Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

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Basic Information

Address: 65 Government St., Mobile, AL 36602
Phone Number: 251-208-6873
Fax Number: 251-208-6889
Director: http://www.exploreum.net/

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Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center
Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center
Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center

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Additional Information

Days and Hours: Hours vary, please check website.
Description:

The Exploreum's educational programs are designed to engage and inspire your students and to give them a new perspective on observing, thinking, and problem solving.

Grade Levels:
Pre-K
K-5
6-8
9-12
Exhibits: China: 7000 Years of Innovation, The Dead Sea Scrolls, Mummy: The Inside Story, and Coming January, 2007: A Day in Pompeii
Additional Information:

The Gulf Coast Exploreum is a premiere science center in the area. Located in historic downtown Mobile, the Exploreum houses the only Domed IMAX® Theater, the only full-scale science lab where students can participate in experiments, and the only 3D virtual theater on the Gulf Coast! Two permanent exhibit galleries, Hands On Hall and Minds On Hall, are filled with more than 100 science exhibits. The Exploreum also hosts traveling science and cultural exhibits. Past exhibits include China! 7000 Years of Innovation, the Dead Sea Scrolls, Animal Grossology and Mummy: the inside story. The current IMAX® film is Roving Mars, along with the current exhibit Football: The Exhibit. Next up -A Day in Pompeii and Greece: Secrets of the Past- January 12 - June 3, 2007!