Don Harrington Discovery Center, Amarillo

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  • June 20, 2017
    Right outside discovery center is a free water park and playground. Shaded area. Good for all ages. Can make a quick stop while traveling through Amarillo. Very nice!  more »
  • June 9, 2017
    This is a great science exhibit with some really cool movies and Planetarium shows! The exhibits change throughout the year so check back from time to time - but it's really a great learning place for...  more »
  • April 5, 2017
    Stopped in with young grand kids and was very impressed with the quality and number of hands on exhibits. There were displays for all age levels and we were able to keep a 2 year old and 6 year old en...  more »
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  • May 28, 2017
    If you want to take your children out for some fun activities this is the place. It is a great location with access to an outdoor play area as well. They do children activities throughout the day. And if you get their family membership you can get free or reduced coast access to to many other science places across the US.
  • June 13, 2017
    We had a great experience! Our 7 yr old grandaughter didn't want to leave after 4 hours! We adults were just as fascinated.
  • May 31, 2017
    No one else has mentioned it but there is a really cool helium statue out front it was very interesting built in 1968 it has four time capsules in it..... pretty cool to see...
  • June 30, 2017
    This place is awesome and the kids would probably spend a week here if they could.
  • June 17, 2017
    Great place for kids to learn about science and discover new things.

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