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Children’s Museum of Phoenix

Opens in 28 min: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Possibly the best children's museum in the US. It is a wonderland of child participatory... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tucson, Arizona
This is nap inducing

I will happily pay $15 for my toddler to go absolutely bananas in here any day. Unfortunately we’re... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kelowna, Canada
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215 N 7th St, Phoenix, AZ 85034-1012
+1 602-253-0501
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Reviewed yesterday

Possibly the best children's museum in the US. It is a wonderland of child participatory activities for every kind of child, no matter what the interests. There are cooking and grocery shopping activities, art work areas and teachers, science exhibits and even TV activities. I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank seb36
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I will happily pay $15 for my toddler to go absolutely bananas in here any day. Unfortunately we’re not from the area and can’t actually do that. From the moment we walked through the door it was imagination central and my 3 year old thought...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 327sarahl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for my daughter's 6th birthday. All three of my kids 1.5,4.5, and 6 had a blast. They always had something to do and play with. I enjoyed that my 6yr old could help my 1.5yr old through everything. Staff was great as...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ashlieturner10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! A sensory overload in the best way. Want 100% nap guaranteed? Then bring your little ones here for a few hours. They will run, climb and play their little hearts out. I wish the food options were better but really you are here to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Makoto452
Reviewed November 12, 2018

This museum is best for under 6 years old, but older kids will enjoy it, too. Just about everything is active participation. There are 3 stories of fun, discovery, try, and pretend. There are paid art activities and member activities.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AZTravelLady
Reviewed November 6, 2018

My daughter absolutely loves this place!!! We have been multiple times and she never gets tired of it. Not only is there 3 floors worth of activities, but there are different "classes" at different times of the year. The different art-related activities are her favorite....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank David G
Reviewed October 28, 2018

My grandkids won't be here until Spring again but already, the seven year old is making sure the Children's Museum is on our list of things to do. He has been there three visits now and wouldn't miss it. It has interactive rooms, activities, imagination...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Cathy C
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The museum has lots of great interactive exhibits/play areas. It is fun snd engaging, just the right size for little ones; recommend Noodle area for older kids. The bathtub climber, the trikes and the race cars/tracks are very busy and turn-taking is not regulated by...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anna S
Reviewed October 10, 2018

My grand daughter loved this place, even her aunt got into the fun. My grand daughter especially enjoyed the grocery store. . Think she went back 3 times. She also ended up with pink eye so I’d advise to bring hand sanitizer and use it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Nancy B
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Super fun - not crowded, fun exhibits, great activity for small children on vacation! Really spacious 3 story facility close to airport!

Date of experience: September 2018
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March 21, 2018|
Response from Greg K | Reviewed this property |
I am 62+ ... I would say YES - too young for the experience ... there is a baby room (area) but ... example, We took our grandchildren 33 months and 8 years and it was perfect for both. I feel the child walking and some... More
March 15, 2017|
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Response from Robyn P | Reviewed this property |
There is a toddler room with an area for babies, but is definitely geared towards older children.
February 18, 2017|
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