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Hill Country Science Mill, Johnson City

(4.9/5 based on 40 reviews on the web)
Discover the fun of science at the Hill Country Science Mill in Johnson City! This family destination offers a fun, interactive learning environment for all ages. Through cutting-edge exhibits, games and programs, the non-profit science center expands understanding and appreciation of science in everyday life.

Housed in an historic 1880s mill, the Science Mill features more than 25 world-class exhibits, a 3D theater, interactive maker stations and an on-site café. Students can log on after their visit for more information about careers as scientists, engineers, researchers and technology leaders of tomorrow. Visit for information on hours, special events, field trips and summer camps.
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  • We visited on a Saturday and it was not crowded. This museum focuses on interactive exhibits. You won't just look, you experiment, build, test. You can spend a lot of time at one exhibit (if there is ...  more »
  • This architecturally pleasing, meticulously crafted array of scientific, technologic hands-on activities are both educational and enjoyable. The outdoor area also presents a variety of science related...  more »
  • We visited the Science Mill with our grandchildren and everybody had a terrific time. The interactive exhibits and thought provoking puzzles and DNA matching was a treat. This is a place that's a hit ...  more »
  • Simply a wonderful, engaging, multi sensory educational experience that is brilliantly designed to make use of the unique and rustic spaces. The science mill celebrates all the history of the buildings with all of the promise of technology and the future. My four children, ages 9 months to 7 years loved every minute, almost as much add I did!
  • A wonderful technology-education focused children's museum. My 6 year old daughter was highly engaged on every exhibit. Take your kids.
  • This is the most amazing place with the most current up-to-date technology to share
  • Great little museum. What I like is that is not overwhelming like the big museums that you end up not knowing what to do.
  • Lots of great fun with learning tools I think i had as much fun as the 9 year old did We got there about 12:30 and were having fun all the way until closing time at 4