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lots of hand on activities

We love a science museum and this one is good. Sad the theater was not working but loved all the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Love-to-wander-Mom
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Dallas, TX
Good science museum

I have taken many kids to the DHDC. They have something for all of them---from toddlers to young... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
640venitac
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Amarillo, Texas
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The Don Harrington Discovery Center and Space Theater makes science exciting, relevant and interesting to all types of learners by providing interactive exhibits and programs that actively engage children, adolescents and their families. It fosters...more
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1200 Streit Dr, Harrington Regional Medical Center, Amarillo, TX 79106-1759
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love a science museum and this one is good. Sad the theater was not working but loved all the hands on activities, even teenagers played the games.More

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Sarah S, Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. We apologize that the Space Theater is under maintenance at this time. It is getting a much needed upgrade, which will mean newly added shows as well! This upgrade should be done on...More

Reviewed 18 May 2018

I have taken many kids to the DHDC. They have something for all of them---from toddlers to young teens. They change exhibits often. There are physical activities as well as cerebral ones.

Thank 640venitac
Sarah S, Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit, please come see us again soon!

Reviewed 19 March 2018

We had a blast on our visit! We were passing through Amarillo and decided to stop in. Both my kids age 2 and 12 had things their age to do. Fun place.

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Sarah S, Marketing Specialist at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

We are so glad you decided to stop in and that you enjoyed your visit with us! Thank you for taking the time to review us as well. Please visit again soon!

Reviewed 22 February 2018

My kids loved this place so much that we came two days in a row! So many hands-on exhibits that truly intrigued both them and myself. If you're in Amarillo and have time to check out some of the local attractions, especially with kids, put...More

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Sarah S, Public Relations Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your visit and thank you for your kind words. Come see us again soon! The next Parent's Night Out is on March 2nd and we'll also have...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This museum was rated well. I was very excited to go with my kids, but when we got there it cost us $27. That's with my veteran discount and one free 2 year old. Half of the interactive exhibits we're broken. There were a lot...More

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Sarah S, Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. We are sad to see that you did not enjoy your visit. We are honored to give a Military and Veteran Discount to the service member in the family. We do have a full time exhibits crew that will maintain...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

We had my granddaughters birthday party here and the kids had a great time. More than enough activites to keep them occupied all day

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Sarah S, Public Relations Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

We are so glad to hear that your granddaughter had a great party with us. We hope it was memorable and wish her a happy birthday! Come see us again soon.

Reviewed 25 August 2017

We are member and my girls have camps here and we are always going to special events. The space theater is cool, especially when they had Pink Floyd presentation there but that was ages ago. This is a place to go to let the kids...More

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Sarah S, Public Relations Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Hi, thank your for taking the time to review us. We are happy to hear that you enjoy your membership and take full advantage of the special events and summer camp discounts! A Space Theater upgrade is on our Wish List for 2018. It is...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Right outside discovery center is a free water park and playground. Shaded area. Good for all ages. Can make a quick stop while traveling through Amarillo. Very nice!More

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Sarah S, Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you for your review. We hope that you were able to come in and enjoy the museum too! It's a great area to spend the day- Explore the Discovery Center and then go outside and enjoy the park and playground/splash pad. Come see us...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great science exhibit with some really cool movies and Planetarium shows! The exhibits change throughout the year so check back from time to time - but it's really a great learning place for the whole family!

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Sarah S, Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are happy that you enjoyed your visit. Come see us again soon!

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Stopped in with young grand kids and was very impressed with the quality and number of hands on exhibits. There were displays for all age levels and we were able to keep a 2 year old and 6 year old entertained for hours! Would definitely...More

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Sarah S, Manager at Don Harrington Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are happy that you enjoyed your visit with your grandchildren. Come see us again soon!

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Jrmarquez
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Hi thank you for your question. Admission is $11 for adults, $8 for children (3-12), $8 for students (13-22), $8 for Military (with I.D.), and free for members and children under 2. More information for planning your visit... More
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