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Our Science guide includes museums, observatories, planetariums and Science-oriented facilities throughout the USA.  
 

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  North Carolina
Hickory
Catawba Science Center
243 3rd Avenue NE
Hickory NC 28601
Phone 828 322-8169
Web Site www.catawbascience.org/
Description
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
 

  NC

  Kure Beach

  North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher

  900 Loggerhead Road

  Kure Beach   NC         28449    

  Phone   910 458-8257

  Alt Web  http://www.capefear-nc.com/ncaquarium/

  Description  24 acres at Fort Fish SRA, Cape Fear Shoals, 1/2 acre conservatory, interactive touch pool

  Type of Resource   Science

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

  New or Updated:              4/2/2005

 

 
North Carolina
Lake Norman
Energy Explorium
Address
Lake Norman NC
Phone
Web Site ww.dukepower.com/content/default2.asp?wpn=DP06dIa
Description
Type of Resource Science
Industry /Profession Energy
 

  NC

  Manteo

  North Carolina Aquarium on Roanoke Island

  PO Box 967

  Manteo           NC           27954    

  Phone   252 473-3494  Web Site  www.ncaquarium.com

  Description

  Type of Resource   Science

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

  New or Updated:              4/2/2005

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  North Carolina
Ocean Isle Beach
Museum of Coastal Carolina
Address
Ocean Isle Beach NC
Phone
Web Site www.discoveryplace.org
Description now a branch of Discovery Place, features shells and Native American exhibits
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Group Identity Native American

North Carolina
Raleigh
Exploris
201 East Hargett Street
Raleigh NC
Phone 919 834-4040
Web Site http://www.exploris.org/visit/
Description People & Places, Journey, Living In Balance, Sunrise/Sunset Room, One Voice, Many Voices, Tradeworks, Traveling Exhibits
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Kind of Activity IMAX
 

  NC

  Raleigh

  North Carolina Grassroots Science Museums Collaborative

  c/o NC Museum of Natural Sciences

  11 West Jones St

  Raleigh NC 27601    

  Phone  919 733-7450

  Web Site http://www.grassroots-science.org/index.html

  E-mail  mailto:Fran.Nolan@ncmail.net

  Description  group effort to promote science museums

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Association

  New or Updated:  10/15/2006

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North Carolina
Washington
North Carolina Estuarium
Address
Washington NC
Phone
Web Site www.pamlico.com
Description estuaries and coastal habitat
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Aquarium
 

  Wilson

  Imagination Station Science Museum

  224 East Nash St

  Wilson  NC   27894    

  Phone  252 291-5113

  Web Site www.imaginescience.org

  Description  hands on science

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Children

  New or Updated:   1/27/2007

North Carolina
Winston-Salem
SciWorks
400 Hanes Mill Road
Winston-Salem NC 27105
Phone 336 767-6734
Web Site www.sciworks.org/index.html
Description hands on exhibits, environmental park
Type of Resource Science
Primary Focus Science Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility Planetarium

    ND
 
Bismarck
 
Gateway to Science Center
 
2700 State Street #117
 
Gateway Mall
 
Bismarck  ND  58503    
 
Phone  701 258-1975
 
Web Site  http://www.gscience.org/
 
Description  50 hands-on exhibits in mall setting, oriented to school age, traveling                         exhibits & teacher training
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:  11/06/2003

  ND
 
Grand Forks
 
U of North Dakota Zoology Museum
 
Department of Biology
 
Grand Forks                        ND          58202    
 
Phone         701 777-2621
 
Web Site      *****
 
Description
 
Type of Resource       Science
 
Field of Study/Science Facility      Insects
 
New or Updated:              12/1/2003

 
    NE
 
Aurora
 
Edgerton Explorit Center
 
208 16th Street
 
Aurora  NE  68818    
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.destinationets.com/
 
Toll Free  877 694-4032
 
Description  science museum based on the work of inventor of strobe light
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Famous People
 
Collection N-Z  Photography
 
New or Updated:  11/19/2003

  NE
 
Hastings
 
Hasting College Clyde Sachtleben Observatory
 
Wabash Avenue
 
Hastings   NE
 
Phone   402 462-7378
 
Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.visithastingsnebraska.com/ATTRACTIONS/CVB_ATTRACTIONS.htm
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Observatory
 
New or Updated:    6/1/2004
 
 

  NH
 
Manchester
 
SEE Science Center
 
200 Bedford Street
 
Manchester  NH  03101  
 
Phone  603 669-0400
 
Web Site  http://www.see-sciencecenter.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@SEE-ScienceCenter.org
 
Description  hands on center with 65 science exhibits in electricity, momentum, light
 
Type of Resource  Science
 
Primary Focus  Children
 
New or Updated:  11/19/2003


  NH
 
Rye
 
Seacoast Science Center
 
570 Ocean Blvd, Route 1
 
Rye  NH  03870    
 
Phone   603 436-8043
 
Web Site  http://www.seacentr.org/main.html
 
Description  CLOSED FOR RENOVATION Oct 2003-phased reopening beginning Jan 2004                     Marine science, natural & cultural programs
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center
 
New or Updated:  1/27/2004

 

  New Jersey

  Jersey City

  Liberty Science Center

  251 Phillip Street

  Liberty State Park

  Jersey City  NJ  07305    

  Phone  201 200-1000

  Web Site http://www.lsc.org/

  Description  opening new building in July 2007

  Type of Resource Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  New or Updated:  4/15/2007

 
 
Point Pleasant Beach

  Jenkinson's Aquarium

  300 Ocean Ave

  Point Pleasant Beach  NJ   08742    

  Phone  732 892-0600

  Web Site http://www.jenkinsons.com/aquarium/

  Description  sharks, coral reefs, penguins, touch tank in privately owned facility on

                    the boardwalk

  Type of Resource  Science

  Primary Focus  Science Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Aquarium

  New or Updated:  6/19/2007

  NJ
 
Trenton
 
Invention Factory Science Center
 
379 Hamilton Avenue
 
Trenton   NJ    08609    
 
Phone   609 396-2002
 
Web Site  http://www.inventionfactory.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:science@inventionfactory.com
 
Description
 
Type of Resource   Science
 
Primary Focus  Science Museum
 
New or Updated:   2/13/2004

 
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