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Children at Play Museum

3810 N Croatan Hwy, Unit G, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9230
+1 252-261-0290
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Don't miss this!! The best place to spend time with children...

Watch the faces of your children as they are captured by the creative play. Whoever designed this... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Paige77
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Virginia Beach, VA
Cute but too small and crowded

It definitely was super cute, but it is basically a single room that is actually pretty small with... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Dianna J
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Zanesville, Ohio
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Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum is an interactive children's museum with exhibits that encourage imaginative play. Activities promote learning about science, technology, engineering, art & math concepts. This non-profit children's museum was established in 2008.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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3810 N Croatan Hwy, Unit G, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9230
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+1 252-261-0290
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Watch the faces of your children as they are captured by the creative play. Whoever designed this museum/play area has to be a child at heart, mother, teacher, or all three.

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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

It definitely was super cute, but it is basically a single room that is actually pretty small with different areas of play. It was too crowded when we went and it didn't appear they cared about how many people they could fit into one small...More

2  Thank Dianna J
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Took our 18 month old grandson and he had a ball. Many different play areas: restaurant, doctor's office, gym, building zone, fishing boat.....Clean and well-maintained. Staff friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This s a very cute museum with a friendly staff. It is well organized so children can enjoy a variety of interactive activities.

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Reviewed 2 September 2016

We came, along with a gazillion others, to have some fun on a rainy day. My three year old daughter loved it. Stations included a restaurant, grocery store, large boat, teddy bear doctor's office, dress up stage, trains, blocks, etc. All your typical things for...More

Thank Carrie R
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We were trying to beat the heat with our 19 month old and weren't very impressed with this place. Everything felt worn, old and dirty. There were several age appropriate activities, but the disorganization was distracting. It was better than having nothing to do on...More

Thank travelck
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

We visited based on Trip Advisor reviews and are so glad that we did. Lots of hands-on activities in a very comfortable environment. We had a 3-, 4-, and 5-year old and they all loved it. This will be a regular attraction for us in...More

Thank eaglekg
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

I can't give an accurate review of the facility because we never made it inside. We thought this would be a perfect activity for a rainy morning, but there was nowhere to park. The museum is located in a shopping area with very little parking....More

Thank Robin H
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Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

I came by today that check the place out and meet the wonderful ladies running the place. My grandchildren have been here but I didn't come when they did so I wanted to locate the place so I can return with them in the future....More

Thank Frank d
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

My husband and I were looking for something to do with our 17-month old son on a really hot day. I came across this place on TripAdvisor and we decided to give it a try. And we were so happy we did! Upon entering we...More

5  Thank BMT44
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tay497
14 May 2017|
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Response from rholton0305 |
Greetings! Thank you for inquiring about Children @ Play. We do have several activities for toddlers. If your child is crawling, h/she can enjoy books, puzzles and crawling over big foam blocks. If they are standing or... More
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brunettebaby32
28 March 2017|
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Response from rholton0305 |
Greetings and thank you for your inquiry about Children @ Play Museum! Yes, a 13 month old would enjoy playing with several toys and exhibits that are just the right height for a standing toddler including: train table, sand... More
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