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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 Oak Ridge

I live and work in this area and have only recently been to the Children's Museum. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2017
Knoxville, TN
Awesome, Interactive Museum

The museum is terrific. The admission price is reasonable. It tells the history of Oak Ridge and... read more

Reviewed 17 January 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 3 February 2017

I live and work in this area and have only recently been to the Children's Museum. It is incredible. There are activities for all children. Trains, doll houses, space, archaeology, etc... I've been to many children museum's but this one is the best and it's...More

1  Thank ChildeRoland
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The museum is terrific. The admission price is reasonable. It tells the history of Oak Ridge and the surrounding area. Additionally, they offer special programs and activities for children. Many of the exhibits are interactive in nature.

1  Thank mcomer2016
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We live in Knoxville and ended up buying a family membership because we visited so often. It has a lot of fun things for small kids. I would recommend that anyone with small children visit this place. It has small play areas such as a...More

1  Thank Vab71
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I came with my mom (65) my sister (12) and daughter (6). My age is 49 and we all enjoyed it here alot. The antique toys and the variety of other displays were all very interesting and some were interactive. I look forward to coming...More

1  Thank whitecatcasper
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The Oak Ridge Children's Museum is an excellent place to spend a couple or three hours on a rainy, cold or hot Saturday. It provides hands on displays for children that relates the history of the area as well as that of other locales. The...More

1  Thank Sandra0598
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have been to the Children's Museum many times.... first with my Kids... now my Grandkids. It is always beautifully done and interesting on more than one level. The kids enjoy it for the fun, the adults enjoy it for the History and Stories of...More

1  Thank Drbill L
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I have been to the Museum with my kids and with school groups. Love when they have special days and it is also a great place to book a birthday party for young kids. With school group (2-3rd) it is also great to ask for...More

Thank Margie B
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We love the children's museum. We actually had our son's last birthday there. They were so accommodating and helpful. The kids always love it. For a hands on museum, the Children's Museum is top.

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I visited with my 1 year old son. We were able to find parts of the museum that he really enjoyed. He liked the boat, the trains, and the space room. The weather was not the greatest, so we didn't get to play on the...More

Thank Brandi C
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This place was huge. I honestly thought we were never going to find the end. Each room had a different theme with new things to learn. Lots to read and learn. Teen siblings were bored after about an hour. 5 year old wanted to stay...More

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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