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Children's Museum of the Lowcountry

25 Ann St, Charleston, SC 29403-6213
+1 843-853-8962
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Suitable for kids under 10

We have been to many Children's Museum but this one is more like a childcare instead of a Museum... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2014
William J
via mobile
Lot of fun for kids

My two year old had a blast here. It's a bit small so plan to go on a day it's slow. Be warned- the... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2014
Sue L
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Summerville, South Carolina, United States
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
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“art room” (23 reviews)
“water room” (15 reviews)
“fire truck” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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25 Ann St, Charleston, SC 29403-6213
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+1 843-853-8962
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"art room"
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"water room"
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"fire truck"
in 14 reviews
"castle room"
in 7 reviews
"arts and crafts"
in 10 reviews
"older kids"
in 7 reviews
"water play"
in 5 reviews
"medieval castle"
in 4 reviews
"shrimp boat"
in 4 reviews
"publix grocery store"
in 3 reviews
"princess tea"
in 2 reviews
"toddler room"
in 2 reviews
"medieval times"
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"annual membership"
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"pirate room"
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"hands on activities"
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"all ages"
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Reviewed 29 November 2014

We have been to many Children's Museum but this one is more like a childcare instead of a Museum. Well, a nice places for kids, especially under 10. Don't have many seating places for parent while they waiting for their kids to play around the...More

Thank William J
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Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

My two year old had a blast here. It's a bit small so plan to go on a day it's slow. Be warned- the castle portion has a ton of stairs. It was a bit much trying to keep my two year old from crashing...More

Thank Sue L
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

My kids, ages 1, 4, 6, overall had a good time. The place is very small and a bit expensive. Go to the visitor center next door by the bus station as they have buy one get one free coupons on a rack. if you...More

5  Thank Christopher C
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

I took. My 7-year-old son based on a suggestion. When we arrived we were greeted with a smile. We headed to the art room first & he loved drawing, but passed on painting. There was no one in the room for 35 minutes. We took...More

2  Thank S D
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

We took our 2 1/2 year-old daughter to the Children's Museum of the Lowcountry for the first time in August 2014. We were in town on vacation and took a break from the beach and it was well worth it. We enjoyed it the minute...More

Thank Lucas M
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exploreCML, Public Relations Manager at Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2014

Thanks for visiting the Children's Museum. We hope you'll PLAY with us on your next visit to Charleston!

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Reviewed 28 July 2014

Our daughter's therapist suggested we check out the children's museum's Superstars! program. This is on 2 Sunday's a month from 10am-12pm. The museum is not open to the public so that special needs kids can enjoy the museum in ways they would not normally be...More

Thank EmmieMK
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Reviewed 27 July 2014

This is the first time I have ever been to the Children's museum... I went with some friends and brought my 10 month old. It's in a good location as far as touristy and pretty Charleston. It has fun stuff for kids but I do...More

4  Thank SandyNSuzy
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Reviewed 18 July 2014

The museum was very entertaining for my grandchildren, which is a miracle when they're all under 4. There's a variety of rooms which are themed and contain activities that will keep them self-entertained. My eldest grandchild was totally gaga in the pirate and castle themed...More

Thank John_M_Cook
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Reviewed 12 July 2014

Our family of 6 took a day trip to Charleston while we were vacationing in Edisto Island. We went to this fully knowing that our boys (11 & 8) would probably not enjoy it as much as our girls (3 & 2). They were pretty...More

3  Thank tmb14883
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Reviewed 6 July 2014

Nothing special, typical Children's Museum setup. Children enjoyed, good place to kill a few hours. I think older kids would get bored here, more playtime than learning.

2  Thank nwyrbby
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Ireland23
23 October 2017|
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Response from Mark H | Reviewed this property |
We went with a 6 year old and a 22 month old. The 22 month old wanted to run around most of the time. The 6 year old got something out of it for the 2 hours we were there. He actually did things. The 22 month old was kept... More
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LetsGoCapitals
17 April 2017|
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Response from Faith N | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, it is geared towards younger kids. I went with three last year - ages 9, 8 & 6. The 6 year old loved it. The 8 year old was mildly interested. The 9 year old, not so much. Most things were below his height... More
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Cab1ernet
18 November 2015|
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Response from exploreCML | Property representative |
Hi there! Yes, we are open on Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving from 9am - 5pm. We hope to PLAY with you then!
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