In pictures: Long-awaited Miami's Frost Museum of Science opens

The Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science is a leading science museum dedicated to sharing the power of science, sparking wonder and investigation, and fueling innovation for the future.
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Daniel Pacheco visits the Lasers How exhibit on opening day for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
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The exterior of the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science is seen with it's signature circular 250-seat planetarium on opening day in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
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Marco Benigni checks out an exhibit on opening day for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
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Visitors check out part of the Feathers to the Stars exhibit where the largest feathered dinosaur is seen on opening day for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
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Visitors check out part of the three-level Aquarium exhibit on opening day for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
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Justine Malave checks out the Seeing exhibit on opening day for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
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Visitors check out the LasersHow exhibit on opening day for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
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Christie Delgado and Elsie Delgado (L) check out part of the three-level Aquarium exhibit on opening day for the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science in Miami, Florida. The 250,000 square foot museum sits on four acres and is divided into four buildings: the Aquarium, the Frost Planetarium, and the North and West Wings, where guests get to see exhibits from the ocean to the Everglades, from the human cell to outer space, and the process of science and innovation. (Getty Images)
Tue 09 May 2017 12:23 PM