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Children's Museum of Wilmington

116 Orange St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4421
+1 910-254-3534
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A fun place for the kids

We got a groupon, so the we enjoyed the value of that. The museum is pretty big and has a bunch of... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2016
Pembroke, Canada
Awesome for toddlers

Our almost 2 year old boy and 3 year old girl loved this museum. We spent almost 2 hours here and... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2016
via mobile
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116 Orange St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4421
+1 910-254-3534
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

We got a groupon, so the we enjoyed the value of that. The museum is pretty big and has a bunch of stuff for kids of all ages. I, personally, think that there should be museum staff throughout the building - we encountered a parent...More

Thank K J
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Our almost 2 year old boy and 3 year old girl loved this museum. We spent almost 2 hours here and only left because it was lunch and nap time. It's much bigger than it looks from the outside and there are too many different...More

2  Thank T-Yo_C-Diddy
Reviewed 29 September 2016

A great little gem in downtown Wilmington, NC for family & kids to enjoy their afternoon...will expand their minds and leaving the kids with a desire to return.

Thank jmurr
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We spent an hour or two here on a recent vacation. My 8 year old had fun in the art studio, but my 10 year old was starting to run out of possibilities pretty quick. The building the museum's in is pretty neat, though. If...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I visited this place and got a great deal on the tickets through Groupon. My kids (5 and 7) loved the place. It has lots of little activities for them to do and places to play. It does seem to be older and in need...More

Thank jasonbarnette
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

The museum had several levels of activities and also an outside play area. Plenty of things to do to keep the kids occupied. Our favorite areas of play were the grocery store and the restaurant, always fun to play pretend. We also enjoyed creating our...More

Thank THEPaulaT
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

A nice little children's play museum located in an old bldg constructed in the early 1800s. When we first went in, we did not think it had very much, but then realized that there is, not only the entrance floor, but also a lower level...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Last time I was here with the Grand kids was in 2012 and we loved it. Went back this past weekend and found it to be really dirty and unkempt. Many of the displays were broken. It really needs to be renovated. It was more...More

2  Thank HHHB10
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to the beach. He had to work during the day and it was raining. I heard from another mom this was a good place to go with babies. My daughter is 8 months old and she was able to crawl...More

1  Thank Sierra D
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My kids, ages 10 and 8 love this museum. It's hands on and has quite a bit for them to do. It takes a couple of hours to go through. Check it out.

1  Thank sstancel
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Evette M
28 July 2016|
Response from GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat | Reviewed this property |
$9.75 per ticket. Don't know about hours of operation, but you can goggle or call them.