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Marbles Kids Museum

201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1437
+1 919-834-4040
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Fun, fun fun!!

Great place to take your kids on a rainy day (and even on a sunny day)!! There are all sorts of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Apex, North Carolina
9 year members

About two months after we moved to the Raleigh area in 2008 we decided to explore Marbles with our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kristi M
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Marbles Kids Museum is a hands-on, interactive destination that inspires children to be creative thinkers, active learners and confident individuals in today's world. With five galleries and two outdoor escapes, there is no shortage of activity for kids birth to 12 and their families. The campus also features the Wachovia IMAX Theatre at Marbles Kids Museum. This 267-seat giant-screen experience is the only 3D capable IMAX theatre in North Carolina.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1437
+1 919-834-4040
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to take your kids on a rainy day (and even on a sunny day)!! There are all sorts of activities to captivate your child, my two year old granddaughter was a scientist, a meteorologist, a grocer and most of all, happy and engaged!!...More

Thank Pat_and_kids
Reviewed 1 week ago

About two months after we moved to the Raleigh area in 2008 we decided to explore Marbles with our two toddlers. We meant to stay an hour, stayed the day, and took our entrance receipt back to the register to get credit for the day...More

Thank Kristi M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great! It's fun to go here each year to see what different types of activities the kids grow to enjoy each time. I've taken a 3 year old, 4 year old, and 5 year old here. We spent probably 2.5 hours but...More

Thank marsjunk47
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful museum for kids and adults. Also, our son and daughter in law got married here (not during museum hours). The staff was terrific. All around good place.

Thank wtyson1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grandson had the best day and did not want to leave! So many activities to participates and interact with other children. Plenty of activities to interest any youngster. Only $5.00 for each persons admission fee.

Thank 3toMato
Reviewed 1 week ago

Marbles is the perfect answer for rainy days, weird cousin's visit, different levels of playing abilities, awkward kids and holiday entertainment when nothing else is open. Everything is "hands on" and there is something interesting and fascinating for every age child up to 10. If...More

Thank MaryD354
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for younger kids. My oldest who is now 14 has pretty much outgrown it other than a few sports things but my 10 year old and toddler have a great time. Best time to go is during the week when school is in...More

Thank mindyg1979
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always go here when our grandchildren are visiting and they all love it!!! They have something for all age groups. Very inexpensive! Only $5 per person

Thank DLSfly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been coming to Marbles for about 3 years. We bring our son (who is 6) multiple times a year; making the 2 hour drive there and back. There is always something new and different for him to try at every age. We always...More

Thank mlnadt2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This indoor play facility is our granddaughter´s favorite place in town, with lots of hands-on, creative activities, all materials needed are provided, with helpful and friendly staff to guide you.

Thank 856bill
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15 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
I would say that children up to 10 would be entertained.
15 June 2017|
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Response from Steggie86 | Reviewed this property |
I recently went with my friend and her 6 month old. Definitely not a lot to for someone that young but we spent time in the infant area and then just pushed him around in the stroller. There is also a toddler area. Most of... More
18 April 2017|
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Response from Lucretia S | Reviewed this property |
With downtown construction I would not walk from train station with children