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Miami Museum of Science and Space Transit Planetarium

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Miami Museum of Science and Space Transit Planetarium
Photo courtesy Miami Museum of Science

About Miami Museum of Science and Space Transit Planetarium:

Older children will find hands-on exhibits to enlighten their understanding of science while having fun. All ages will enjoy the planetarium shows that are scheduled several times per day, as well as the unique wildlife center located outdoors. This center has snakes, reptiles, turtles, and even majestic birds of prey – including an owl, hawk and bald eagle that have been injured and cannot be returned to the wild. Not to be missed are the special exhibits the museum features on a temporary basis. Past exhibits have focused on The Titanic and Dinosaurs of China.

Address:


3280 S. Miami Avenue, Miami
305-646-4200
Miami Museum of Science Web Site

Hours:


Open Daily 10 am – 6 pm

Admission:

Check the Miami Museum of Science Web Site for the latest info on admission pricing, and laser light show pricing.

Membership: An annual family membership is worth it only if you plan to return several times during the year.

Discounts: Get free admission when you purchase the Go Miami Card.

Food:

The only food available on-site are of the vending machine variety. Take a short drive to Coconut Grove for lunch.

Presentations & Special Events:

Star Presentations are held daily in the Planetarium. Check the Planetarium Show Schedule for times. Laser Light Shows are held in the Planetarium on the first Friday night of each month, choreographed to rock artists such as Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin. Check the Laser Show Schedule for times.

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