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Iowa Children's Museum

1451 Coral Ridge Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-2800
+1 319-625-6255
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Great place for the younger kids

My 7 year old loves coming here, it never gets old. Each trip is a new adventure. I always bring at... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kids adore it!

I’ve been taking my grandkids here for several years and for them, it never gets old. I spoke to... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Coralville, Iowa
via mobile
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“grocery store” (20 reviews)
“lego room” (8 reviews)
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1451 Coral Ridge Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-2800
+1 319-625-6255
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My 7 year old loves coming here, it never gets old. Each trip is a new adventure. I always bring at least two children, as they enjoy doing the projects together, and sometimes I just feel to grown up for the activities.

Thank Tara1976
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve been taking my grandkids here for several years and for them, it never gets old. I spoke to them about renewing our membership and they say “absolutely”. Buying an annual pass is the way to go if you plan on visiting more than twice...More

Thank tcharsha
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I brought my 7-, 5- and 2-year-old daughters from Des Moines for a day trip to the Children's Museum. It was wonderful! We arrived about 10:30, took an hour for lunch in the food court (the museum is attached to the mall; the food court...More

Thank Morgan M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

My son and family live close to Iowa City and we have visited the museum many times with the grandkids. It is loaded with things to do and all presented very well. It's in a nice mall, so you can shop too!!

Thank linda b
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We stopped here for about 2 hours on a cross-country road trip. The weather was kind of bad and I really would have preferred to be outside for our stop... However, this place did not disappoint! There were all kinds of activities, and each room...More

Thank k8leonard
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Fun interactive place for young children. Lots of hands on sections. Children learn while having fun.

Thank Annette F
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I took my 2 grandsons here in August. The museum is in a shopping mall (next to an indoor ice rink) and I had expected it to be just a little operation. I was wrong. I have been to Children's Museums in San Francisco, both...More

Thank Love2travelVT
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great experience at the Iowa Children's Museum our grandsons loved all the activities and really didn't want to leave.

Thank BJFSub
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the ICM with a two+ year old. A little young for this experience. Very crowded, particularly when a school group is present and mostly takes over. Exhibits are somewhat haphazard in theme. They are trying to do too much. Pricing for young children,...More

Thank Owen49
Reviewed 17 July 2017

super place for kids and parents to visit with a great many items to review and learn. One of the best places for some interactive activity for kids to put some practical application to some lessons learned.

Thank K T
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1 July 2016|
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Response from wyndee b | Reviewed this property |
My kids are also 9 and 6. They love it! There is not much for kids under 2. I'd say best ages would be between 2 and 12.