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Sci-Tech Hands On Museum makes learning about science fun

Sci-Tech Hands On Museum, located in Aurora, IL, makes learning about science an adventure. With more then 200 hands on exhibits and daily shows there is something for adults and children alike.

Spend the day learning about all things science in Sci-Tech's spacious museum. Venture outdoor to their outdoor area when the weather is nice for more hands on fun.

One of the newest additions to the Sci-Tech museum is Dorothy. Dorothy is a storm chasing vehicle by Chasing4life. In addition to Dorothy, there is also a 10 foot tall tornado simulator that allows children to stand directly inside a tornado.

What To Know When You Go:

18 West Benton Street, Aurora, IL [Map]

Phone: 630-859-3434

Hours: Wed-Friday 10am til 3pm Saturday 10am til 5pm Sunday Noon-5pm

Cost: $8.00 per person ages 3 to 60 Seniors $7.00 Children 3 and under Free




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