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Earlyworks Museum Complex

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Favorite place for grandchildren

Our grandchildren, all under 7, absolutely love visiting the museum. From the stuffed dogs, to the... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
Huntsville, Alabama
Great for younger children.

Several hands on exhibits for children to play with. Our children spent several hours with all the... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
James R
Columbus, Georgia
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Interactive children's museum focused on teaching about Alabama history.
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404 Madison St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4203
+1 256-564-8100
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

Our grandchildren, all under 7, absolutely love visiting the museum. From the stuffed dogs, to the play areas there is easily 2+ hours of activities each time we go. There is a wide variety of things to do for the kids, such as dressing up...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Several hands on exhibits for children to play with. Our children spent several hours with all the exhibits. It’s a little pricey but a great place for children to have fun, explore, and learn. As others have suggested, kids over 10 may get bored quickly.

Thank James R
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Wonderful for most kids from about age 3 or 4, up to about 11 or 12. Younger kids won' find much to do that they understand, and most older kids will probably get bored. But from ages 3-12, there are a lot of things here...More

3  Thank Mike F
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

I was very pleasantly surprised to visit Early Works after not visiting for several years. The Paw Patrol roaming characters were a big plus as were the puppies surrounding the tree in the entry. There were many volunteers to help, direct and tidy up all...More

Thank Mammy9800
Reviewed July 24, 2017

I brought my 6 year old grandson here & he was not really interested in it. It is geared more toward small children up to 4 years old or so & adults. They activities were for not for him & there were a lot of...More

Thank tberry262
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

I took my granddaughter and her cousin, ages 5 and 7. They both had a great time pretend playing pioneers, vet and pet salon, police, building, and playing dress up. They were still enjoying them self after almost 3 hours of solid playing. The only...More

Thank Kitty W
Reviewed June 22, 2017

OK for a one time visit with younger children. Mine are 6 & 3. Not a lot of hands on activities as advertised. Big disappointment.

Thank Sherri427
Reviewed April 11, 2017

It is a nice little place to take younger kids (younger than 7 maybe) my kids are older but still had a little fun there doing some of the hands on exhibits.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed March 23, 2017 via mobile

My mom and I brought my 10 year old son and 5 year old daughter in while we were in town visiting. This was our first visit and I have to say, my kids were surprisingly bored! The museum was almost completely dead on a...More

2  Thank RachelSpahr
Reviewed December 2, 2016

My sons class had a field trip here & it was fun. I'm glad we went because it's a nice place for kids. Great for ages up to 8. There is a gift shop that has soda to purchase & there are vending machines around...More

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