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Amazement Square

Opens in 11 min: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Great family activities

One of the nicest children's museums as well as fun for kids from preschool to ...whenever. I like... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nora C
via mobile
Named Amazement Square because it is AMAZING!

I've been to children's museums all over the country and I was VERY impressed with Amazement... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Julie L
New Orleans, Louisiana
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“zip line”(15 reviews)
Amazement Square is Central Virginia's first multidisciplinary, hands-on children's museum! Climb, slide and discover as you make your way through four floors of exciting, interactive exhibits, activities and programs. Visitors of all ages...more
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27 9th St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1422
+1 434-845-1888
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the nicest children's museums as well as fun for kids from preschool to ...whenever. I like it as an adult. Find a child to take you!

Thank Nora C
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I've been to children's museums all over the country and I was VERY impressed with Amazement square! We are considering relocating to Lynchburg so I took my son both as a way to pass the time and as a way to get to know the...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Love this place. Seems fitting for most age groups....even moms and dads. Diverse exhibits. Friendly staff. Good location close to other activities and restaurants.

Thank Buerreblanc
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Entertaining for a busy energetic two year old. Lots of fun activities. Adults can help make it educational if that’s your thing.

Thank celiap715
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Kids were just the right age for this place. Tunnels, slides, and ropes between floors (and elevators for the grownups), from the observation deck on the roof to the actors stage and sound booth in the basement, everything was well done and had a local...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We took our two granddaughters to Amazement Square when they were visiting us. They are 10 and 12. They loved every minute of it, We will be take for sure! Wonderful staff, great with kids. Recommend this to everyone!

Thank jhoff0913
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The grandkids could stay in this place for hours & never do the same thing twice. Learning & fun all in one. Amazement Square is AMAZING! One of the questions~Would you send a friend who is traveling with a baby? Depends on the age. They...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

My Grandson had his 6th birthday party there. He had a blast with all of his guest. A room was reserved for two hours maybe less for the package of 10 kids. It seem to me things were rushed pushed along not really having time...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I was able to accompany my grandson here on a field trip. They have so many fun things for the children of all ages to do and learn. The children and I really enjoyed our trip.

Thank Lynn J
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Visited here on family vacation to the Lynchburg area. My six year old daughter had a fun time as it is a hands on experience with the different exhibits. We got there as they open and stayed for a few hours. By the time we...More

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16 June 2018|
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Response from Cassidy S | Reviewed this property |
There is a very cute baby area. It’s set up like a little farm. They also have a smaller baby area upstairs!
25 January 2018|
Response from 444traveltheworld | Reviewed this property |
People rave about Benny Scarpetta's pizza, but we haven't eaten there. It's at 1019 Main Street which is very close to Amazement Square. I hear the pizza slices are huge and inexpensive. Probably a whole pizza is an even... More
25 May 2016|
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Response from George S | Reviewed this property |
There are areas there that she would love.