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Christchurch and Canterbury Sights

Science Alive

  • 392 Moorhouse Ave. Map It
  • Christchurch

Updated 02/26/2014

Fodor's Review

Sorry kids, but Science Alive and the movie theatres were badly damaged in the earthquakes, so check the websites for a reopening date. You (and mom and dad) can wind through a maze of challenging science mysteries and activities. It's a highly interactive space where kids can learn while they play, extending their travel-tired minds at the same time. They get a notebook on entry to tally their results and ultimately solve the puzzle at the end. And after that they can kick back at a movie in the multiplex center in the same building. It's a great spot for a rainy day.

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392 Moorhouse Ave., Christchurch, 8011, New Zealand

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Sight Details:

  • Adults $14, kids $10, family pass (2 adults, 3 children) $45
  • Daily 10–5

Updated 02/26/2014


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