433 Jefferson Street
Lafayette, LA 70501
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The Lafayette Science Museum is the largest museum in the Acadiana region. It offers 10,000 square feet of science, technology, and math exhibits; Planetarium shows; a hands-on Forensic Lab; and a toddler's play area.
Free Planetarium shows are featured for Museum Day--showtimes are 11:00am, 1:30pm, 2:45pm, and 4:00pm.
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