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Children's Museum of Memphis

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Address: 2525 Central Ave, Memphis, TN 38104-5926
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+1 901-320-3170
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Children's museum featuring a kid-sized city where kids run things while...

Children's museum featuring a kid-sized city where kids run things while parents sit back and watch.

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Never Boring!

It took my two grandchildren to the Children's museum over Christmas break. The museum is excellent and they are always updating the exhibits. Our visit was the same day that... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Itzie4you
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Memphis, Tennessee
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Memphis, Tennessee
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It took my two grandchildren to the Children's museum over Christmas break. The museum is excellent and they are always updating the exhibits. Our visit was the same day that the Liberty Bowl was held on the next property. Museum staff made sure to keep patrons updated on the traffic situation, which was extremely helpful.

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Jackson, Tennessee
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son is almost 2. We took him and it was very child friendly! There were kids of all ages. They have a certain section for 4 and under but we went all over easily. My sons favorite was the fishing area and the disco dancing room and vehicles. It was 15 each for 3 of us. 4 dollar parking.... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience, both indoor and outside. We happened to go on a day that wasn't very busy so my kids got to spend as much time as they wanted with all the different exhibits. The only criticism is that there was very little option to purchase food in the small snack area and we were starving after playing... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of activities to engage children and adults. Easy to navigate through the different experiences. Fun way to learn about local interests. We stayed about 4 hours and definitely will return. Don't miss the outside activities!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Children have the opportunity to have fun and enjoy their time and also learn new things from their surroundings,

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Awesome and fun. Myself, daughter and granddaughter had a blast!!! We're there right at three hours and it was just enough to,e.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We purchased a membership and every time we went the owner (older white male) was always so rude to his employees. Not a huge fan of that but the kids like to go and enjoy a few hours. check facebook to see if groups will be there try to avoid the big group days because it is nuts!

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Thank Brian N Leah W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The new Splash Pad is worth getting a membership for the summer. My 6yo daughter loves to go and play when it is hot. The outdoor playground is a lot of fun as well. She loves the zip line. There are a lot of activities inside, perfect for any time of the year! She has always loved the grocery store,... More 

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Thank Ava K
millington tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

kids love this place we enjoy the activities there,we will leave go out for food and come back .we chose not to eat there I need a break.

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Hughes, Arkansas
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Been going here for years, but lately the place has gone down to the dogs. It's gotten to be a huge Chuck E. Cheeses - except Chuck has better food. The place is always dirty now and some noisy construction is always a sure bet. The prices keep going up and up which will make it impossible for ALL children... More 

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