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Madison Children's Museum

100 N Hamilton St, Madison, WI 53703-2116
+1 608-256-6445
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Great for Kids

My son and nephew did not want to leave! Multiple floors with just tons and tons of things for kids... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brittney F
So cute

I was here for a work event, but will definitely visit again and bring my children. The museum is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maja P
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  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“older kids” (15 reviews)
“hamster wheel” (10 reviews)
“all ages” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
100 N Hamilton St, Madison, WI 53703-2116
+1 608-256-6445
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and nephew did not want to leave! Multiple floors with just tons and tons of things for kids to do!

Thank Brittney F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was here for a work event, but will definitely visit again and bring my children. The museum is very, very small, compared to some other children's museums. But is does have some activities which would be fun for the kids.

Thank Maja P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Especially on the second or third day of a grandchild visit, when searching for more things to do instead of plopping them in front of the television, this place is just wonderful. There are so many imaginative things for ages from about a year to...More

Thank WisconsinDeb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This visit stirred our imaginations! They were constantly having special classes or presentations going on. Everyone was so helpful and kind. There was something for everyone! My kids age between 3-6. Tons of hands on experiences.

Thank 864kaylas
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We've been to 6 children's museums in the midwest with our 2 boys, and Madison's... isn't bad. Definitely friendly staff, creative ideas, good layout; the design of the Wildernest is particularly intriguing. But for the cost and size of the building, there wasn't as much...More

Thank Austin B
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Our two grand children always want to go here in the winter. There is so much creative things for kids to do. Also areas for them to run and walk to burn off energy. The wall activities are terrific. So much for a wide range...More

Thank Delmar M
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This childrens museum is fantastic, one of the best we have visited. Very clean, staff is very friendly. The rooftop is gorgeous, lots of fun plants and chickens, yes chickens.... Highly recommended.

Thank Sheena F
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Great for children one and up. Very busy on Saturdays but everyone was very kind and courteous. Large coat area for diaper bags and even strollers. Small dining area with tables and some food options but you could also bring in a small snack to...More

Thank Samantha L
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Grandson was visiting for the weekend. We stopped in and he played and enjoyed all the things he could touch and see. He is 3 years old, so we stayed on the 1st level that was perfect for his age group.

Thank KimPLodi
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Madison Children's Museum is an award-winning venue... one of the finest in the country. You'll marvel at the whimsy and creativity while your kids just enjoy playing and learning. Monthly themed "Adult Swims" allow grown ups to play also. These ticketed events raise funds for...More

Thank smiller1232015
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How much is entry? I am on state aid and I'm sure I'm not the only one who is wondering, I heard you have a discounted price if we show a card?
22 February 2016|
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