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Arkansas Museum of Discovery In Little Rock


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Museum of Discovery won About.com's 2012 Readers' Choice Award for best museum and best new thing for their remodel.


The Museum of Discovery is Little Rock's hands-on science museum for children. The museum concentrates on making science and technology fun for all ages. It has has many permanent exhibits that let children conduct hands-on experiments in electricity, light and color, architecture, robotics, computer technology, human anatomy and Arkansas history.

The museum also has special featured exhibits throughout the year. These exhibits normally fit with the museum's theme of fun, hands-on science education. You can check the calendar for more information about current and upcoming exhibits.

Where / Contact:

Located in the River Market:
500 President Clinton Ave #150
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The newly renovated museum opens Jan 14, 2011.
Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed Mondays

Under 1: Free
Children 1-11: $8
Adult 12-64: $10
Monday Closed* *Open on Monday holidays Admission: $10 ages 12 and older, $8 ages 1-11, Free under age 1.

Special Attractions:

The museum offers themed birthday parties, camp-ins for scouts and groups, summer camps and special Saturday activities. Call the museum for details.

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