COSI named best science museum in USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Awards


COLUMBUS, Ohio - COSI has been named the best science museum in the country by USA Today as part of its 10Best Reader’s Choice Awards.

体育投注The announcement came Friday after a panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors at USA Today and then the top 10 winners were chosen by popular vote.

体育投注"Visitors can turn into astronauts with the snap of the finger at this Columbus, Ohio museum by riding in a mock space shuttle. COSI offers a wide array of permanent exhibits and hosts a few traveling ones, too. If space isn't of interest, check out the American Museum of Natural History Dinosaur Gallery and Ohio’s largest Planetarium, or maybe take a tour of the ancient stories of the sea hosted by Poseidon himself. Lift a 2,437-pound car with the help of a lever in the outdoor Big Science park."

The top 10 winners in the category Best Science Museum:

Center of Science and Industry (COSI) - Columbus, Ohio
Tellus Science Museum - Cartersville, Ga.
Field Museum - Chicago
Mid America Science Museum - Hot Springs, Ark.
Houston Museum of Natural Science - Houston
Natural History Museum of Utah - Salt Lake City
Denver Museum of Nature & Science - Denver
Science Museum of Minnesota - St. Paul
Perot Museum of Nature and Science - Dallas
Museum of Science - Boston

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