Great Lakes Science Center
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601 Erieside Ave., Cleveland. Located at the foot of East Ninth Street and Route 2.
Great Lakes Science Center, (216) 694-2000 or www.glsc.org Great Lakes Science Center, (216) 694-2000 or www.glsc.org
In addition to more than 400 exhibits, the center provides hands-on learning opportunities about Great Lakes ecology. An OMNIMAX® Theater presents shows daily. See the original Fresnel lens from Cleveland Harbor’s lighthouse. Open daily May through September, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The center is closed on Mondays October through April and Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Adult admission is $16.95, youth (2-12) admission is $13.95 and senior (65 and older) admission is $14.95. OMNIMAX® and Steamship William G. Mather tickets are sold separately. Military, student and group discounts are available. Additional fees may apply for special exhibitions.