One of the best Greensboro attractions that both children and adults enjoy is the Natural Science Center of Greensboro (NSC). NSC boasts numerous activities all under one roof with the main attractions being their hands-on Science Museum, state-of the art OmniSphere Dome Theater, and Animal Discovery Zoological Park. Just some of the things that visitors are saying about Greensboro Natural Science Center are “The exhibits are interesting, fun, and interactive to keep the children’s attention,” “This is a great place to bring your child and spend a mutually enjoyable afternoon or morning,” and “It is a great way to get your children wanting to learn.”
The Science Museum at the Natural Science Center of Greensboro will get you up close with a 36-foot T-Rex model, functions of the human body in HealthQuest, and more! At the OmniSphere Theater, visitors will be blown away by the world-class, 3D projection to a full dome. The OmniSphere Show Schedule is always changing with new educational films, and the current OmniSphere showings include One World, One Sky; Wildest Weather in the Solar System; Walking T Rex; and Ultimate Wave: Tahiti 3D.
Animal Discovery Zoological Park is the last major attraction at NSC and you will love learning about animals like tigers, monkeys, crocodiles, lemurs, meerkats, and farm animals.
The Natural Science Center is open every day from 9am-5pm, and the Animal Discovery Zoological Park is open every day from 10am-4pm. Greensboro Natural Science Center is just over 20 minutes from Ashford Suites High Point, NC, at 4301 Lawndale Drive Greensboro, NC 27455.
Photo credit: Natural Science Center of Greensboro