Let your imaginations run wild! Twist and fly through 120 hands-on exhibits at Discovery Science Center. It's conveniently located near the Anaheim Resort area, and easily recognized by its 10-story-tall Cube and 85-ft.-tall Delta rocket that towers over Interstate 5. It's a great idea for a half-day activity if you have some extra time.
Bowers Museum is a world-class, internationally-celebrated institution of art and culture dedicated to the preservation, study and exhibition of arts from around the world. Only a block away, the Bowers Kidseum is open weekends and offers hands-on exhibits and art projects for all ages.
Looking for a "sand-free" beach experience where you can learn about sea life and preservation? Visit the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific, where you'll discover more than 12,500 animals and fish! Nearby is the historical Queen Mary where you can take a ghost tour or enjoy a Sunday Brunch.
Fantastic ocean habitats can also be found at SEA LIFE Aquarium, right next to LEGOLAND. It's packed with interactive play zones, fun activities and unforgettable sights for the whole family.
Discovery Cube Orange County
Imaginations run wild through more than 100 hands-on exhibits at Discovery Science Center, Orange County’s leading destination for hands-on science fun. Take the Eco Challenge and become a green superhero, feel the power of a real rocket engine “launch”, explore the inner workings of a two-story tall dinosaur and try your best slap shot against the Anaheim Duck’s goalie! Traveling exhibits and annual events such as Bug Invasion and Bubblefest throughout the year ensure that there is always something new to discover. Since 1998, Discovery Science Center has been a non-profit organization dedicated to educating young minds, assisting teachers and increasing public understanding of science, math and technology through interactive exhibits and programs.
One of Southern California’s finest museums and Orange County’s largest, the Bowers Museum promotes human understanding through art. Its state-of-the-art facilities enable the Bowers to present world-class exhibitions from the greatest museums in the world. Its own collections are particularly strong in the areas of African, South Pacific, Asian, Native American, pre-Columbian art, and California plein-air paintings. Its location, close to four major freeways and four miles south of Disneyland, makes the Bowers an ideal destination for visitors to Southern California.
Aquarium of the Pacific
Nature within reach! Come to the Aquarium of the Pacific where you can get in touch with nature and marine life - any time you want. Touch sharks. Feed lorikeet birds. Watch sea otters play. Over 12,500 animals await you. Open daily from 9am to 6pm, Closed Christmas Day. Please check our website for more details, www.aquariumofpacific.org.
The Queen Mary
Located on the water in Long Beach, The Queen Mary has become a must see hotel and attraction. The historic ocean liner features a 314 original art deco state room hotel. In addition, it offers a variety of historical and paranormal tours, unique shops, 80,000 square feet of meeting and banquet facilities, three award-winning ocean view restaurants and much more.
They’re back and still awesome! Emmet, Wyldstyle, Benny, MetalBeard and Unikitty star in The LEGO® Movie™ 4D A New Adventure. It’s an all-new, 4D movie only at LEGOLAND® in 2016 beginning February 6th. LEGOLAND California Resort has more than 60 rides, shows and attractions including, new this spring, LEGO NINJAGO® World! Ninja work to become masters of the ancient art of Spinjitzu and demonstrate what they have learned on the new LEGO NINJAGO The Ride. This technological marvel allows riders to control animated fireballs, lightning, shockwaves and ice to defeat the Great Devourer! Inside LEGOLAND, you can enter a world of knights and princesses to conquer the Dragon Coaster. Kids can drive their own cars at Driving School. Make new friends at LEGO Friends Heartlake City. The Resort is also home to the LEGOLAND Water Park featuring the LEGO Legends of CHIMA™ Water Park.