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Discovery Gateway Children's Museum

444 W 100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1195
+1 801-456-5437
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My 11-year old was bored

This museum has highly interactive exhibits that are very fun but primarily designed for younger... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tami C
Phoenix, Arizona
via mobile
Great Place

Awesome place to keep kids entertained for hours! There is so much for them to see and do that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tempe, Arizona
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Discovery Gateway children’s museum is located in the Gateway Mall in downtown Salt Lake City. Discovery Gateway offers 60,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on fun. Come explore our engaging workshops, programs, and exhibits that invite the whole family to create, learn, and play together!
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
444 W 100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1195
+1 801-456-5437
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This museum has highly interactive exhibits that are very fun but primarily designed for younger children. I took my daughter who is 11 thinking that she would have a good time but she was bored most of the time. Our friends who had a four-year-old...More

1  Thank Tami C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place to keep kids entertained for hours! There is so much for them to see and do that they will be amazed. We beat the Utah heat and visited during July. I'm sure that it gets packed during the weekends so I'm glad we...More

1  Thank Hannahbears_mom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a kids museum that is situated right next to some great shopping. The first level has a lot of sensory play and activities for younger children. The construction area was my youngest favorite. The second floor offers more Interactive events and STEM-based games...More

1  Thank Nelmikey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

most of the shops are closed, to there is no longer much to see here; the fountains are nice, though

1  Thank millou5171
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited with 3 adults and 7 children to beat the 100 degree heatwave. It was an excellent choice. This museum is clean and has a HUGE variety of activities for infants ranging from 6 months to 14 years of age. It has two levels,...More

1  Thank GBD_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit and I wish we had discovered this place sooner. There is so much to see, do, build, and explore. You could spend an entire day exploring this place and playing. If we lived closer, this is a place I would...More

1  Thank 184rachelled
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

There is a lot to do at this interactive children's museum. They have a real helicopter on the 2nd floor patio, a pretend air-traffic control center and emergency dept. The kids get to pretend to fly the helicopter, take x-rays, dress up like doctors, etc....More

1  Thank Angie H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We brought our 3 grand children ages 10, 8 and 2 to the Discovery Gateway Kids museum for our last 'Grandma Day'. They had a blast! They love everything about it. The ball center, the water center, the farm and store, the play house, the...More

1  Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We love this place! Great for ages up to 8ish. My son loves everything here. You could spend hours! The staff are friendly. I wish I did not get hit up by panhandlers every time I came though. Also wish a parking pass came with...More

Thank Marci H
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

The discovery Gateway is a fun place to take children with three floors and lots of toys and classes. But it has its downside it is $16.00 per person that enters. If you don't mind pays by that much it is a great place for...More

1  Thank Myndie C
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