Science North
snlogoScience North is Northern Ontario's most popular tourist attraction. Discover fascinating special exhibitions, including the Canadian premiere of BODY WORLDS Vital. Get up-close to our animal ambassadors, be amazed by live science shows and experience a new 4D attraction in the Vale Cavern. New IMAX® and Planetarium adventures also await!
Experience IMAX® 3D: See more! Hear more! Feel more! Get closer to the action than ever before with IMAX® 3D. Embark on a thrilling quest with Tornado Alley 3D, and experience a tornado's destructive power at point blank range.
Dynamic Earth - a Science North attraction
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Explore another world underground! An innovative mining and geology centre that lets you explore the planet beneath your feet and its precious cargo of minerals. The home of Sudbury's famous Big Nickel is a "blast" for everyone on the third planet from the sun. Open during daytime hours, seasonally, from March to October.
Nickel City Stories: A Science North Production
Take a seat and experience Nickel City Stories, an engaging object theatre presentation about the discovery of nickel, and Sudbury's connections with the likes of Thomas Edison and the Apollo Astronauts.
Tourists underground in the minesUnderground Tour: Journey seven storeys below Earth's surface! As you are lowered into the dramatic Vale Chasm you'll be amazed by a state-of-the-art multimedia show projected on the rock walls and moving screens. A simulated dynamite blast and the chance to get up-close to real mining equipment make this tour a one-of-a-kind experience.
Download the new Discover Sudbury App: The Discover Sudbury tour is a GPS-enabled smart phone tour of the geological, glacial, mining, and cultural history of the City of Greater Sudbury. Travel through time with family and friends as you visit real geological and cultural landmarks and discover the secrets of our past. Find out when the first mine was built in Sudbury and how mining has affected our cultural and environmental history.
Important Links
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Dynamic Earth Website: