiiii
1 February 2015|
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It was a school trip, we had over 30 kids, all 4th graders. There were birthday parties there at the same time and they were for about 10 or 12 kids. All in all, it's well run and they keep things organized and moving... More
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