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Challenger Learning Center

200 S Duval St, Tallahassee, FL 32301-1738
+1 850-645-7827
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Very Interesting Place to Visit

Lots of hands on things for children to try. Loved the planatarium show. Very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jean W
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Tampa, Florida, United States
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This museum is expensive and has little to see unless you are a teacher and are taking students to... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Nancy R
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Tallahassee, Florida
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The Challenger Learning Center of Tallahassee is a 32,000 square-foot facility located on beautiful Kleman Plaza in downtown Tallahassee. The Center is the K-12 outreach facility of the Florida A&M University - Florida State University College of Engineering and uses aerospace as a theme to foster long-term interest in math, science, engineering and technology; create positive learning experiences; and motivate students to pursue higher education and careers in these fields. To accomplish this mission, the Challenger Learning Center features a state-of-the-art Space Mission Simulator and utilizes the immersiveness of an IMAX 3D Theatre and the Downtown Digital Dome Theatre & Planetarium.
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200 S Duval St, Tallahassee, FL 32301-1738
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of hands on things for children to try. Loved the planatarium show. Very interesting and informative.

Thank Jean W
Reviewed 1 December 2017

This museum is expensive and has little to see unless you are a teacher and are taking students to experience the mission activity.

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I've been here to see both Wonder Woman, ( 2 times) and Transformers. It's a beautiful theater and great place to learn about different things. The staff is very friendly. A great place to bring your kids or grandkids.

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 2 October 2017

volunteers and staff went all out to make sure their many visitors had a great time. The IMAX theater is loads of fun and the gift shop is unique. Where else can you get NASA freeze dried ice cream!

Thank rignanesegang
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We spent a great deal of time here - wonderful IMAX Theater and the Planetarium is also a great place to learn a great deal abut our universe. You need to just kick back and let the place wash over you.

Thank fireman452
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We spent some solid time here learning about the planets in the Center's Surround-Sound theatre. Truly Amazing. The guides in the Center taught us so much about NASA and the planets. Things we didn't know--and the theater is really spectacular.

Thank tkanjas
Reviewed 24 August 2017

My wife and I had a blast at the Solar Eclipse Viewing at teh Challenger Learning Center. We got the special glasses and watched a few of the shows.

Thank Mel_CanJamusa
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A real treasure for a small town like Tallahassee. The planetarium is really great and the Imax theater is fabulous. We often get to see a real great Imax version of a movie at a price similar to a regular theater. I hope that they...More

Thank stravel2017
Reviewed 29 July 2017

A nice little learning center and it even has a small Imax. Of course it is not on the scale that most leaning centers has but this is a tiny town so it was a nice surprise.

Thank Hermon D
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I really like the place but somtimes they can be really mean but the planetariam is awsome and the movie is very good they have great nonfictinal movies

Thank carolinenole
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