Fodor's Expert Review Museum of Science & Industry
At this state-of-the-art facility near the University of South Florida's main campus, you learn about Florida weather, anatomy, flight, and space by seeing and by doing. Explore a lunar colony in Mission: Moonbase, a NASA-funded exhibit. The Sky Trail is a 36-foot high multilevel ropes course with a variety of fun and challenging elements. ConnectUs lets you explore new, innovative technologies not yet on the market. Idea Zone, MOSI's makerspace, lets you get creative through a variety of hands-on activities and tools.
The 23-seat Saunders Planetarium offers daily shows guided by astronomy experts helping you explore our vast universe. For adventurous spirits, there's a virtual reality simulator that lets you experience everything from spacewalks to run-ins with prehistoric creatures.