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Columbus COSI, Ohio

 
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tylerd's pictureby tylerd Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 18th of October, 2010
The best science museum for all ages. We visited the Columbus COSI ( Center of Science and Industry) a few weeks back and we had a really great time there.

There are so many interactive exhibitions, mostly for children that you can easily get lost in them. We loved the Progress exhibit which showed a town from 1800s and then in the 1960s and how it changed. It was amazing.

Though the buffet in the museum is quite pricey (bring your lunch bag with you if you can), the place is really worth a visit. And if you're with kids, the better, they will have a great time, I'm sure of it.

Address:
333 W Broad St, Columbus, OH 43215, USA

Price:
$14.25 for adults and $9.25 for children.

Opening Hours:
Wed-Sat: 10:00-17:00
Sun: noon-18:00

On the web:
http://www.cosi.org/

 
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