The Discovery - Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum, Reno

4.6
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At The Discovery, you can travel between the past and the future, without any effort at all. We have 67,000 square feet of science, art, history, construction, destruction, live performances and extinct animals. We’ve got The Shop, Spark!Lab Smithsonian, Da Vinci’s Corner, the Cloud Climber, an 80-foot-long river, a gallery where it’s nighttime all day long, and a whole bunch more hands-on things to see and do.

For more information about admission, memberships, special events, and much more, visit nvdm.org.
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The Discovery - Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum Reviews
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  • My first visit to the Discovery Museum was as a chaperone for a kindergarten field trip. Believe it or not, I had a great time! There were lots of fun hands on activities throughout the museum. Very i...  more »
  • Lots of interactive and active learning stations. Reasonable priced with a play area/structure that will burn off energy!  more »
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  • We go almost every week and the kids never get board, we actually spend more time there every week. This place is amazing and they keep changing the activities, which keeps it fresh. The yearly membership is the best deal around when you have small children and need things to do in the winter.
  • This place has so much to do! Not a minute of boredom. We spent the better part of 5 hours in there and every minute was constructive. Take the kids...go alone...take a group. Well worth the money.

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