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  Science Museum Pages:  AK-AZ, CA, CO-DE, FL-GAHI-IL, IN-LA, MA-MDME-MIMN-MT, NE-NY, OH-OR, PA-TN, TX-VA, VT-ZZ  

 

  FL

  Cocoa

  BCC Planetarium and Observatory

  1519 Clearlake Road

  Cocoa  FL  32922    

  Phone  321 433-7373

  Alt Phone   321 632-1111

  Web Site  http://www.brevard.cc.fl.us/~planet/

  Description  planetarium, observatory, Hall of Space Explorers with memorabilia

                    from astronauts of 30 countries

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  New or Updated:  5/14/2006

 

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Florida
Fort Lauderdale
Museum of Discovery & Science
401 SW Second St
Fort Lauderdale FL 33312
Phone
Web Site http://www.mods.org/links.htm
Description science museum with bats, other animals, hundreds of hands on exhibits in
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology
New or Updated: 04/24/2003
 
  Florida
Fort Myers
Imaginarium
2000 Cranford Avenue
Fort Myers FL 33916
Phone 941 337-3332
Web Site http://www.cityftmyers.com/attractions/imaginarium.htm
E-mail mailto:imaginarium@cityftmyers.com
Description 60 hands on exhibits in science, humanities, local geography - aquarium
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

  FL
 
Fort Pierce
 
FPL Energy Encounter
 
6501 South Ocean Drive
 
Fort Pierce  FL
 
Phone  772 468-4111
 
Web Site  http://www.fpl.com
 
Description  power company offers exhibits demonstrating electricity in various ways
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Industry /Profession  Energy
 
New or Updated:  09/26/2003

  FL

  Fort Pierce

  Indian River Community College Planetarium

  3209 Virginia Ave

  Fort Pierce  FL  34981    

  Phone   772 462-7725

  Web Site  http://www.ircc.edu/portal/layout_web1.aspx?AdminEdit=False&PortalPageID

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  Description  college planetarium with public shows

  Type of Resource   Science

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  New or Updated: 12/1/2004

  FL
 
Fort Pierce
 
Manatee Observation & Education Center
 
480 North Indian River Drive
 
Fort Pierce  FL  34950    
 
Phone  772 466-1600
 
Web Site  http://www.manateecenter.com
 
E-mail  mailto:manatee@manateecenter.com
 
Description  observe migrating manatees from observation tower and learn through
 
Type of Resource  Nature
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Ecology
 
New or Updated:  09/26/2003
 

  FL

  Gainesville

  Florida Museum of Natural History

  U of Florida Cultural Plaza

  SW 34th St & Hull Road

  Gainesville  FL   32611    

  Phone  352 846-2000

  Web Site  www.flmnh.ufl.edu/

  Description  4 story butterfly rainforest, fossils, fossil plant garden, South Florida

                    people & environments, NW FL waterways & wildlife

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study  Paleontology

  Field of Study  Fossils

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  6/28/2007

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  Florida
Miami
Miami Museum of Science
3280 South Miami Avenue
Miami FL 33129
Phone 305 646-4200
Web Site www.miamisci.org/
Description Latin American expedition, Gravity Playground, temporary exhibits, bird of prey center
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
 
  Florida
Ocala
Discovery Science Center of Central Florida, Ins
50 South Magnolia Ave
Ocala FL 34474
Phone 352 620-2555
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
 
  Florida
Orlando
Orlando Science Center
777 E Princeton St
Orlando FL 32803
Phone 407 514-2000
Web Site http://www.osc.org/
Toll Free 888 OSC 4FUN
E-mail mailto:info@osc.org
Description KidsTown, NatureWorks, Cosmic Tourist, BodyZone
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity Iwerks
Science Facility Planetarium
New or Updated: 06/22/2003
 
  Florida
Orlando
WonderWorks

9067 International Drive
Pointe Orlando
Orlando FL 32819
Phone 407 351 8800
Web Site www.wonderworksonline.com
Description experience effects of natural phenomena in "upside down" building
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum

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  Florida
Plant City
Dinosaur World
5145 Harvey Tew Road
Plant City FL 33565
Phone 813 717-9865
Web Site www.dinoworld.net
Description 100 dinosaur replicas in various settings, constructed according to current theories of look and color
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Dinosaurs

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  Florida
Sarasota
G WIZ - Gulf Coast Wonder & Imagination Zone

1001 Boulevard of the Arts
Sarasota FL 34236
Phone 941 906-1851
Web Site http://www.gwiz.org/
E-mail mailto:info@gwiz.org
Description hands on topics built around school science curricula - Physical Science, Earth Science, technology, Health Science, Kids Lab
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Research /Reading Library

  Florida
Sarasota
Mote Marine Laboratory Aquarium
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota FL 34236
Phone 941 388-4441
Web Site http://www.mote.org/~aquarium/Welcome.phtml
Description research center with educationally-oriented public aquarium
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium
  Florida
Tampa
Museum of Science and Industry
4801 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa FL 33617
Phone 813 987-6300
Web Site http://www.mosi.org/
Description 400 displays and hands on activities, including hurricane room with simulated 80 mph winds
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

  Georgia
Albany
Thronateeska Heritage Center
100 West Roosevelt Ave
Albany GA  31701
Phone 
229 432-6955
Web Site   http://www.heritagecenter.org/about.html
E-mail  mailto:info@heritagecenter.org
Description  history museum, science center & planetarium
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Science Museum
Building Type  Depot

  Georgia
Atlanta
Cherry Planetarium & Fernbank Observatory
156 Heaton Park Drive NE
Atlanta GA 30307
Phone 404 378-4311
Web Site http://www.fernbank.edu/
Description planetarium with exhibit hall, greenhouse, garden, observatory, forest
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Research /Reading Library

  GA
 
Atlanta
 
SciTrek, Science and Technology Museum of Atlanta
 
395 Piedmont Avenue NE
 
Atlanta  GA  30308    
 
Phone  404 524-6750
 
Web Site  www.scitrek.org
 
Description  science and technology museum aimed at younger visitors: life of the                         brain, science of ice hockey, robomars, Scitrek Express, ZOOMZone,                         Electric-Magnetic junction, color factory, light reflections, perception &
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:  08/25/2003

 
  Georgia
Augusta
National Science Center Starlabs
1 7th Street
Augusta GA 30901
Phone 706 821-0200
Web Site http://nationalsciencecenter.org/EducationalPrograms/StarLab.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
 
  Georgia
Columbus
Coca Cola Space Science Center
701 Front Ave
Columbus GA 31901
Phone 706 649-1470
Web Site www.ccssc.org
Description
Type of Resource
Science
Primary Focus
Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Space

  Georgia
Macon
Museum of Arts and Sciences
4182 Forsyth Road
Macon GA 31210
Phone 478 477-3232
Web Site www.masmacon.com/
Description Major emphasis on science programs, hands-on
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

  Georgia
Savannah
Savannah Science Museum
305 Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
Savannah GA 31401
Phone 912 447-8655
Web Site ******
Description hands on discovery room, live reptiles & amphibians, coastal natural sciences
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Era 1896

 

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