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Grand Rapids Children's Museum

11 Sheldon Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3218
+1 616-235-4726
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Was fun but maybe for a little older kids.

I took my 1 year old daughter here and I felt like most of the activities upstairs were a little... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fenton, Michigan
A stop you need to make if you have kids

This place was quite amazing. There was so much to do and see. It is a very busy place on... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Julie S
via mobile
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11 Sheldon Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503-3218
+1 616-235-4726
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my 1 year old daughter here and I felt like most of the activities upstairs were a little too old for her but she still really enjoyed the downstairs, especially the grocery store. However, the museum was very messy. I did see one...More

Thank sheljowo
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place was quite amazing. There was so much to do and see. It is a very busy place on Saturdays. There is a whole little town where kids can play at the dentist office, bank, restaurant, grocery store, & automotive shop. Hours of fun...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My son and I went here during his spring break. It was PACKED but a lot of fun! They are currently having a dinosaur exhibit that he just loved. There were so many people we simply couldn't see everything but his favorite things were the...More

Thank CarrieAnneSutton
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My husband and I took our 4 year old granddaughter to this stimulating museum for the afternoon and she played without stopping until it was time to leave. This place is clean, well organized and has a wide variety of activities for children from preschool...More

Thank Char G
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely terrific museum. Spent 2-3 hours with a 21 month old. Bring snack and water you will need it. It gets hot and dry there with many kids. Many stations kids can find a station free to use and parents generally very attentive to make...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Wonderful place for children of all ages to play and learn. Great place for using their imagination in a safe environment.

Thank SharBear2014
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We visited because we had time to kill before we checked into our hotel. The museum is located in down town Grand Rapids so parking will cost you. We paid $10 to park in the public lot near the museum. Tickets can be pricey for...More

Thank MidMichiganMommy
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Lots going on in this museum for children of all ages. Very interactive, educational while still being interesting to all ages.

Thank Claire F
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a favorite place for my wife and I to take our young grandchildren. There are always many activities that they can engaged in. Some of the "exhibits" change periodically, so it is not always the same each time you visit.

Thank Chester H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This was not in the plans for our little weekend away we wanted to check out some of the other museums GR has to offer but our kids begged and pleaded. Always amazes me how they never get board no matter how often we go...More

Thank ellenmyra1234
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ashlee t
What is the hours and prices
26 August 2016|
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Response from Allie F | Reviewed this property |
Mon-Sat 9:30-5 Sun noon-5 Price ranges from free(infant) -$8.50(adults)