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McKenna Children's Museum

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Address: 801 W San Antonio St, New Braunfels, TX 78130-5503
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+1 830-606-9525
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10:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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Always so much fun!

We love this museum! So much to do for my kids (age 2 & 5). Art activities, painting, space exhibit, water table and so much more. Less then $8 a person.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 June 2016
L D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

We love this museum! So much to do for my kids (age 2 & 5). Art activities, painting, space exhibit, water table and so much more. Less then $8 a person.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

McKenna Children's Museum has been the perfect place for our now 3 year old to spend hours exploring, creating, playing and meeting new friends. She loves this place and so do I. There are areas for role play, reasoning, mathematics, technology, science, art, music, movement, climbing and water play to name a few. We especially love that the museum is... More 

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

For a small town, this children's museum is amazing. We were babysitting a relative's child and spent a lot of time here. So much to do and great play areas, I highly recommend this for families.

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Thank Luv2Fly2Madrid3
New Braunfels, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

Museum always has neat things for the children of all ages. Cafe has good food. Bathrooms are nice & clean. Seating for parents is available. Safety is awesome.

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New Braunfels
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

We are members and visit weekly. My grandkids, ages 2,4&6 could play here all day. There is also a great little cafe to each lunch. Plan on playing with your kids. Adults love all the interactive things to do. Great place for a birthday part. This place is huge so it never seems too crowded.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

Simple interactive displays that kids absolutely love! Traditional imaginative play. One of my kids (boy 9 & girl 6) favorite places to visit.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

The museum has many lovely play spaces. There is a small area for very young children so they are more protected from the lively older children. There is an art room, a space area, grocery area, block area, and water area plus others. My negative report is that many pieces are broken and will not function, especially in the water... More 

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New Braunfels, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

Always evolving center designed for kids imagination. Decent prices and never really over-crowded...

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Cibolo, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

Awesome place to take the Grandkids! Lots of interaction with other kids, great outdoor play. Excellent for the price.

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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

We visited the museum with our 4 grandsons, 18 months to 8 years. They had a ball and so did we. There was something for everyone with plenty of hands on activities. There a climbing activities, music sites, a space walk activity, and just about any other activity you can think of. We had to drag the kids out at... More 

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