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  FL

  Boca Raton

  Children's Science Explorium

  300 S Military Trail

  Boca Raton  FL  33432    

  Phone  561 347-3913

  Web Site http://www.sugarsandpark.org/

  Description  at Sugar Sand Park

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  Owner/Operator:  City of Boca Raton

  New or Updated:  12/20/2006

 
Florida
Bradenton
South Florida Museum, Bishop Planetarium & Parker
201 10th Street W
Bradenton FL 34205
Phone 941 746-4131
Web Site http://www.sfmbp.org/
Description life sized dioramas, 19 foot high mastodon, Spanish Plaza replica chapel, 60,000 gallon manatee aquatic refuge
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
 

  FL

  Cape Coral

  Children's Science Center

  2915 NE Pine Island Road

  Cape Coral  FL   33909    

  Phone   239 997-0012

  Web Site  http://www.childrenssciencecenter.com/

  Alt Web  http://www.flamuseums.org/fam/flamuseums/pages/255.htm

  Description  holograms, optical illusions, electricity, nature trail

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:  5/18/2006

 

  FL

  Clearwater

  Clearwater Marine Aquarium Inc

  249 Windward Passage

  Clearwater  FL          33767    

  Phone  727 441-1790

  Web Site  http://www.cmaquarium.org/

  Toll Free  888 239-9414

  E-mail  mailto:cma@cmaquarium.org

  Description  marine mammals, turtles, research & rescue of injured or sick animals

                    such as dolphins, otters, and sea turtles

  Type of Resource  Science

  Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

  New or Updated:  5/19/2006
 

  FL

  Cocoa

  BCC Planetarium and Observatory

  1519 Clearlake Road

  Cocoa  FL  32922    

  Phone  321 433-7373

  Alt Phone   321 632-1111

  Web Site  http://www.brevard.cc.fl.us/~planet/

  Description  planetarium, observatory, Hall of Space Explorers with memorabilia

                    from astronauts of 30 countries

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium

  New or Updated:  5/14/2006

 

 

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Florida
Fort Lauderdale
Buehler Planetarium
3501 Davie Rd
Fort Lauderdale FL 33314
Phone 954 475-5580
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

Florida
Fort Lauderdale
Museum of Discovery & Science
401 SW Second St
Fort Lauderdale FL 33312
Phone
Web Site http://www.mods.org/links.htm
Description science museum with bats, other animals, hundreds of hands on exhibits in
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX
Field of Study/Science Facility Ecology
New or Updated: 04/24/2003
 
  Florida
Fort Myers
Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium
3450 Ortiz Avenue
Fort Myers FL 33905
Phone
941 275-3435
Web Site
http://www.calusanature.com/
Description 105 acres with museum, nature trails, planetarium, aviary
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium
Collection A-F Birds
New or Updated: 04/29/2003

Florida
Fort Myers
Imaginarium
2000 Cranford Avenue
Fort Myers FL 33916
Phone 941 337-3332
Web Site http://www.cityftmyers.com/attractions/imaginarium.htm
E-mail mailto:imaginarium@cityftmyers.com
Description 60 hands on exhibits in science, humanities, local geography - aquarium
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium

  FL
 
Fort Pierce
 
Indian River Community College Planetarium
 
Address
 
Fort Pierce  FL  34981 
 
Phone  772 462-4750
 
Web Site
 
Description  college planetarium with public shows
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Planetarium
 
New or Updated:  09/26/2003

  FL
 
Fort Pierce
 
FPL Energy Encounter
 
6501 South Ocean Drive
 
Fort Pierce  FL
 
Phone  772 468-4111
 
Web Site  http://www.fpl.com
 
Description  power company offers exhibits demonstrating electricity in various ways
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Industry /Profession  Energy
 
New or Updated:  09/26/2003
 

  FL

  Gainesville

  Florida Museum of Natural History

  U of Florida Cultural Plaza

  SW 34th St & Hull Road

  Gainesville  FL   32611    

  Phone  352 846-2000

  Web Site  www.flmnh.ufl.edu/

  Description  4 story butterfly rainforest, fossils, fossil plant garden, South Florida

                    people & environments, NW FL waterways & wildlife

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study  Paleontology

  Field of Study  Fossils

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:  6/28/2007

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  Florida
Kennedy Space Center
Kennedy Space Center Spaceport
State Road 405
Kennedy Space Center FL 32899
Phone
321 867-5000
Web Site http://www.ksc.nasa.gov/
Alt Web http://www.kennedyspacecenter.com/
Description Astronaut Encounter, Early Space Exploration, Exploration, Apollo/Saturn V Center, Observation Gantry, Tours
Type of Resource Science
Kind of Activity IMAX
Field of Study/Science Facility Space
New or Updated: 05/23/2003

Florida
Key West
Key West Aquarium
1 Whitehead Street
Key West  33040
Phone 305 296-2051
Web Site http://www.keywestaquarium.com/
Toll Free 800 868-7482
Description shark, turtle feedings, touch Tank, opportunity to pet a live shark; grouper, moray eels, barracuda, parrotfish
Type of Resource Science
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium
 
  Florida
Miami
Miami Museum of Science
3280 South Miami Avenue
Miami FL 33129
Phone 305 646-4200
Web Site www.miamisci.org/
Description Latin American expedition, Gravity Playground, temporary exhibits, bird of prey center
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

Florida
Ocala
Discovery Science Center of Central Florida, Ins
50 South Magnolia Ave
Ocala FL 34474
Phone 352 620-2555
Web Site *****
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
 
  Florida
Orlando
Orlando Science Center
777 E Princeton St
Orlando FL 32803
Phone 407 514-2000
Web Site http://www.osc.org/
Toll Free 888 OSC 4FUN
E-mail mailto:info@osc.org
Description KidsTown, NatureWorks, Cosmic Tourist, BodyZone
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity Iwerks
Science Facility Planetarium
New or Updated: 06/22/2003

Florida
Orlando
WonderWorks

9067 International Drive
Pointe Orlando
Orlando FL 32819
Phone 407 351 8800
Web Site www.wonderworksonline.com
Description experience effects of natural phenomena in "upside down" building
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
 
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