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Perot Museum of Nature and Science

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Address: 2201 N Field St, Dallas, TX 75201-1704
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+1 214-428-5555
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Inspiring minds through nature and science.

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US$46.00*
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Great displays, diverse content

I love that this museum had dinosaurs, mammals, energy, minerals, birds, and workshops/activities all under one roof plus much more. The best part, however, is the way the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 September 2016
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Humble, Texas
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Humble, Texas
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I love that this museum had dinosaurs, mammals, energy, minerals, birds, and workshops/activities all under one roof plus much more. The best part, however, is the way the museum displays and explains the exhibits. It is not just a hall of items with placards, but an evolution where you build your learning item by item, happily interrupted by interactive exhibits... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

The museum had real stuffed animals on display. There were rocks, minerals and plenty of information to read. It has 4 levels, so each floor is a different Era. Lots of interactive games for kids. Lacks the level of Archaeology artifacts to be at a professional level. This is more for family and beginners. Everything here is in a College... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We have visited this museum twice within two years. It is sort of on the pricey side but definitely offers a lot for every age group. You will also get some great views of the city!

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Garland, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I absolutely love this museum! We have been several times and it seems to offer something new every visit. There are several floors with interesting things on each level for people of all ages. One of my favorite areas to visit is the section which is about natural disasters - they have a platform that you step on to as... More 

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Gladewater
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This museum is huge. It has a lot of hands on things for the kids to do. I found as an adult that I enjoyed them just as much as the children did. The buildings architecture is spectacular. It has a snack area. The price of admission is very reasonable.

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Hillcrest, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Truly an amazing experience for all age groups and genders!! My girlfriend and I went a few hours before closing and we could not get through all the activities and interesting facts that the Perot Museum of Nature and Science had to offer! So, what did we do, we went back the next day and completed all the fun things... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Whether going with children, alone or adults, this museum is great! They have ever changing displays and areas of emphasis. It is a beautifully designed building that makes you enjoy it even more to just walk through it. It is very inspiring and educational and I really love that they cater to teachers and schools.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We attended with our 3 year old grandson and other family members. He enjoyed many of the exhibits. The kids area is a lot of fun. His favorite is the brick area. It is very creatively designed for lots of imaginative play. The craft area is also great. Upstairs the exhibits are really interesting and well laid out. You need... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Interesting place, in my opinion, more for the younger generations. Several Tex-Mex options across street.

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

It is a good place for kids. Nothing much for adults but still one time visit is good. Very small, but architecture of the building is cool

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