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Earlyworks Museum Complex

Opens in 6 min: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Took my Daughter here and she had a lot of fun and learned while doing it. Even I had a great time... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Huntsville, Alabama
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
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Interactive children's museum focused on teaching about Alabama history.
Opens in 6 min
Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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404 Madison St SE, Huntsville, AL 35801-4203
+1 256-564-8100
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Took my Daughter here and she had a lot of fun and learned while doing it. Even I had a great time. Not too overly crowded during the week. Weekends a little more busy, but not too bad.

Date of experience: June 2018
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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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JamesR451
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

Date of experience: June 2017
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

Date of experience: August 2017
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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

Date of experience: July 2017
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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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 666kittyw
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.

Date of experience: June 2017
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.

Date of experience: April 2017
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

Date of experience: April 2016
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