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Explore More Discovery Museum

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Fun At Children's Museum

We went to Harrisonburg on a short trip. We decided to go to the Children's Museum. There were lots... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2012
NanaDeb_11
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Bedford, Virginia
Very cute hands on Children's Museum

Museum has re-opened in a new location. It's not at 50 N. Main St. anymore, it's now on South Main... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2012
ritatim
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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 15 April 2012

We went to Harrisonburg on a short trip. We decided to go to the Children's Museum. There were lots of fun hands on activities. We had 3 year old and a 6 year old and there were lots of activities that they both loved. They...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2012

Museum has re-opened in a new location. It's not at 50 N. Main St. anymore, it's now on South Main Street. We were staying at Massanutten Resort, and we needed something fun and inexpensive to do one day. Really cute little Children's Museum, with lots...More

Thank ritatim
Reviewed 25 February 2012

This children's museum is full of hands on exhibits that have appeal to kids of all ages. We are local members so go frequently, but my 4 and 6 year old are never bored! There is an art area, TV studio, science area, ambulance, train...More

Thank amyliz27
Reviewed 10 February 2012

They've built an entirely new museum within the last two years. The facilities are great and the hands on exhibits are wonderful. My two grandchildren, aged 5 and 6, loved it.

Thank DGPTraveler
Reviewed 18 January 2012

Let kids go crazy and use their imagination! Great place on both a rainy day as well as a sunny day!

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 17 January 2012

Where else can you spend $5 for hours of fun and learning? Great kids museum with tons of hands-on activities for both little and big kids. Real ambulance, pretend car repair, arts and crafts, farming, playing house, life-sized Operation game...so much more. We loved the...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2011

I am a teacher, so we take annual field trips here. It is very popular with the children! It is well organized and they offer a variety of programs. Reasonably priced.

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Reviewed 10 December 2011

The new museum is very nice. I think they are working on adding onto it. As it is, though, I can spend several hours with my 7 and 2 year olds. There are many different types of activities. They also have special programs...some free, some...More

Thank AK S
Reviewed 8 December 2011

I don't have children of my own, but I took my little cousins who are 1 and 3. They had a blast in the tree slide, art area, farmers market, play kitchen, and soft play area. We played dragon and princess dress up in the...More

Thank arn002
Reviewed 29 November 2011

OUr kids loved the Children's museum. The stage and face painting I think were one of the biggest hits and my son could not get enough of sitting in the Ambulance. Check it out!

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