Catawba Science Center, Hickory

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#3 of 7 in Things to do in Hickory
Nonprofit science and technology museum featuring freshwater and saltwater aquarium exhibits and a digital planetarium. Traveling exhibits rotate throughout the year.
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  • I gave 4 stars because a lot of exhibits were broken or had broken pieces. It was a very neat museum and worth at least one visit. You can tell there was thoughtful consideration while putting the mus...  more »
  • We've been here several times with our 3 and 4 year old granddaughter's and it is a really nice place to take kids for a few hours. We went there for the solar eclipse in August and the staff and volu...  more »
  • Always when my grandchildren go to the exhibits they come back telling me all the new things that they are seeing and learning about. Great place to spend a rainy afternoon this summer.  more »
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  • I went on a field trip there. Loved it. #moravian falls elementary 3rd grade class of 2016 (Crawford)
  • Had a great time with the new Gross Lab exhibit!
  • It's kinda limited and expensive, but for what it has is a good place to go on or for a trip. Many interesting exhibits.
  • We try to go a couple times a year. Always fun.
  • I've been going here for a long time now and I love it every time

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