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Liberty Science Center, Jersey City

#1 of 6 in Childrens Museums in New Jersey
Science Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Find out why Liberty Science Center is the fastest growing science museum in the nation. With hundreds of exhibits in 12 galleries and the largest planetarium outside of Asia, the average visit is 3-4 hours. Practice your robotic surgical skills with a real physician’s training simulator; get 35 feet above the floor on a climbing gym; and see animals like naked mole rats, tiny cotton-top monkeys, and a school of piranhas. Then conquer the pitch-black Touch Tunnel maze, conduct mini-experiments in a lab coat, and more. There's a daily fee for parking at the center. Using our world travel planner, Jersey City attractions like Liberty Science Center can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • There is a $7 parking fee. They recommend you purchase an online ticket as they have a limited number of tickets for each timed entry slot. As you enter the building there is a security screening and....  more »
  • My husband and I were excited to bring our boys 8&6 to LSC because when we were children we had such a great experience! Purchasing tickets online was simple, no complaints there and the line to get....  more »
  • We had a birthday party here and everything was really good from kids perspective as well as parents. The food was good and arrangements were perfect. There is so much to do inside and outside that one can easily spend a full day here. They keep on changing their exhibits. Must see if you have kids. And the planetarium is definitely worth going.
  • Today is our second visit to Liberty Science Center. Last time we went for the Lego show and Dino dig and we had a great time. This time it was the Dinosaur Train and Fall Festival, which was equally good. The center seems to have different exhibitions each month that offer different knowledge and experience. Today there is the "human flying show", which is pretty cool.

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