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Since opening June 1st, 2011, the Kansas Children's Discovery Center has become a special place where children can explore, create, discover and learn through play. The Discovery Center engages children and families in Serious Fun through hands-on...more
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4400 SW 10th Ave, inside Gage Park, Topeka, KS 66604-1959
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We came on a day when it was very hot out. We took our 1 1/2 yo and there was plenty for her to do and play with. She loved the window painting as well as the toddler play space. There is a great play...More
LauraB14553, Guest Relations Manager at Kansas Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018
Hi Michelle, thank you so much for your kind words and five star review! We’re thrilled to hear your daughter had a fun day and hope you come see us again, soon!
Took our 18 month grand daughter one afternoon to kill a little time. I have to confess that I thought it would be boring, but boy was I surprised. There was a ton of stuff for her to do. We spent 2 hours there and...More
Laura B, Public Relations Manager at Kansas Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018
Thank you so much for the five star rating and kind words! We agree KCDC is a gem for our community. Come back for a visit, soon!
I took my 3 year old Grand son and 11 year old Grand daughter. There was plenty to keep both of them busy and having loads of fun the whole time there which was about 3 hours. They it set up with so much to...More
Laura B, Public Relations Manager at Kansas Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018
Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review! We're so glad your grandchildren had a fun day of learning and play. We'd love to know what we could do to earn five stars next time!
I have taken my 4-year-old godson to many similar attractions in several states, but the Kansas Children's Discovery Center is by far the best. He loves it, and so do I! Lots of fun and educational indoor and outdoor activities for children at least up...More
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Laura B, Public Relations Manager at Kansas Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018
Joy, thank you so much for the fabulous review! We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences here and look forward to having you and your godson for another visit, soon.
A rather new addition to Topeka is the Kansas Children's Discovery Center. It has many "hands on" fun learning experiences for young children. Examples include working on a car, learning about woodworking, anatomy, wheat, vacuums. There are outside exhibits and activities also, among which is...More
Laura B, Public Relations Manager at Kansas Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018
Hi Norma, thank you so much for your kind words and taking the time to write a review. We're glad to see you noticed the variety of exhibits we have here. We look forward to having you back for another visit soon!
We, as grandparents, had 4 grandkids from 2 to 12 years old to keep entertained for 4 hours. The activities here made that no issue! The activities are very different than the usual playthings you expect! Very creative and inspirational activities both indoors and out....More
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Laura B, Director of Marketing and Development at Kansas Children's Discovery Center, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018
Thanks for the great review and kind words, Ed! I'm so glad the grand kids enjoyed their time at KCDC, I hope you visit again soon!