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Explore More Discovery Museum

150 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3629
+1 540-442-8900
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Kids had a wonderful afternoon

Took a weekend trip to Harrisonburg to have some water park fun. We spent Friday afternoon here... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
malissahay
,
York, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Fun Overload!

I mean that in the best of ways. My 4 and 2.5 year old daughters had a blast (4 yr. old played for... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
doughboysigep
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Delhi, New York
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150 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801-3629
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a weekend trip to Harrisonburg to have some water park fun. We spent Friday afternoon here. Our children thoroughly enjoyed themselves. The children's museum is located in town which has an old fashioned feel. There was plenty of parking located near the museum and...More

1  Thank malissahay
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I mean that in the best of ways. My 4 and 2.5 year old daughters had a blast (4 yr. old played for 2.5 hours). Daddy even had some fun building things in the construction area. Great way to introduce kids to all sorts of...More

Thank doughboysigep
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We were there on a school day and had just missed a school field trip (thankfully), so we pretty much had the place to ourselves! The grandkids loved the sound effects in the theater area and spent time building in the construction zone.

Thank Candy S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This children's museum is very similar to the one on Broad Street in Richmond, only smaller with no outdoor space. Four grandparents had three granddaughters, ages 7, 8, and 8. The girls' favorite attraction was the theater room with the makeup station. They spent a...More

1  Thank NancyLee_10
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We took our two eight-year old children here and they may have been a little too old for this museum, but they still had fun. They loved the car mechanic exhibit along with the chicken coop slide. All of the kids were so excited in...More

Thank Tracey M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a great place to take young kids (10 and under) especially on a rainy day. Many activities to keep their interest. It's expensive so if you're local a yearly pass is the way to go.

Thank James N
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to take your kid if it's cold or rainy outside. Plenty of different activities so they never get bored. You will be worn out before your kid is. Only down side is that it can get crowded. Looking forward to the top two...More

Thank Chance1212
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Took my two kids - 12 & 10 - here as we were exploring Harrisonburg. What a great find! The kids loved exploring and trying out all the different rooms. Very hands on and interactive for them. I think we ended up spending almost two...More

1  Thank Karen L
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had so much fun here, our kids keep asking when we can go back, they loved the stage and theatre area, also had a blast at the art center and with the ambulance.... great for young children!!! Will definitely go back when in the...More

1  Thank jgeary05
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It's a great place to spend a couple hours with children. I go with my kindergarten class every year. The kids love the dress up area, face painting, driving the ambulance and cooking in the kitchen! There is so much to do and see. They...More

Thank Sharon K
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