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DISCOVERY Children's Museum

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Address: 360 Promenade Pl, Las Vegas, NV 89106-1470
Phone Number:
+1 702-382-5437
10:00 - 17:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Fri 09:00 - 16:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

The largest educational institution for children in the Las Vegas area,...

The largest educational institution for children in the Las Vegas area, this museum has interactive exhibits in the arts, sciences and humanities.

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Best Place to Bring Kids in Vegas!

The DISCOVERY Museum kept my kids entertained for several hours. There are three levels packed with activities and fun, engaging exhibits. I try really hard to get my kids off... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Las Vegas, NV
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Las Vegas, NV
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The DISCOVERY Museum kept my kids entertained for several hours. There are three levels packed with activities and fun, engaging exhibits. I try really hard to get my kids off their tablets and out of the house. This place let's them just be kids and explore new environments so they are never bored. The staff is really friendly and helpful.... More 

Thank LVnative22
Glendale, California
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927 reviews
244 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to take the kids...lots of hands on things to do and get their energy out...Paid parking : (

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United Kingdom
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54 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent the whole day there with two young boys and weren't short of anything to do/learn. The Water World was a massive hit with the 8 year old, who would have happily spent all day investigating there, getting soaked to the skin! When I did drag them away, the Summit was a great design. It gave them chance for some... More 

Thank Marieka86
Las Vegas, Nevada
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70 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To break it down fast an easy: I took 3 kids to this museum, 4,3,2 years of age. The 2 & 3 year old played in the water for hours and the 4 year old only wanted to play in the center climbing stairs. The main reason why they didn't really go into other "exhibits" is due to the fact... More 

Thank shark1977
Las Vegas, Nevada
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Our four year old granddaughter picked this place to celebrate her birthday. There are lots of things to climb. I was impressed by the creative play area - a pirate ship, a stage, a castle, costumes. It is a place where children can pretend and play. There are also educational displays that are interactive. It was busier than we expected... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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250 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Two girls ages 7 & 5 had a great 3 hours working there way through the 3 different floors. The climbing seemed to be the best part for them. We will bring them again on future trips to Vegas. The staff was very involved when needed and close by at all times.

Thank papamikeinaz
Wailuku, Hawaii
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to take our 7 year old to visit the Children's Discovery Museum and he had a ball. This is definitely a place for children not afraid to explore different activities. Plan your visits when there aren't school field trips as it will prolong your visit. When our visit initially started around 1100am, there were approximately 8 school buses... More 

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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Visited with kids 12, 8 and 4. They all loved it and we spend a very fun packed afternoon. Each of the exhibit rooms are really different and interesting: the air-sea rescue room and the investigation in the old mine were highlights. The whole museum is anchored around a huge climbing frame that is worth the visit by itself! The... More 

Thank Daniel M
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272 reviews
156 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This a fun and educational place not only for children but also for adults. We had fun at the grocery store area. The children pretended to be cashiers and we were the shoppers. I specially liked the area were we will build a car from legos and see how fast it will run through the tracks. They have an annual... More 

Thank travelafeme
Houston, Texas
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445 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 385 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

When you travel with young children, you have to find ways to entertain them, and that often means paying a visit to places designed with kids in mind. Children’s museums are an obvious choice and during a family vacation to Las Vegas, we did indeed find time to take the kiddos to this attraction, Discovery Children’s Museum. At Discovery Children’s... More 

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