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Center of Science and Industry (COSI), Columbus
(3.9/5 based on 950+ reviews on the web)
Try out 300 interactive themed exhibits at Center of Science and Industry (COSI) and learn scientific facts and principles through play. Test gravity on different planets and explore the physical nature of oceans. Learn things that scientists have discovered about the body, mind, and spirit. Test your senses with illusions and mind games. A seven-story 3-D screen with surround sound will transport you inside molecules, into outer space, and to the Earth's distant lands. In a 30,000 sq m (320,000 sq ft) space, the center sees over half million visitors per year. Add Center of Science and Industry (COSI) and other attractions to your Columbus trip itinerary using our Columbus itinerary maker.
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  • Cosi is amazing. We buy a family pass and go multiple times a year. There is so much to do and learn here. Many hands on exhibits. My favorite place is the kids pretend area....makes me feel like a li...  more »
  • Much better atmosphere than the old facility! It's modern and less crammed together. Exhibits are interactive and well thought out. If your kids are into science this is a must do! 
  • My daughter and her family are members, so when I came to town, she brought her daughter and I on Friday afternoon. It was very busy with school groups, but there was enough to do that we were able to...  more »