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Children's Museum of Oak Ridge

461 W Outer Dr, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-3714
+1 865-482-1074
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Hidden gem in E Tennessee

This is a wonderful childrens museum. The best I have been to (and I have taken my kids to plenty... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
International festival

Neat place. Some world history, local history and a doll house room and electric train exhibit. And... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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461 W Outer Dr, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-3714
+1 865-482-1074
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful childrens museum. The best I have been to (and I have taken my kids to plenty) because the kids can run around and do all sorts of things. It is HUGE. Absolutely FANTASTIC on a cold or rainy day. The full...More

Thank Orenv01
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Neat place. Some world history, local history and a doll house room and electric train exhibit. And more. Just a neat place to go.

Thank W7120XIpaula
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

a great experience for all ages. this has been a historic place in Oak Ridge for many years and only gets better with time

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Loved this museum! I was amazed by the numerous displays, and here is a short list of my favorites: real log cabins and period clothing for the children to put on; birds in a pond with secret staircase; mining tools and view into tunnel; information...More

1  Thank balinesian
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Took 5 and 7 year old grandchildren to the museum and they loved it. When we first entered, I thought it might be a bit dry for them but as we moved area to area, they got more and more involved and interested.

Thank moxie11
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Terrific place for young children. Lots of fun and the museum offers many learning experiences. Cannot recommend it highly enough!

Thank KJB0828
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Kids love this interactive museum! Lots of history and lots for them to do. Can make a good day of it. Sell snacks. Can leave and come back on same ticket. WELL worth the money!

Thank oakridgelady
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We've gone here 3 or 4 times since it opened and our kids have enjoyed it each and every time. We spend a couple hours there. The staff is great. We love it.

Thank Afamilyonthebeach
Reviewed 24 May 2017

wonderful place use to visit all the time when I lived here ,at one time it was free but I'm unsure about that now.

Thank terry s
Reviewed 17 May 2017

While the AMSE has been going downhill, the Children's Museum has been thriving. This place shows what a community can do if they put the time and money into it. The exhibits are interesting and educational. It is really worth a visit.

Thank Randy C
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Tina H
30 January 2017|
Response from Sandra0598 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can do birthday parties. I believe current price is $150 for room use for 2 hours that includes museum admission for 15 children and accompanying adults.
Debbie Beam H
26 December 2016|
Response from HokieMKB | Reviewed this property |
Hours: The Museum is Open Year ‘Round: Tuesday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sunday: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. The Museum is closed on Mondays during the school year. During June, July and... More