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Eureka! The National Children's Museum

Discovery Road, Halifax HX1 2NE, England
+44 1422 330069
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Many visits with annual pass

Had a few visits this month using the "free upgrade" annual pass (since it's a bit expensive as a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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4 yr old birthday treat

Visited today for our 4 yr olds bday treat, and we weren't disappointed from the minute we walked... read more

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We're an award-winning children's museum in Halifax, West Yorkshire, with more than 400 interactive exhibits which inspire children aged 0-11 to learn about themselves and the world around them through imagination, discovery and, most importantly, play!
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Discovery Road, Halifax HX1 2NE, England
+44 1422 330069
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a few visits this month using the "free upgrade" annual pass (since it's a bit expensive as a one-off trip). My little one mostly wanted to be outdoors playing in the free sandpit but as the weather hasn't been so good I convinced her...More

Thank Jollyjollygood
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited today for our 4 yr olds bday treat, and we weren't disappointed from the minute we walked through the door. There is something for all ages, Had some lunch in cafe, again very reasonable in price. The best thing is when u pay, u...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited eureka today my son loved it but, although a few of the exhibits where broken possible from the amount of excessive use from children, this is why i haven't given a full marks the staff are very good and quick to pick up on...More

Thank gyfoodbabie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Eureka was designed with children for children and is always full of children enjoying themselves! Children learn best through play and Eureka exemplifies this ethos. From the workings of our homes, to mechanics, music and anatomy, Eureka makes it all easy to understand and fun...More

Thank HistoryNeedsYou
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I went with my little boy who is 3, it is such a wonderful place with lots for children to do and explore. It's lovely that once you buy your tickets you can then register for an annual pass free of charge. We will be...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took the children to eureka this week an excellent outing,as they live in Market Harborough they were on school holidays when the local schools were still at school this meant the place was a little quieter than usual although there were some school parties enjoying...More

Thank aileenjoyce
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a friend with her daughter she loved it, pay once and get 12 months it's a good deal and a must see place

Thank Bendywendy34
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been 20+ years since I came here myself as a child when it was fairly new and I had fond memories of it so I was looking forward to bringing my son who is almost 3. It was aimed at older children, he was...More

1  Thank princessleah1986
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have an annual pass to Eureka (which are free once you've paid entry once) we lost the paper copy of this but they had no problem retrieving our details. My kids are 8, 5 and love it here!! It hasn't changed much since I...More

Thank Aimoi90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had heard really good things about the place so perhaps expected more. Attended with my two sons who are 7 and 9 and apart from the new digital space area we were done in a few hours. A lot aimed at younger children as...More

Thank Michelle H
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1 May 2017|
Response from sospot |
Eureka! is open from 10-5 today :-)
Ruth C
29 April 2017|
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Response from Kylie H | Reviewed this property |
We stayed around 4-5 hours.
14 March 2017|
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Response from Steve J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Andy didn't see your message I think 2 maybe a little young but that's not to see she or he won't enjoy it sure he or she would run around looking at everything but ideal for 5 and older