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Wonderscope Children's Museum of Kansas City

5700 King St, Shawnee, KS 66203-2708
+1 913-287-8888
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Great get-out-of-the-house option

Wonderscope is a treasure! Such a variety of rooms; there is sure to be something to catch every... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Melody R
Shawnee, Kansas
Wonderful kid destination

I ventured out with my kids today to visit Wonderscope and all of us had a wonderful day! Each room... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Amy C
Kansas City, Missouri
via mobile
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Wonderscope Children's Museum of Kansas City sparks a lifelong love of learning through the power of play. Wonderscope is a family-friendly place full of imaginative, interactive exhibits and programs where young children and adults can explore and discover the adventure of learning together.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“old school” (7 reviews)
“rainy day” (6 reviews)
“water room” (7 reviews)
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5700 King St, Shawnee, KS 66203-2708
+1 913-287-8888

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Wonderscope is a treasure! Such a variety of rooms; there is sure to be something to catch every child's attention. We especially appreciate the sensory options they've recently added.

Thank Melody R
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I ventured out with my kids today to visit Wonderscope and all of us had a wonderful day! Each room has a theme and they all captivated my kids ranging from 8 down to 6 months. We participated in an art class and created rockets...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Super fun activity for toddlers through 8ish. Many interactive rooms. The options change over time as they update the rooms. The water room is one of our favorites. Don't miss the cafe down at the end of the hall. There is a vacuum that pulls...More

Thank familytraveler455
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited Wonderscope last week, and we really enjoyed our visit (2 kids aged 2.5 yrs old and 16 months). This place is very age appropriate for my children and both kids had a blast. I liked that the gymnasium room had picnic tables so...More

Thank kdk212
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Several rooms with different themes for kids to play. There's a two and under room that is a plus. But they can also go into the other rooms and still have fun. Great for fun and learning.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I've been taking my now 1 year old son here since he was about 6 months old. We love it! Each room has a different theme and includes something for everyone. The museum serves a wide range of ages as well. My son especially love...More

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Our two granddaughters enjoyed this -- especially the three-year old (the older one enjoyed helping the younger).

Thank Bill V
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The outside is a little run down looking. But thanks to Lowes, the inside had a makeover. I went with a three and four year old girls. It use to be a school. Now they have turned the school rooms into activity rooms. They had...More

Thank JenJen123123
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great place if you need to let a toddler run wild for a few hours; be prepared for the kids to get wet, and messy as there is a room they can use paints!

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 13 January 2017

We are fortunate to have Wonderscope Children's Museum just five minutes from our house! It is filled with fun, interactive activities. My 3 girls, ages, 4, 5 and 7, LOVE IT! Thankful to my sisters for giving us a membership so we can enjoy it...More

Thank tomandtori
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