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Spark Museum of Electrical Invention

1312 Bay St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4322
+1 360-788-3886
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Was an ok visit...

I was on vacation and decided to visit with my 7 year old one day. Took quite some time driving... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
PurpleHorse49
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Vancouver, Canada
Light'em up

This little museum is jam packed with interesting little tidbits all about the developments in... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2016
Ken W
,
Everett, Washington
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The Spark Museum of Electrical Invention offers an exciting and educational experience for audiences of all ages. Compelling, interactive exhibits spanning four centuries of scientific achievement and cultural heritage are featured in a world-class collection of unique objects including the giant "MegaZapper" Tesla Coil which produces nine-foot lightning bolts! The Spark Museum displays the inventions and innovations that changed the course of human history.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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1312 Bay St, Bellingham, WA 98225-4322
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

I was on vacation and decided to visit with my 7 year old one day. Took quite some time driving around for quite some time to find a parking spot - on a weekday so I didn't think it should be so difficult we finally...More

Thank PurpleHorse49
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This little museum is jam packed with interesting little tidbits all about the developments in electricity powered goodies, It is great educational tool for youngsters and wonderful for the old whom have forgotten what it was like.

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 4 August 2016

The collection of items is vast and interesting. I wish all cases however, were labeled and groups of items identified. Quite a few were not, but docents were around to answer questions. We went on a Wednesday and got their in time for a demonstration...More

Thank foxml
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I learned more about electricity in the hour demonstration than I ever learned in science class. The Show was so entertaining, eye catching and LOUD! Bring ear plugs and prepare to be amazed. The museum itself was quite well done, but to get full benefit...More

1  Thank PattiWall
Reviewed 31 July 2016

My husband lightly dragged me into this museum to see it, and I'm glad he did. It's really well done with lots and lots to see and it's well documented. I found it really interesting and it's worth visiting.

Thank BCWendy
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Four of us girls decided to go visit the Spark Museum. Tana Granack was wonderful in showing us the Tesla coil, explaining the history of the Spark Museum and the exhibits. We spent more time than we thought we would and had an awesome time....More

Thank Janis S
Reviewed 9 July 2016

If you enjoy technology, or radio history, then this museum is for you! If not, you might not like everything, but everyone should love the show. Who could not enjoy all the fireworks of a really big van de Graff generator.

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 4 July 2016

A neat museum with lots of reading and history. A few hands-on experiments for adult/kids to try out.

Thank Lysette D
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Well worth the price of admission if you are interesting in electricity. Also, fun for kids I would think - a bit goofy which is what makes it so appealing. Also, an amazing and huge collection of materials relevant to the topic such as vacuum...More

Thank Lasuvera
Reviewed 16 June 2016

There is a lot to see and do here. A minute after we arrived we were given a demonstration of a number of static machines. I was greatly for this review, and it certainly enhanced the remainder of our visit.

Thank BegumRegan
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