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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 $21 adults; $19 seniors; $16 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
  • Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog™

    Jan 20 - May 7, 2018 - Recurring daily MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE & AUTONATION IMAX
    401 SW 2nd Street
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog™ exhibit transports visitors to the world of Clifford, Emily Elizabeth, and all of the residents of Birdwell...
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  • Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!

    Jan 20 - May 7, 2018 - Recurring daily MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE & AUTONATION IMAX
    401 SW 2nd Street
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Explore the exhibit gallery that introduces young children into the world of Curious George, leading visitors on a fun, meaningful interactive math,...
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  • Aviation Academy for High School Students

    Jan 27 - Feb 11, 2018 - Recurring weekly on Saturday MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE & AUTONATION IMAX
    401 SW 2nd Street
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0904
    Aviation Academy for High School Students January 27, February 3 & 10, 2018 The Museum of Discovery and Science is partnering with JetBlue to...
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  • IKEA Design Nation and FAU Self-Driven Team

    Feb 17 - 20, 2018 - Recurring daily 401 SW 2nd Street
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0930
    Build a Table Compete with other families to build a table that can hold the most weight. Rollercoasters Construct your own rollercoaster and keep the...
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  • 23rd Annual Bank of America Wine, Spirits and Culinary Celebration

    Mar 16 - 17, 2018 MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE & AUTONATION IMAX
    401 SW 2nd Street
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312
    954-713-0918
    The Museum of Discovery and Science will host the 23rd Annual Wine, Spirits and Culinary Celebration presented by Bank of America on Friday, March 16,...
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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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