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Centro Interactivo de Ensenanza CHIMINIKE

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Address: Blvd. Fuerzas Armadas | Contiguo a Corte Suprema de Justicia, Tegucigalpa FM1100, Honduras
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+504 2228-8484

CHIMINIKE is the first Children's Museum of Honduras, and the largest in...

CHIMINIKE is the first Children's Museum of Honduras, and the largest in Central America. It was built with the objective of stimulating the curiosity of its visitors, while motivating the learning process through interactive exhibits.CHIMINIKE has Seven Exhibit Rooms: The Maternity Room, Toddler´s Room, Our City, The Human Body, The Environment, Honduras and Its People and The Energy.

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Awesome Children's Museum

The museum is great for children (and even adults). There are a lot of different exhibits that are very interactive and educational. We went with a 2 year old and he loved it... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
Max C
San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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19 reviews
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

The museum is great for children (and even adults). There are a lot of different exhibits that are very interactive and educational. We went with a 2 year old and he loved it. We were only there for a little over an hour and it was not enough time. We will be going back for sure. I would recommend to... More 

Thank Max C
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Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

This museum is great specially for kids. It's full of activities and you learn a lot while having fun. The guides are always nice and you can have a lot of fun with your family. I still love going there!

Thank Jessy F
Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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623 reviews
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Reviewed 11 February 2015

I have two small kids and always include a trip to the local children's museum when travelling. I have visited many small suburban museums in the US as well as larger museums in big cities like Chicago, Mexico City and Miami. I am also a member of two museums. Chiminike is World Class! It is very large, includes 3 floors... More 

2 Thank ORD-TGU
Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2014

I had expected a second rate children's museum in Honduras, but this one was built with funds from the World Bank. The quality was not unlike children's museums in the USA. My son loved his visit to the museum, but I had fun too. There are lots of exhibits that will interest adults, such as the crooked house. But be... More 

2 Thank Miranda D
chi town
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2014

We had a great time. our daughters, 8-11 loved it as well as my wife and I. we all learned something. it was hands on and interesting. and the staff was very helpful. fun for all ages.

Thank ChiTownJimbo
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2013

The best place to bring your children, lots of fun, lots of information and ton super happy people willing to explain anything and everything The place also does events, birthdays etc... 5 stars is really not enough

Thank wakaranai
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2013

A children's museum, that the adults enjoy as much as the kids. Our group of family included kids from 5 to 15 , and we all loved it. Great interactive exhibits, excellent maintenance. Helpful staff, plenty of parking and set on a hill high enough to get a nice view of the city. A safe and fun place to viisit.

Thank GailJenny
Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2013

I took my first graders on a field trip to the museum and it was fantastic. The exhibits are interactive and educational, and we all had a blast. The tour guides were highly energetic, knowledgeable, and entertaining. Admission was inexpensive, and souvenirs were moderately priced. Wish we had more time here to explore!

2 Thank chelsey a
Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2013

This is a definite place to go for families with young children. Our three boys, ages 2 through 7, loved it. It is huge with a very open feel and has lots to do; we were there three hours and didn't see everything. Our favorite areas were the water room, the truck area, the grocery store, the tv station, the... More 

1 Thank Angela A
Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 October 2012

We and especially our kids enjoyed this great educational center / museum. We did not have enough time to see and participate in everything so on our next trip to Honduras we surey will visit Chiminike again!!

1 Thank Tamar1972

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