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Gateway to Science

1810 Schafer St Ste 1, Bismarck, ND 58501-1218
+1 701-258-1975
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Best Science Exhibit for K-8

We had to kill some time in Bismarck and were fortunate enough to come across this attraction. The... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Steve G
Denver, Colorado
My 8-year old really enjoyed it.

Took my 8-year old daughter who likes hands on activities. She really liked it. There were some... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Sarah J
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Gateway to Science is North Dakota's hands-on science center. With exhibits to touch and discover, Gateway to Science is an educational, hands-on, entertaining experience for visitors of all ages. Admission: $7.00 Adults, $4.00 Children (4-17), Children under 4 are free with paid adult admission
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
2 Mar 2017
“Fun for the kids”
17 Jan 2017
“Hands on learning!”
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1810 Schafer St Ste 1, Bismarck, ND 58501-1218
+1 701-258-1975
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We had to kill some time in Bismarck and were fortunate enough to come across this attraction. The exhibits are well crafted and cover multiple aspects of science from simple machines, visual effects/optics, communication, electricity, and even some great brain teasers. My daughters are going...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Took my 8-year old daughter who likes hands on activities. She really liked it. There were some activities she spent a long time on, some she checked out and passed by but she did everything. We were there for 4 hours. There are just a...More

1  Thank Sarah J
Reviewed 2 March 2017

great place for kids to have some fun and have hands on learning experiences. good shopping and food near by.

Thank roamawaywithus
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My son's class went during a class trip. All the students seemed to enjoy the displays and we as adults did too. They really try to make science fun and interesting for the kids. I would recommend it for other classes to go. Good for...More

Thank Roanne T
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We've been to Gateway to Science 3 times over the past few years and we enjoy it every time. The people there know what they are talking about and make the visit interesting.

Thank MyPrairieGirl
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

There are neat things to do here nice science projects, Grandson liked very much, he is 5 years old. Think Adults entry price is a little high at $6.50.

Thank DBsputer
Reviewed 8 June 2016

We spent about an hour and a half in the GTS with my son and 5 year-old grandson. They have many new exhibits in preparation of their expansion in the next couple of years. The exhibits are fun to play with but demonstrate basic scientific...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 4 February 2016

I was a little concerned that the activities would be too advanced for my 4 year old son but I was totally wrong. He had a blast. He was building with carbon molecules and playing with water and using flip flops to play a pipe...More

1  Thank missyh606
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Gateway to Science is by no means flashy or new, but my boys had a great time. It is not a big place and there are no huge exhibits, but there were a lot of exhibits and quite a few that engaged my kids. And...More

1  Thank MotleyCrew4
Reviewed 10 November 2014

When my father came out for a visit I wanted to go somewhere we hadn't taken him before, so I thought we would try this. My kids loved it! I have 4 kids ages 1-6. They didn't understand the exhibits but they loved playing with...More

3  Thank Ecrook
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