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Explore and discover with more than 200 dynamic hands-on exhibits and five-story IMAX 3D Theater that puts you in the center of the action. Open daily, 365 days a year, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun noon-6pm with extended IMAX® hours on most evenings. General admission $20 adults; $17 children 2 to 12; under 2 free. Ticket includes admission to the Museum exhibits and one 45-minute IMAX film.
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  • Miles to Broward Convention Center: 4
driving directions
  • Driving Directions: The Museum of Discovery and Science is located at 401 SW 2nd Street, across from Riverwalk's Esplanade Park in downtown Fort Lauderdale, near the New River. Take I-95 north (from Miami) or south (from Palm Beach) to Broward Boulevard. Drive east to SW Fifth Avenue (Commodore Brook Avenue). Turn right. The Museum will be on the left with the A & E parking garage on your right.
Events
  • To Fly – Aviation

    Dec 19, 2014 - Recurring daily 401 SW 2 St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Aviation enthusiasts of all ages will have a blast exploring the many interactive displays in the Museum of Discovery and Science’s refreshed aviation...
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  • Mindbender Mansion

    Jan 29 - May 2, 2016 - Recurring daily 401 SW 2 St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Enter the wonderfully puzzling world of an exhibition that engages visitors in playful problem solving, Mindbender Mansion. The exhibit is filled with...
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  • National Parks Activities

    Feb 13 - 15, 2016 - Recurring daily 401 SW 2 St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Climbing Wall: Jump, duck, dive and climb on our 26-foot inflatable climbing wall. Provided by Extremely FunBounce House and Waterslide Rentals. Rock...
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  • 3rd Annual Makers Square Faire

    Mar 5 - 7, 2016 - Recurring daily 401 SW 2 St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Join the Makers Square of Fort Lauderdale group who will be exhibiting various works. Plus enjoy makers demos by local organizations. You and your...
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  • Clyde Butcher Photography Exhibit

    Feb 13, 2016 - Recurring daily MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE & AUTONATION IMAX
    401 SW 2 St
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Visitors and photography aficionados can enjoy the new permanent Clyde Butcher exhibit made possible by a generous donation from Jim and Lisa Dobson....
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Offers

$2 off exhibits and one IMAX film

Jan 1, 2016 - Jan 31, 2018 $2 off exhibits and one IMAX film. Valid January 1, 2016 – January 31, 2018. Spend a day of discovery exploring hundreds of interactive exhibits. Take a ride on the Everglades Airboat Adventure, experience hurricane force winds in the Storm Center, enjoy the playful antics of river otters,… Details
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