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Louisiana Children's Discovery Center

113 N Cypress St, Hammond, LA 70401-3309
+1 985-340-9150
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“Best day ever!” That’s how the kids described their time at Louisiana Discovery Center

Though small in size, this facility is big on fun activities for the kids. Spent a fun day rock... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ftccerno
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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
via mobile
Great place to escape the heat

We are camping at Tickfaw State Park but with a feels like of 107 we decided to escape indoors... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
CateyLeigh
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Bradenton, Florida
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The Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center (a 501 C3 non-profit) is the premier children’s museum on the Northshore. It is the perfect place for families to learn and explore together. The interactive area is filled with unique, entertaining and educational areas to explore including innovative exhibits and displays that children can touch, climb or move and an art center equipped for hands-on art making!
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  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“lots of fun” (4 reviews)
“rainy day” (3 reviews)
“bubble area” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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113 N Cypress St, Hammond, LA 70401-3309
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+1 985-340-9150
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Though small in size, this facility is big on fun activities for the kids. Spent a fun day rock climbing, milking cows, taking care of sick animals in the vet hospital, fishing and shrimping and dining in a precious replica of Middendorf’s Restaurant. These are...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are camping at Tickfaw State Park but with a feels like of 107 we decided to escape indoors today. The Discovery Center was a great place to spend several hours. We could have spent longer but our youngest needed a nap. The displays/play areas...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2018

Excellent place for small children (I'd say 9 and under, ideal age 2-6). Brought my 20 month old a few days ago and he LOVED it! It's not a huge place, but perfect if you've got a kid to chase around because there's only so...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

We brought our 6 year old great-grandson to this place and he loved it. There were so many learning toys and activities/ He didn't want to leave.

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Lauren W, Coordinator of Development at Louisiana Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Judy! Thank you so much for the great review! We are happy to hear that your great-grandson enjoyed his visit! We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Our two granddaughters really enjoyed there day here. They had so much fun going from exhibit to another. Lots of fun and learned a few new activities!! Great day!

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Lauren W, Coordinator of Development at Louisiana Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

We are so excited to hear that that your granddaughters enjoyed their trip to the Louisiana Children's Discovery Center! We hope to see you back soon!

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Took tbe kids and they had a pretty good time. Although it's educational for the kids it's also fun. Will definitely bring tham back again. Oh yea, they also give military/veterans discounts

Thank C W
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Lauren W, Coordinator of Development at Louisiana Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you so much for the kind words! We hope to see you and your crew back here soon!

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Reviewed 8 March 2017

My kids (Boys 3 and 5) loved this place! They did not want to leave. Lots to do, they really enjoyed the bubble area and many others.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Attended with my children's class and they enjoyed it so much we went back as a family trip the next month!

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great for rainy day activities. our 4 year old special needs grandson loved this place. His favorite was the tree where the puppets are. He just liked looking out at everyone and everything.

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

I got to chaperone with my daughter and granddaughter to the school field trip. Everything was educational and a wonderful experience for the kids and us!!

Thank Donna M
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
$8 for everyone (except children under 1 yr old). If you’re military with an ID, the service member/veteran gets in free
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