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California Science Center

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Space Shuttle Endeavour on display in the California Science Center's Samuel Oschin Pavilion. Please reserve your passes online or by phone. Explore over 100 permanent interactive science exhibits spanning several galleries. Admission to permanent...more
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700 Exposition Park Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90037-1254
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place to learn a lot of science and see a Space Shuttle. Just seeing that was worth it. There are a lot of exhibits here so take your time and take it all in. By the way, kids love this place so it's a...More

Thank GeorgeVreelandHill
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I went to see the King Tut exhibit. It was so worth it. Things that have never been out of Egypt were on view. I was amazed at the detail and loved all the information that was given about what all the...More

Thank Sunshine113336
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked for both the King Tutankum exhibition and the Space Shuttle Endeavour. The King Tut exhibition was just amazing. Very well presented and very educational. I really liked that the numbers going in where controlled so everyone got a good look and opportunity to...More

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is not the first Tut exhibit I’ve seen, but it’s certainly the best. I came away with not only information about what the tomb contained, but who located it and how. The multi-media approach works for me! We chose the Treasures of Egypt IMAX...More

Thank annpriv
Reviewed 5 days ago

Although I saw the original LA exhibit many years ago, the CSC did a fantastic job on this presentation.

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 6 days ago

its a great place to educate the kids, and free of charge but you need to pay a small amount of $ to see the space shuttle (its just your choice). the rest is great anyway.

Thank cpos0000
Reviewed 6 days ago

Sensational.If you get the chance to visit please do so.This will give you the trials and tribulations of space.

Thank maatte47
Reviewed 6 days ago

The museum is amazing. It's so cool to see a real live Space Shuttle inside the museum. I've been the museum three times and they keep bringing back amazing exhibitions to keep me coming back. The first time was Pompeii, the 2nd time to bring...More

Thank GeneK27
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building and exhibitions was great. We even caught an IMAX on space which was awesome l. Fairly priced for entry, food and refreshments, even the gift store was reasonable.

Thank WinnsAve
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes, they do not have every piece of the tut tomb. But if you do your research you will know what to expect. These pieces are so amazing and such beautiful priceless pieces of history. To move such amazing artifacts is a feat all alone....More

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Cowgirlvjs
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
A minimum of two hours for King Tut and an additional two hours for the shuttle would be my suggestion. It varies, of course, depending upon the individual. Have fun!
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TiredWorldTraveler
August 5, 2018|
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Response from divagreta2016 | Reviewed this property |
When TUT first visited the US the mask was in the mix of all things tomb. But now--not in the display. If you are intent on seeing the mask--wait a while. A new museum is being built to hold all things Tut and when it opens... More
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Gary M
July 10, 2018|
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Response from stravel146 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, but you can check their web site
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