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Hands On!-A Child's Gallery

318 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-0407
+1 828-697-8333
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Kids and adults enjoyed the visit!

We stopped in at the Hands on! gallery during the Apple Festival. The busy crowds were a bit much... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
276gingers
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Enriching and environmentally safe play area for children to spend time releasing energy while in... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Carol A L
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Hendersonville, United States
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Hands On! is the place where LEARNING comes into PLAY! Located in Downtown Hendersonville, Hands On! is a children's museum that provides educational exhibits and science programs to children ages 1-10, along with their caregivers. More information can be found at their website on special programs and classes, memberships and birthday parties.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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318 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-0407
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+1 828-697-8333
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in at the Hands on! gallery during the Apple Festival. The busy crowds were a bit much for our younger children. My sister and her family (3 and 5 year old) and our family (14yo, 12yo, 10yo, 7yo, and 4yo) had a FANTASTIC...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Enriching and environmentally safe play area for children to spend time releasing energy while in downtown Hendersonville, NC.

Thank Carol A L
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My 7 yr old daughter loves Hands On. There is a kids size grocery store, hospital, veterinary clinic, there is so much art and science

Thank Yvonne K
HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On!-A Child's Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Hi Yvonne! So glad your daughter had a great time at Hands On! and we hope to see you in again! Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your experience!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

So much packed in there! Kids love this place. Definitely worth every cent. There is a play grocery store, vets, stage and dress ups, painting, bubbles, rice play, water play, climbing, building... just so much. The only thing to be aware of is they charge...More

Thank Treenzs
Reviewed 2 July 2017

My wife and I took our adult son, wife, and their toddler (age 3.5 years) here, and one of our other adult "kids" joined us as well. For the $ 5 per person (young or old) admission price, I think our money was well spent...More

Thank EwanderingMan
HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On!-A Child's Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hello! Thank you so much for visiting and the great review. We are so glad your "Fun quotient" was met and you all enjoyed the variety of our exhibits. Hope to see you all in again to play & learn with us!

Reviewed 30 June 2017

Brought my two age 5 and 7 granddaughters for a girls night out trip to Flat Rock .... they loved Hands On! ... We could have stayed for hours but only had time for 2 1/2 hours!

Thank Frances N
HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On!-A Child's Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Hi Frances! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know about your great experience. We are so glad your granddaughters loved their visit! Hope to see you and your family in again!

Reviewed 6 April 2017

So many educational fun opportunities for children. Easy to spend the day there. You will find this place is well worth the time

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is an excellent place for kids to play and explore in a fun and safe environment. If you're shopping the downtown area and the kids get restless - go here! (FYI: There is a coffee shop next door, just sayin'.) We took a couple...More

Thank DrNickatNite
HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On!-A Child's Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Wonderful! Thanks so much for the review, DrNickatNite! Glad you all had a great time & we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 29 March 2017

My son used to love to go here. We live about 45 minutes away and would make special day trips to visit here. He has outgrown it now (he's 10 and into technology) but he used to have such a good time here. Now his...More

Thank WNCM0m
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I visited here with my grand kids ages 2,7 and 9. It is relaxing and friendly place to spend a few hours. The experience is low tech which leaves room for children's imaginations. Even my 9 year old advanced learner grandson enjoyed it. Recommend!More

Thank bernadette00
HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On!-A Child's Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Hi bernadette00, I'm so glad you and your family had a great time at Hands On! and everyone found something fun to do. Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. We hope to see your family in again to play & learn...More

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