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Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum

705 S McClelland St, Santa Maria, CA 93454-5122
+1 805-928-8414
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Fun for all

Children love this place, and as an accompanying adult, I do too. The hands on areas are a lot of... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Frank I
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Santa Maria
Fun place for kids to explore and learn

I had a workshop to attend, so my daughter came up to visit and we decided to take my grandson. He... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
2busytocall
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Eureka, California
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  • Average7%
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“explore” (5 reviews)
“play” (8 reviews)
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705 S McClelland St, Santa Maria, CA 93454-5122
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+1 805-928-8414
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Children love this place, and as an accompanying adult, I do too. The hands on areas are a lot of fun and interesting.

Thank Frank I
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

I had a workshop to attend, so my daughter came up to visit and we decided to take my grandson. He spent a couple of fun hours exploring and learning.

Thank 2busytocall
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a great place for kids to go and spend time finding out about our area and how certain things work. This place is definitely Hands On!

Thank LisaThompsonkw
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

This is a great place to take kids. There are a lot of things to keep the occupied and interested. Good place to spend time with the with children. Fun for everyone.

Thank Jeaton8
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

You and the kids or grand-kids will have so much fun!!! There are plenty of things to do, from the reading tree, to activities, to gardening, a bank and a restaurant to play in!

Thank Clarice77
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is a great place to bring the kids and let them explore. We brought our children to the Discovery Museum several times and they loved it.

Thank Jeff M
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

The Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum is a great place to take young children for hours of interactive fun. The museum is set up for play while learning and offers many interactive exhibits that the whole family will enjoy.

Thank Carin W
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

I have been taking my family to the SMV Discovery Museum for years! It's a great place to spend a morning or afternoon. Everything is hands-on. They offer enrichment activities like Preschool Patrol, community events, and annual events. It's the only space in Santa Barbara...More

Thank Michele D
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

This discovery museum a real gem for Santa Maria. Great for kids with lots of fun activities. A clean, safe environment to spend a few hours!

Thank CentralCoastLady
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

There's a craft table where kids can create, play diner, climbing wall, firemen gear, much more that keeps children interested in play for hours.

Thank Yolanda M
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