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kidscommons

309 Washington St, Columbus, IN 47201-6743
+1 812-378-3046
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Small Space on the Outside but pretty great within

We came with 4 children who really enjoyed the miniature house they could play with and taking a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sarah B
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Bardstown, Kentucky
So-So

General admission is $7 (18 mo. older). 2 stories. Not very many things to do. The most fun thing... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Mission Statement: A fun, safe, and inviting place, kidscommons nurtures exploration, collaboration, and creativity within all children and their caregivers. It is a place to learn about our community and our world. Vision: kidscommons will be a vibrant learning hub that enriches the life of every child.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“climbing wall” (12 reviews)
“bubble room” (9 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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309 Washington St, Columbus, IN 47201-6743
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"climbing wall"
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"across the street"
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"big fun"
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"year olds"
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"small space"
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"robotic arm"
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"kids will love"
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"super fun"
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"great place to take kids"
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Reviewed yesterday

We came with 4 children who really enjoyed the miniature house they could play with and taking a picture in the toliet was right up their alley.

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

General admission is $7 (18 mo. older). 2 stories. Not very many things to do. The most fun thing to do (according to my 7 year old) is "going down the toilet" - slide. Recommend for kids 5 and under because it's things to play...More

Thank PCBGirl712
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We drove down from Indy to do a little staycation in Columbus right before NYE. My wife had heard great things about kidscommons so our two 4 yr old girls couldn’t miss it. We have had indy children’s museum memberships for a couple years, and...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is another great place to take kids when the weather isn’t great. Admission is reasonable and there’s a ton of stuff to do once you get inside. The things that seem to interest my grandson the most were the electronic experiments, robotic arm, bubble...More

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Diane R, Public Relations Manager at kidscommons, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We love to hear how our guests interact and discover with the exhibits. It's also nice to know what exhibits our guests enjoy most during their visit. We hope you come back soon! Diane

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

I took my three grandchildren, 7, 9, and 13 and all three enjoyed it. It's a small space packed with lots of kid entertainment. The bubble room and the Explorahouse were the favored fun areas, but there were lots of other activities that engaged them...More

Thank tagnrocky
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Diane R, Public Relations Manager at kidscommons, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for reviewing kidscommons! We are so happy to hear you all enjoyed your day exploring our museum and downtown Columbus. As you stated, there is so much to see and do while you are in town. Please come back and visit again soon....More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Overall it was a fun afternoon. My only issue is the price. In Indy, if you went to someplace like this you only pay for the child as they are the ones getting the most out of the activities. Honestly after 21 dollars later, we...More

Thank mfatheree
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Diane R, Public Relations Manager at kidscommons, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

We are glad you visited kidscommons and we hope you return soon. It is our goal to provide a fun experience through hands-on play for guests of all ages.

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Lots of variety, providing entertainment that is both fun and educational for kids from toddlers through adolescents. not bad for adults with them either!

Thank nitaroyal
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a very educational place to visit with your kids and the parents will enjoy it alot too. I have an 8 yr old Grandchild and she loves it everytime we go. The local school also take the students on field trips here. They...More

Thank doglover2120
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Diane R, Public Relations Manager at kidscommons, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your positive review doglover2120! We're glad you had a great visit and love welcoming you to our museum. We always love hearing how parents and grandparents enjoy the experience of interacting with their kids and grandkids and have just as much fun....More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

A little off the beaten track but well worth a visit. Small place, very interactive. Lots to do across 3 floors though. Went during the week, not sure how it would manage a large crowd. Staff were very friendly and the place was clean and...More

Thank Sandra M
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Diane R, Public Relations Manager at kidscommons, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thanks for visiting us with your family Sandra! We are happy you explored with us and appreciate the review. We hope you come back soon!

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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

If you live in Cbus this is a must stop for children and if you don't it is a must come and do! Great activities for littles and older!!!!!! Diverse opportunities from being in a Japanese home to computerized construction to wall climbing to watching...More

Thank Sandy W
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Brenda S
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kidscommons . org has the hours and admission fees.
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