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Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Discovery Road, Halifax HX1 2NE, England
+44 1422 330069
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An enjoyable day out for all

Visited Eureka with my husband and two grandchildren (6 and 8 years old) this week and was very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rosekrzyz
via mobile
Great day out for the family

My two girls love this place. We get the train and take a picnic and spend about three hours a time... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jomoran2
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We're an award-winning children's museum in Halifax, West Yorkshire, with more than 400 interactive exhibits which inspire children aged 0-11 to learn about themselves and the world around them through imagination, discovery and, most importantly, play!
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“annual pass” (239 reviews)
“post office” (70 reviews)
“packed lunch” (65 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Discovery Road, Halifax HX1 2NE, England
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+44 1422 330069
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited Eureka with my husband and two grandchildren (6 and 8 years old) this week and was very pleased with was on offer. The grandchildren enjoyed the play Bank, M & S and garage, the Body areas and the digital space. It was outside school...More

Thank Rosekrzyz
Reviewed yesterday

My two girls love this place. We get the train and take a picnic and spend about three hours a time here. It is a little expensive to get in as they now do the annual membership only and we only tend to visit once...More

Thank jomoran2
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a few visits this month using the "free upgrade" annual pass (since it's a bit expensive as a one-off trip). My little one mostly wanted to be outdoors playing in the free sandpit but as the weather hasn't been so good I convinced her...More

Thank Jollyjollygood
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited today for our 4 yr olds bday treat, and we weren't disappointed from the minute we walked through the door. There is something for all ages, Had some lunch in cafe, again very reasonable in price. The best thing is when u pay, u...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited eureka today my son loved it but, although a few of the exhibits where broken possible from the amount of excessive use from children, this is why i haven't given a full marks the staff are very good and quick to pick up on...More

Thank gyfoodbabie
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Eureka was designed with children for children and is always full of children enjoying themselves! Children learn best through play and Eureka exemplifies this ethos. From the workings of our homes, to mechanics, music and anatomy, Eureka makes it all easy to understand and fun...More

Thank HistoryNeedsYou
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went with my little boy who is 3, it is such a wonderful place with lots for children to do and explore. It's lovely that once you buy your tickets you can then register for an annual pass free of charge. We will be...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took the children to eureka this week an excellent outing,as they live in Market Harborough they were on school holidays when the local schools were still at school this meant the place was a little quieter than usual although there were some school parties enjoying...More

Thank aileenjoyce
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a friend with her daughter she loved it, pay once and get 12 months it's a good deal and a must see place

Thank Bendywendy34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's been 20+ years since I came here myself as a child when it was fairly new and I had fond memories of it so I was looking forward to bringing my son who is almost 3. It was aimed at older children, he was...More

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saswas
1 May 2017|
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Response from sospot |
Eureka! is open from 10-5 today :-)
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Ruth C
30 April 2017|
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Response from Kylie H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed around 4-5 hours.
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AndyWinfield
15 March 2017|
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Response from Steve J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Andy didn't see your message I think 2 maybe a little young but that's not to see she or he won't enjoy it sure he or she would run around looking at everything but ideal for 5 and older
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