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1 Science Park Boston MA 02114

Museum of Science, Boston

1 Science Park Boston MA 02114

(617) 723-2500

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The Museum's mission is to play a leading role in transforming the nation's relationship with science and technology. This role becomes ever more important as science and technology shape and reshape our lives and world, and it means we: Promote active citizenship informed by the world of science and technology Inspire lifelong appreciation of the importance and impact of science and engineering Encourage young people of all backgrounds to explore and develop their interests in understanding the natural and human-made worldTo do this, we will continue to build our position as a leader in the world's museum community and use our educational perspective as an informal learning institution to help the formal pre K-12 education system.
  • Mon: 9am-5pm
  • Tue: 9am-5pm
  • Wed: 9am-5pm
  • Thu: 9am-5pm
  • Fri: 9am-9pm
  • Sat: 9am-5pm
  • Sun: 9am-5pm
Parking The Museum's on-site garage provides hourly parking for approximately 850 cars on a first-come, first-served basis. .
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based on 368 Reviews
03/25/2014 Vivian W.
Everything started really good and everything seemed perfect. Until I was at one station looking and try out some experiments and I put my backpack in the floor while I keep trying this new...
03/24/2014 K Tanna K.
We came here on a Sunday from 1-4pm with our 2 yr old. The live animal show and lightning show was great. It kept her engaged for the most part. It's great that everything is so hands-on. I...
03/02/2014 Ali L.
What a lovely experience! If you go on the weekend, expect a massive parade of children and families. Still, the over all vibe with Museum of Science is a nice. If you do have kids, check the...
02/24/2014 Leanne C.
As an engineer who has taught and mentored in the past, the presentation for educational purposes laid out within the museum is very well done. Watching kids get excited to interact (and cleverly...
02/23/2014 Kerri R.
I had the wonderful opportunity to bring a child (mentoring program) that had never been to the Museum before. I know the Museum quite well as I had worked there years ago. We ALL had a great...
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