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Discovery Center of Idaho

20 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

July 20, 2019
Science center fun for all ages!
March 25, 2019
Fun science museum with hands on for kids and great for all ages!
February 3, 2019
Great for kids, STEM center, hands on science museum, seasonal exhibits
Hal And Nicole
Hal And Nicole
November 14, 2018
Has a static and rotating displays of interesting things (dinosaurs, sharks) and interactive things kids can get their hands on. This is not a huge place, this is Boise, we are a small city.
August 6, 2018
Science center for the young and young at heart. Great rainy day spot and for the curious!

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131 West Myrtle Street
Boise, Idaho 83702
Phone+1 208-343-9895
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Saturday 10:00 AM