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Glazer Children's Museum

110 W Gasparilla Plz, Tampa, FL 33602-1500
+1 813-443-3861
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Great for young kids and students

This museum has 3 levels of learning and fun for young children. They also have toddlers areas... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
via mobile
Awesome museum

This is a great spot to take children under 5 years old. We took our almost 5 YO and he really... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
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Glazer Children's Museum is a 53,000 square foot facility in the heart of Downtown Tampa. Created specifically for children 10 and under, the Museum is a place where parents and children can learn through play and shared discovery. We offer 170 "interactivities" in 12 themed areas for families to explore and connect while having fun along the way.The Museum can be easily reached from anywhere in the Tampa Bay area. All themed areas on most exhibits are wheel chair accessible.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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110 W Gasparilla Plz, Tampa, FL 33602-1500
+1 813-443-3861
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This museum has 3 levels of learning and fun for young children. They also have toddlers areas that are blocked off to older children so they can have friends their own size play around them as they explore. In the summer, they offer specials and...More

Thank LindsayNjoe429
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot to take children under 5 years old. We took our almost 5 YO and he really loved exploring all the play areas. We mistakenly went on one of their "free" days so it was really busy, but my son was...More

Thank crystalywong
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Really excited we found a museum for kids that wasn't too busy on a late Sat afternoon. We bought the family membership and expect many more returns. Great for our 2 year old!!

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The first Tuesday of every month is FREE Tuesday. Since the kids are off of school I took my 6 children (ages 4-15) because hey, 6 kids are not cheap. I've seen the museum quite a few times but had never been there before. The...More

Thank 6mightyminions
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

So this place was very nice and located downtown Tampa. Our hotel was right around the corner. We visited on a holiday but the size made it where it wasn't crowded. The first floor was for babies and very small children. The second floor was...More

1  Thank familyguy30281
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Visited with our girls and they truly had a great time. It's clean and modern. They offer a little bit for all ages. They have a food concession stand in the lobby. The museum is located in downtown Tampa and has a great view of...More

Thank michellelunetta
Reviewed 23 May 2017

great spot to visit if you have young children 2 and older. Lots of hand on activities for them to explore and learn

Thank Rania_MHA
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a very nice museum for the kids, two floors with hands on activities for the kids. Everyone was very helpful with any questions.

Thank Sandra P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

It is a good recreational place for children. Only 2 floors offering a variety of play stations: a supermarket; a restaurant; firehouse; vet clinic; dr.'s office; theater for example. There is a educational station offering geography (Africa-Asia) and engineer activities. Weather and earth are on...More

Thank ErnestandPat
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

This gem of a place is the Mecca of all children's activities. Don't let them run wild because you might loose track of them but they have activities and different interest set up all over the museum. There's a handy man station, fireman station, cooking...More

Thank Dina H
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6 June 2017|
Response from Dina H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you could spend 3-4 hours here if you wanted to. It's almost difficult to pull the kids out of there because they love it so much. We did go once for an hour because we didn't know what was inside and needed to check it... More
29 May 2017|
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Response from Rania_MHA | Reviewed this property |
I say the oldest you should take a child is 10 years old. It is really geared a lot to younger kids specially toddlers. Your kids might get a bit bored or under stimulated...
29 May 2017|
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Response from Amber F | Reviewed this property |
I would not take them. It is geared toward kids about 10 and under and 10 is pushing it.