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Discovery Center

Closed Now: 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Exciting for several Generations

I've been visiting the Discovery Center since it first opened up. As a child is was exciting to... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
Courtnee H
Nice Place

This is a smaller museum, compared to Glen Rose or Petersburg, KY. However, I thought the guided... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2018
North Texas
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1 Aug 2018
“Exciting for several Generations”
28 Jul 2018
“Nice Place”
Discovery Center is a Creation Museum that has been serving the Abilene area for over 15 years. Prepare to experience the evidences of the true origin of the universe, earth and all life on earth through a biblical worldview. Attractions include our...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Corner of S. 8th & Butternut, Abilene, TX 79602
+1 325-673-5050
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

I've been visiting the Discovery Center since it first opened up. As a child is was exciting to learn how science was just God's creation! I recently got to take a friend's child and she was just as excited about Rodney the Robert as I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Courtnee H
Reviewed July 28, 2018

This is a smaller museum, compared to Glen Rose or Petersburg, KY. However, I thought the guided tour was excellent and informative. It was interactive for the kids and well presented. Also, the Israel exhibit is beautiful and impressive.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank txdorsey
Reviewed July 27, 2018

In a world of fake news, it is so nice to visit a place that speaks truth about our Lord and Creation.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

This is definitely worth checking out regardless of your worldview. A lot of scientific evidence you probably haven't seen (and some you have), all presented with a Biblical interpretation that totally makes sense!

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Landon C
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Sadly, this center has remained open while stating claims that all legitimate scientists know are untrue. When I say all legitimate scientists, I am including those who are professing Christians as well. Go to the Christian universities in town and you will see that the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Amy B
Paul C, General Manager at Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2018

Dear Amy, We appreciate that you came to visit the Discovery Center recently, however you have come to some very wrong conclusions about the information we share here at the center. You fail to give one example of "unscientific" information you say we share in...More

Reviewed July 24, 2017

A must go, never seen or visited any place like this. If you are a believer, a must go, if you are a non-believer, a must go. Kids loves this place. Wish our community supported this place like it does the Grace Museum. I wish...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Sckotty
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Interesting and accurate presentation of information. Very detailed therefore not appropriate for young children

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Gaye H
Reviewed March 16, 2016

This is a great place to go with your family. My grandkids want to come see what's new every time they come visit us. There is a Titanic tour available as well as the standard creation tour. I will note, however, that the posted opening...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank txgwen
Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

I went to the Discovery Center curiously. I knew what I was about to run into. In the spirit of exploration, I Marco Polo'd my way on in. The couple who runs this place are welcoming and enthusiastic; obviously excited to share the observations they...More

Date of experience: July 2015
26  Thank bethieblues
DiscoveryCenter2014, Manager at Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2016

Dear Bethie, Thank you for your input regarding your visit to the Discovery Center. We regret that you felt misled as to the purpose of this museum. We are unapologetically a Creation Museum and address topics in our museum that reflect a biblical worldview. Our...More

Reviewed July 15, 2015

Me and my husband and 3 kids visited the Discovery Center and we were amazed at the vast amount of knowledge that Tommy and Carolyn Walden possess! They presented clear and concise facts about creationism and intelligent life! They are inspiring and uplifting as they...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Karen M
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November 22, 2018|
Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Thank you for visiting. We are working on making our presence known in the community. Your word of mouth and favorable rating will help us to achieve this goal. Come again.