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.

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. 

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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.