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Great place for kids

My granddaughter loves this place! Her favorite thing is the giant bubble--the staff is always... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Jean M
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Great place for kids

I took my 3 year old here for the first time and he had a blast. He never wanted to leave. They... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2018
669gayleb
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Gardners, Pennsylvania
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20 E High St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2319
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 12, 2011

My daughter has gone to this place twice a year for the last four years. It can keep her busy for many hours at a time. She loves this place and always has. When we speak of going on vacation to Gettysburg she always tells...More

3  Thank soccermom118
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Reviewed May 14, 2007

On our previous trips to Gettysburg with the kids, we'd never known this children's attraction existed - it's not well advertised though it's about a block from the Square, and we found it quite by accident on the internet. This "museum" is an old house...More

5  Thank pawriter
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

My granddaughter loves this place! Her favorite thing is the giant bubble--the staff is always helpful too. Great place for kids.

Thank Jean M
Reviewed June 22, 2018

I took my 3 year old here for the first time and he had a blast. He never wanted to leave. They have many different rooms with lots of different activities. Everywhere you turn there is something else to do. His favorite areas were the...More

Thank 669gayleb
Reviewed June 19, 2018

I brought my 8 year old granddaughter here recently as we were traveling through the area. She enjoyed it immensely. Each room of the 200 year old home was filled with activities that any curious child would love - from art, construction, giant bubbles, paint...More

1  Thank dpja
Reviewed April 23, 2018

We arrived with only forty-five minutes left in the visiting hours but our five year old granddaughter truly enjoyed her time there. The guide made sure she could access all the rooms and experiences. The General store was a big hit along with painting and...More

Thank LARSevenFields
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

This is our second visit, the first in two years. Our 9 year old and 6 year old both enjoyed hours of playing. There are a wide variety of activities that are fun for kids from preschool through elementary school. Great on a snowy wintry...More

Thank Paul E
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful customer service, hands on learning and play. Nice break for young children. We truly enjoyed our visit!!

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

We've been here several times. Kids cost more than parent. I'm not sure why the parent is charged. They have things to do related to history, art, science and occupations.

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We went here on a Saturday around 11 in the morning. Only one other mom and daughter there. The nice lady who works there was very helpful and explained all the different areas. Our almost 3 year old had a blast and did not want...More

Thank Marg C
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Its great if you have kids they let you take your time and using you senses, its learning for all. The gift shop has neat stuff you don't see around too much. All with learning the fun way.

Thank V M
Reviewed August 10, 2017

For a break from learning about the Gettysburg Battle history, head to this small but wonderful children's museum. Perfect for kids up to age 7 or so. Definitely worth the $5 per child fee. This is a short 2-block walk to an old-fashioned Turkey Hill...More

1  Thank 989beng612
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