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Omaha Children's Museum

500 S 20th St, Omaha, NE 68102-2505
+1 402-342-6164
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Its a GREAT place for grand kids

We took our 5 year old grand son to the museum and he just had a whole days worth of fun in just a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
York, Nebraska

This was so nice to go too with my 2 year old she loved it!! The staff was friendly and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kelsey U
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Hands-on museum that provides an ever-changing series of interactive exhibits, workshops, and special events.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
500 S 20th St, Omaha, NE 68102-2505
+1 402-342-6164
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took our 5 year old grand son to the museum and he just had a whole days worth of fun in just a short amount of time. We spent 4 hours there. Its easy to get to and parking was no problem. The food...More

Thank gilligan2011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was so nice to go too with my 2 year old she loved it!! The staff was friendly and the interactive play was awesome!!! She didn't want to leave!!!

Thank Kelsey U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling through Omaha to Denver we wanted to stop at the Omaha Children's Museum for the Dinosaur exhibit, we didn't realize that this place was amaaaazing! The staff there were ridiculously nice and accommodating, they truly wanted to make sure every kid had a great...More

Thank MarciaW190
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This location has a great setup to allow kids to explore tons of different fun activities. It even houses a carousel and a mini train for kids to ride on ($2 per kid cost). This time we went they had a special dinosaur exhibit and...More

1  Thank Tyler Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In our group we had 5 adults a a 4 year old and a 1 year old. This got a thumbs up from all of us. There is much interaction for all. This is well work the money and time if you want to spend...More

1  Thank Irene N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plenty to do, see, & experience for kids infant up to about 12 years old. Photo opportunities for camera happy moms and dads. Just try to keep yourself from playing right beside your child(ren). I could not.

2  Thank Grace J
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Lots of fun to do there. Always a fun theme or exhibit. Friendly staff. Parking can be a little busy. We have been there at least a dozen times, not counting when i was a child!

2  Thank U432AJjonathans
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I have taken my son to the Omaha Children's Museum at least 30 times. We went for the Christmas specials, the Halloween trick or treat nights, and just to hang around & have fun. I think his favorite was when they had the dinosaur exhibit....More

1  Thank SweetSis73
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We have taken our son to many children's museums. I would say this is one of the better ones we have been too. It's layout is relatively simple and easy to follow your kid. The staff was amazingly attentive. I have never seen staff so...More

1  Thank James W
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My son loved it here and we were both amazed at the amount of stuff for him to do. Brilliant place for children - keeps them occupied for hours! Will be returning before we fly home. Only thing that let it down for me was...More

2  Thank rhirhi90
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What are our options for lunch? I have one six year old.
24 June 2016|
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Response from Veronica M | Reviewed this property |
The cafè is upstairs and has a great meal deal which includes an entree, drink, and side for $6. They have chicken nuggets, pizza, hot dogs, mini corn dogs, soft pretzels, nachos, and hamdoggers (a hamburger in a hotdog... More
Lori C
What are the ages?
24 October 2015|
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Response from Guitarjess | Reviewed this property |
I would say 1-10 would have fun, depending upon the kid. Our 10 year old had fun there in Sept. But she is on the top end I think.