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Earlyworks Museum Complex

404 Madison St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4203
+1 256-564-8100
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Wonderful for most kids from about age 3 or 4, up to about 11 or 12. Younger kids won' find much to... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Mike F
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Huntsville, Alabama
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I was very pleasantly surprised to visit Early Works after not visiting for several years. The Paw... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Mammy9800
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Gilbert, Arizona
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Interactive children's museum focused on teaching about Alabama history.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“general store” (5 reviews)
“talking tree” (4 reviews)
“younger kids” (6 reviews)
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404 Madison St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4203
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+1 256-564-8100
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Wonderful for most kids from about age 3 or 4, up to about 11 or 12. Younger kids won' find much to do that they understand, and most older kids will probably get bored. But from ages 3-12, there are a lot of things here...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I was very pleasantly surprised to visit Early Works after not visiting for several years. The Paw Patrol roaming characters were a big plus as were the puppies surrounding the tree in the entry. There were many volunteers to help, direct and tidy up all...More

Thank Mammy9800
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I brought my 6 year old grandson here & he was not really interested in it. It is geared more toward small children up to 4 years old or so & adults. They activities were for not for him & there were a lot of...More

Thank tberry262
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I took my granddaughter and her cousin, ages 5 and 7. They both had a great time pretend playing pioneers, vet and pet salon, police, building, and playing dress up. They were still enjoying them self after almost 3 hours of solid playing. The only...More

Thank Kitty W
Reviewed 23 June 2017

OK for a one time visit with younger children. Mine are 6 & 3. Not a lot of hands on activities as advertised. Big disappointment.

Thank Sherri427
Reviewed 12 April 2017

It is a nice little place to take younger kids (younger than 7 maybe) my kids are older but still had a little fun there doing some of the hands on exhibits.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

My mom and I brought my 10 year old son and 5 year old daughter in while we were in town visiting. This was our first visit and I have to say, my kids were surprisingly bored! The museum was almost completely dead on a...More

2  Thank RachelSpahr
Reviewed 3 December 2016

My sons class had a field trip here & it was fun. I'm glad we went because it's a nice place for kids. Great for ages up to 8. There is a gift shop that has soda to purchase & there are vending machines around...More

Thank Carrie0693
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Good place for young chilldren. There is a enough to do here to keep them from getting bored but not so much that the y get tired before you complete the tour. There are lots of interactive things to do. There are places even for...More

Thank BarryGCarpenter
Reviewed 18 October 2016

There is plenty for the kids to do! We come from cities with incredible children's museums so we were thrilled to have an option at all when we moved to town. There's blocks, pretend play, music, etc. There's also a small splash pad outside but...More

Thank ksNOLA
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