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Impression 5 Science Center

Museums, Galleries and Archives (Local and County Historical Societies, Museums, and Archives)

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Since 1972, the Impression 5 Science Center has been educating children and families in downtown Lansing. The Center gets more than 120,000 a year. The Science Center is an interactive space that encourages hands-on play and participation. It offers a variety of special programming as well.

Impression 5 Science Center has been educated children in Lansing, Michigan since 1972.

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The Center’s name refers to the five senses and guests have the opportunity to engage each of the senses during a visit. Its purpose is to encourage scientific exploration among children. It moved to its current location in 1982 and has served more than 3 million visitors since it began.

The exhibit area is more than 25,000 square feet and includes more than 12 different exhibits. There is also a special chemistry lab and facilities for school groups, parties and other special events. Impression 5 is a nonprofit organization that also has a mobile science lab for outreach purposes.





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"Mission and Vision." Impression 5 Science Center. Accessed March 15, 2017. https://www.impression5.org.


Address
200 Museum Drive
Lansing, Michigan 48933
Phone Number
517-485-8116
Hours
Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 12 to 5 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays.
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  • Children’s History and Children’s Museums
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This location was created on 2017-03-15 by Robyn Chapman .   It was last updated on 2018-06-03 by Ben M. .

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