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Challenger Learning Center

  • 200 S. Duval St. Map It
  • Tallahassee
  • Observatory/Planetarium

Published 09/18/2015

Fodor's Review

Visitors of all ages can't help but get excited about math and science exploration at this museum that features a space mission simulator, an IMAX 3D theater, and the Downtown Digital Dome Theatre and Planetarium. Every kid, and kid at heart, can reenact a space mission with The Challenger Learning Center Space Mission Simulator. The next best thing to actual space flight, the simulator features a Mission Control room designed after NASA Johnson Space Center and an orbiting space station modeled after the laboratory on the International Space Station. Hands-on or demonstrational science techniques and equipment can be found throughout the museum.

Sight Information


200 S. Duval St., Tallahassee, Florida, 32301, United States

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850-645–7796; 850-644–4629-IMAX

Sight Details:

  • Planetarium $5, IMAX $6–$8
  • Show times vary

Published 09/18/2015


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