You can spend the day, or just a few hours. Parking is affordable and right outside of the facility. Enjoyment for all ages include an IMAX Theater and extensive train layout and many hands-on projects. They have a small café for coffee and a croissant. Take snacks with you. Many schools use the facility for field trips. If your child is going, ask to be a Volunteer Aid. You will get to see everything your child does and you will have oodles to talk about together when you get home.