Buffalo Museum of Science, Buffalo

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  • September 25, 2017
    Visited with my sister and young nephew. The exhibits were small and sparse. The woman who we purchased our entrance fees from seemed very disinterested and rudley advised of closed exhibits and a clo...  more »
  • September 14, 2017
    The transformation of this museum to kid and family friendly is wonderful. Many hands on learning opportunities. Nice theater for 3D movie by National Geographic  more »
  • September 11, 2017
    The top floor was under construction during our visit but the kids still had plenty to see and do. They did not want to leave the kinetics area. We will return to see the new Space exhibits soon.  more »
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  • June 20, 2017
    Great place for all ages-- had my 3 and half year old and my 1 year old there and they didn't want to leave. We still didn't do everything because they spent a lot of time on some areas. Loved it.
  • May 2, 2017
    I took my eight month old son and six year old nephew, and they had so much fun. There are so many interactive exhibits where kids can build, play and learn. I wasn't sure how good this place would be, but we spent half a day here and I would recommend it to anyone with kids. The staff are really nice. The only downfall is that they only sell popcorn and candy for food. We were hoping to eat a meal while we were here and had to settle for snacks.
  • April 1, 2017
    Great for kids to play - on the ground floor is a decent-sized play area with lots of toys and foam building blocks. The rest of the floors have various interactive exhibits for them to enjoy. A yearly membership is quite reasonable - around $80 for a family of 4 & 1 guest.
  • April 23, 2017
    Affordable and fun!!! Plenty of interactive exhibits, which makes for an enjoyable experience. The staff are attentive and personable. There's always something new and interesting going on. Always a good time here!!!
  • June 29, 2017
    I was very disappointed that the Science Museum decided to offer discounts/special rates to only people living within certain zip codes. What's wrong with everyone else in all the other zip codes! I really think this is unfair, discriminatory and shouldn't be allowed. I think you should reconsider.

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