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Beat the heat and this great play place!

Wonderful place to take the kiddos in summer! My littleone particularlly loved the water table!They... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Claire W
What a great place for kids!

I wish we had something like this in our area! Be warned though...this can be over-stimulation... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bernie C
Panama City, Florida
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Marbles Kids Museum is a hands-on, interactive destination that inspires children to be creative thinkers, active learners and confident individuals in today's world. With five galleries and two outdoor escapes, there is no shortage of activity for...more
201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1437
+1 919-834-4040
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful place to take the kiddos in summer! My littleone particularlly loved the water table!They even have a toddler room.

Thank Claire W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish we had something like this in our area! Be warned though...this can be over-stimulation central for your kids...but in a good way. This place offers so many activities for kids to do. There are themed rooms and exhibits to meet just about any...More

Thank Bernie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are so many different opportunities for kids to just be kids here. There were so many fun things here.

Thank TinaTB1977
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is wonderful for family’s with kids of all ages ... indoor fun when their is no sun! Rain or shine the Museum is full of engagement activities!

Thank mmoowad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

But be prepared for a crowd. We were there on a weekend. 6 adults with 4 children - one age 4 and 3 age 2. And with the crowd, believe me, it took all 6 pairs of eyes ON THE ALERT to keep track of...More

Thank imatravellvr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The downtown location puts this within walking distance of the State History Museum, and the Science Museum, which could make this part of an all-day outing for families with young children (probably best for 8-12 year olds). There are interactive exhibits, and the clean, vibrantly-colored...More

Thank smithnewland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have an annual membership at Marbles, which is a fantastic deal, and visit several times a week with our 18 month old grandson, who absolutely loves the place. As my daughter says, "It's a resort style playground". Highly recommended.

Thank Lucas4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of activities for young children. The staff were extremely friendly and were wonderful with my 5 year old.

Thank alyssamae1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I saw this as a big playhouse, not really a museum. There are many, many things for children to do. It was somewhat frenetic but it was clear that the kids were highly stimulated. There was appeal for all ages of pre-teens with a little...More

Thank RocGolfer
Reviewed 11 August 2018

My almost 4-year-old loves coming here! The facility is clean, affordable, staff is friendly, and they are always changing the different activities. We come here as often as were able.

Thank csharon077
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6 April 2018|
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Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
WE have been going since our grandchildren were toddlers. At that time we spent about 3 hours downstairs with a break for lunch at the restaurant behind the museum and taking a picnic at other times. Great picnic tables... More
16 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
I would say that children up to 10 would be entertained.
16 June 2017|
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
Marbles is good for toddlers to early teens. Enjoy.