2009 Winner

1. Discovery Science Center

Voters Love

"This place is great young and for adult that learn science. I also like new exbhitis they have each month. There great deal..." 

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2500 N Main St Santa Ana CA 92705
2009 Runner-Up

2. Newport Sports Museum

Voters Love

"It is the coolest museum ever! There is game used memorabilia from every sport ever. There are some really fun interactive..." 

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100 Newport Center Dr Newport Beach CA 92660
2009 Finalist

3. Bowers Museum

Voters Love

" Bowers has many interesting collections and activities. The Terra Cotta Warriors were spectacular..." 

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2002 N Main St Santa Ana CA 92706
2009 Finalist

4. Children's Museum at La Habra

Voters Love

"I have helped at the museum for about a year now and am so impressed with the was they run the museum and how much time and..." 

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301 S Euclid St La Habra CA 90631
2009 Finalist

5. International Surfing Museum

Voters Love

"Ideal location, inspirational displays, and a dedicated, hard working staff will insure that the International Surfing..." 

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411 Olive Ave Huntington Beach CA 92648
Contest Overview
  • 31,054
    Total Votes
  • 25,496
  • 139

The 2009 Best of the OC HOTLIST awards are based on more than 31,000 votes from local Orange County-area experts.

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