COSI was named the No. 1 science center in the country by Parents Magazine with it's more than 300 interactive exhibits. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium now has the Heart of Africa exhibit where you can hand-feed a giraffe and then head next door and splash in the wave pool at Zoombezi Bay. Sports, from AAA Columbus Clippers baseball to Major League Soccer's Columbus Crew SC, and stellar parks like Columbus Commons and Scioto Audubon Metropark add excitement. Along with its children's theater and slew of family friendly restaurants, Columbus is a great place to bring your family.