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Hands On! Children's Museum

318 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-0407
+1 828-697-8333
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Fun, interactive place for kids!

This is a fun place that encourages kids to make believe and use their imaginations. They can... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
jillctwi
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
Great place for kids

Really fun place for the grandkids. Have taken ours there many times. Place supermarket, stage... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Patrick K
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Hendersonville, NC
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Hands On! is the place where LEARNING comes into PLAY! Located in Downtown Hendersonville, Hands On! is a children's museum that provides educational exhibits and science programs to children ages 1-10, along with their caregivers. More information can be found at their website on special programs and classes, memberships and birthday parties.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“grocery store” (22 reviews)
“lego car” (3 reviews)
“non profit” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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318 N Main St, Hendersonville, NC 28792-0407
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+1 828-697-8333
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"stage area"
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"daughter loves"
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"kids love"
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"young ones"
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a fun place that encourages kids to make believe and use their imaginations. They can pretend they're shopping in a grocery store, work at or be a customer at an ice cream parlor or take their "pet" to a vet and there are...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Really fun place for the grandkids. Have taken ours there many times. Place supermarket, stage area with costumes and props, various science activities, music area, and much more.

Thank Patrick K
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Great location for children of any age! Very interactive and interesting hands on stations that kept my children busy for several hours.

Thank Penny W
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HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On! Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2017

Hi Penny W! Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. I'm glad your family had a great time here. We hope to see you all again soon!

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a great place to bring kids, especially if they're your grandkids! Great intreractive activities that challenge kids' creativity!

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Reviewed 18 November 2016

Lots of activities for the little ones! Afternoon of lots of fun and interesting learning experiences!

Thank lisboa09
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HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On! Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your thoughts and for the positive review. Hope to see you all again soon to play & learn with us!

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great value. Our five year old would stay there all day! It's much better than Chucke E Cheese. Our son gets to use his imagination!

Thank dandmrobbins
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

While Hands On has a number of opportunities for creative play and has special opportunities for learning, they are too expensive for what is offered. I especially resent having to pay to watch my kid play. Local parks and the library offers programs as well...More

Thank 404Traveler404
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HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On! Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2016

Hi 404Traveler404, We appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts. Hands On! is a children’s museum dedicated to educating the whole family. We offer educational experiences to stimulate the imagination and motivate lifelong learning in a safe “hands on” environment. As a small...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2016

My kids absolutely love this place! My daughter especially likes the vet career area. The price is great and you can come and go all day after your entrance is paid. Leave have lunch and head back. Lots for kids of all ages to do...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2016

This place is great! Whether the weather is good or bad outside, the adventure inside is all good. Your kids will love all the interactive displays.

Thank Daryl W
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My grandkids love to visit our flat rock home and go here. They would spend a day if I let them. They love the store, ice cream shop, theater and painting. There are always new exhibits. It's not big and I think that's why they...More

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HandsOnChildsGallery, Guest Relations Manager at Hands On! Children's Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thanks for the review! We are so happy to hear your grandkids enjoy Hands On! Hope to see you all in again.

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