Science museums are excellent places to encourage kids to learn in a fun and hands-on way. These museums can be found in cities across Florida. Often they include special extras such as Planetariums or observatories.

Official Listings

The Children's Science Explorium, located in Sugar Sand Park, is a hands-on science center designed for children 5 – 12 years of age featuring fascinating and interactive exhibits, programs and camps that bring the physical sciences to life.

Imaginarium Hands-On Museum & Aquarium is located in Fort Myers, Florida and offers a day of hands on activities to keep everyone entertained includes everything from a Sea life touch tank with stingrays and more and other aquarium exhibits to a dino discover dig, animal encounters, science stations, and much more. 

The Science Center revolves around a simple premise: science is exciting! This center features a planetarium, large aquariums, interactive exhibits, and programs based around science and technology. 

MOD, the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Discovery and Science offers 2 floors of interactive exhibits. See sharks, bats, snakes, alligators, turtles and iquanas. Discover aerospace at Runways to Rockets and take a simulated trip to the Moon or Mars.