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Kohl Children's Museum

2100 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026-8074
+1 847-832-6600
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Took our 1 1/2 year old grandson here and he loved it! Wasn't sure how long he would be occupied... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
lesyukon
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Libertyville, Illinois
Love the museum

My children love the museum. As a parent, I love the education designed into the exhibits. Great... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Bill S
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A bright and friendly place for children of all ages, featuring a life-sized train car and a water room.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“water room” (10 reviews)
“water play” (5 reviews)
“role play” (4 reviews)
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2100 Patriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026-8074
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Took our 1 1/2 year old grandson here and he loved it! Wasn't sure how long he would be occupied, but he endured for 3 1/2 hours.

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

My children love the museum. As a parent, I love the education designed into the exhibits. Great experience.

Thank Bill S
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

There are many interactive rooms for the kids to explore. I took a 6 and 7 year old. You may have to wait to get into the play whole food store but once in it is a good experience for them

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Good place to take the kids on a bad weather day. Most can find one or more exhibits to amuse them. My grandchildren spent 3 hours just making a fort with the large soft building blocks

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

My 8 year old was bored with this museum but my 6 year old stayed busy. But both got bored after about 2 hours. All staff very interacting and interested in ensuring the kids were being entertained. Very crowded when I went. I don't know...More

Thank Bjshanks
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you're looking for a year-round indoor play area for your kids or grandkids, check out Kohl. The name is misleading... it's not a museum. It's an educational play place. Kids can role play, build, and learn in a safe and clean environment. And it's...More

Thank CLK56
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I have been coming the this children's museum for many years. It has lots to do and focuses on all aspects of learning whilst being creative. I like how they change up the art room seasonally and there main theme room. It is a place...More

Thank julia p
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

If you have kids between 2 1/2 or three and 10 they will love this place. The $12 entrance fee isn't too much given the large number of hands-on areas within the museum. Be prepared to watch the kids hang out at the individual exhibits...More

Thank ouilv2travel
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

First glance u think this place is for babies & toddlers but my 7 & 9 year old, not to mention me at 40 had a blast! Somethg for everyone so kids not stuck fighting or arguing over anythg! Would def go again.

Thank shontecole24
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

Our 3 year old grandson had a wonderful time there - he enjoyed the water room and making us milk shake and sandwiches in the restaurant - lots to do and the themed play areas are great Speaking of food the COSI restaurant on site...More

Thank Roger R
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Response from Ferns444 | Reviewed this property |
Adults & Children: $12 Grandparents & Seniors (55+): $11 Infants (under 12 months): FREE EBT Cardholders: $3 per person (up to 4 guests. Electronic Benefit Transfer card cannot be accepted for payment) Military Discount... More
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23 January 2017|
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Yes, a little cafe.
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