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Children's Museum of Memphis

2525 Central Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-5926
+1 901-320-3170
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Had a great time

There was a lot of things to do. The FedEx airplane was fascinating for both young and old. There... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Amy O
via mobile
so much fun

We brought our four year old to this museum while visiting Memphis. We could have spent much more... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
hershey, PA
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Children's museum featuring a kid-sized city where kids run things while parents sit back and watch.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“splash pad” (19 reviews)
“fire trucks” (13 reviews)
“fed ex” (11 reviews)
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2525 Central Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-5926
+1 901-320-3170
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There was a lot of things to do. The FedEx airplane was fascinating for both young and old. There was outside slash park and park. The kids really enjoyed it enough to back a few days later. The only down fall is they was no...More

Thank Amy O
Reviewed 3 days ago

We brought our four year old to this museum while visiting Memphis. We could have spent much more time there (days!) because she enjoyed it so much! The museum is not like an adults museum. this is a hands on play experience where children learn...More

Thank traysea77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Water spray area, mock grocery store, motors, air tube exhibits, tv stage. and on and on and on. Wow was I tired keeping up.

Thank BillIBT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 2 year old, 15 year old and 2 year old nephew. Our 15 enjoyed playing with the little kids too. If it is pretty outside, it is definitely worth the extra $5 to do the outdoor "pass". Which includes the splash pad,...More

Thank loisthomas23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although we had fun, this attraction is better suited for younger children. It seemed to be bigger and more fun when I was a kid.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have taken my children several times and enjoyed the museum each trip. They have so many interactive things for young children to do while there. Best for ages 3-8 probably.

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I visited the children's museum of Memphis with my two kids, ages 5,7. We visited last year and the kids were excited to go back. This year, we noticed were some exhibits that were broken or closed. The boys favorite is still the large FedEx...More

Thank JenTravels01
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This children's museum has some interesting exhibits. Our 9 year old granddaughter liked the fact that everything was a hands on experience. I think improvements could accommodate older children like get better. Most things were aimed at small, young children. Even though went on a...More

Thank muralpainter37
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Recently visited the children's museum and it was a huge hit with a 3 and 4 year old. Absolutely loved the splash pad. Very nice area and they have "life guards" to make sure all the kids are playing nice and know one is acting...More

Thank Shelly R
Reviewed 14 June 2017

My son and I have visited twice, and we thoroughly enjoyed both visits. He loves the FedEx cargo plane and the AutoZone room. He filled up the minivan with gas about two dozen times! I'm pretty sure he would stay there all day and all...More

Thank GoodLittleTraveler4
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20 June 2017|
Response from TravelLover0602 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so. We didn't try. They may have a system in place where you can. I would try to call and ask.
20 June 2017|
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Response from Cekeea M | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can, but I'm not 100 percent sure
29 May 2017|
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Response from traysea77 | Reviewed this property |
my daughter voukd have spent a few DAYS here. Depending on your child's engagement and interest in activities, your experience will vary