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WonderLab

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Address: 308 W 4th St, Bloomington, IN 47404
Phone Number:
+1 812-337-1337
Today
09:30 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The WonderLab Museum of Science, Health & Technology is an...

The WonderLab Museum of Science, Health & Technology is an award-winning science museum and popular destination for family fun! The museum offers two floors of exciting hands-on experiences for visitors of all ages! These include a two-story grapevine climbing maze, close encounters with live animals, the Bubble-Airium, and a special area with science adventures for very young children. WonderLab is an accessible facility. Amenities include a gift store, vending/snack area, and outdoor garden. WonderLab is located on the B-Line Trail in the heart of the Bloomington entertainment and arts district (BEAD). See WonderLab’s website for special programs and events, discount admission opportunities, special exhibitions, private party rentals, high visitation alerts, and more.

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Great Place to take the kids

Love this place. Both kids enjoyed their time here. Perfect for not having to drive up to Indy which is a little to big to see everything. Michelle H helped us out a whole bunch... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Spencer, Indiana
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Spencer, Indiana
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this place. Both kids enjoyed their time here. Perfect for not having to drive up to Indy which is a little to big to see everything. Michelle H helped us out a whole bunch, and made us feel welcomed.

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Thank sdgray10999
Porter County
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the WonderLab. It's relatively small, but an entertaining place to spend a couple of hours, especially on bad weather days. The last time I took my son, he was about 13 and didn't really want to go but we were in Bloomington for a football game and the weather was horrible so he was agreed. He was surprised... More 

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Thank nsak
Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Our 18 month-old grandson loved WonderLab, especially the exciting water table. Even at his young age, he was able to make wondrous things happen, all by himself! This little boy's attention was focused for hours and mom, dad, and grandparents had a terrific time, too.

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Thank leslecomte
Bloomington, Indiana
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing place for a family to go.Very reasonable to get in.Lot of things for children of all ages!!

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Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great way to have fun with the grandkids and encourage intellectual development and exercise while having a blast.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

It is small, but the price is high. This makes this a non busy place that is very clean and easy to get in. There are larger places to go, but not an nice with everything working. I don't mind paying the extra for a little extra.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Bloomington is lucky to have such a high quality and larger than average small museum in a small town. Hands on, geared towards children of all ages. A great way to spend an afternoon with your family.

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Greg M, Public Relations Manager at WonderLab, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The site itself is a very remarkable mix of activities. There are hands on activities like building and puzzle solving along with challenges like a bouldering wall and a enclosed climbing net. In addition, the lab hosts different events geared towards kids. While we were there, musicians from a local orchestra were on site with their instruments for kids to... More 

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Thank lukqbwr4
Greg M, Public Relations Manager at WonderLab, responded to this review

Thanks so much sharing your experience at WonderLab. We appreciate the feedback and hope to see you again sometime soon. More 

Carmel, Indiana
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193 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stopped in the Wonderlab with our two granddaughters, so they could experience the various activities they offer. They have many areas for the kids to roam and have hands-on experiences, but the one with balls, water and various things to do with water probably was the most entertaining. The also had mechanical devices that produced electricity to light up... More 

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Thank Dave46033
Greg M, Public Relations Manager at WonderLab, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting WonderLab and writing a review. We update our exhibits often, so we hope that you stop by and see us again. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My 5 year old daughter had such a great time spending the morning at Wonderlab. Lots of hands-on activities for all ages. Well worth the entrance fee. Would love to visit again.

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Thank Roline E
Greg M, Public Relations Manager at WonderLab, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. We hope to see you again soon! More 

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