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Providence Children's Museum

100 South St, Providence, RI 02903-4749
+1 401-273-5437
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Great children's museum!

A great place to take the kiddos, there is so many hands on activities my daughter and I love to go... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Providence, RI
Great for even 2 year olds!

What a lovely children's museum. So much to see, touch and do! If the kids gets antsy, there's even... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Bobbie W
Warwick, Rhode Island
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New museum located in the Jewelry District.
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100 South St, Providence, RI 02903-4749
Upper South Providence
+1 401-273-5437
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to take the kiddos, there is so many hands on activities my daughter and I love to go here! If you go before 11 on a weekday, you almost have the place to yourself!

Thank WorldTravelerjaq
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

What a lovely children's museum. So much to see, touch and do! If the kids gets antsy, there's even a small playground to give your child something else to do! Great for busy hands and feet! Great place to spend a couple of hours.

Thank Bobbie W
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stayed in Providence for 2 nights. My daughter was just a couple days shy of her 2nd birthday and the hotel recepton told us about this place and she loved it. So much to do and even we had fun with her and we...More

Thank Siobhan R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I took my two kids, ages 2 and 6, during April vacation. There was an animal experience that day. My son loved it, he smiled so much during the presentation and then being able to hold the animals, he had a great time. Frogs, alligator,...More

Thank lola72
Reviewed 10 May 2017

There are tons of interactive exhibits for kids to play with. It's definitely geared towards younger children. Great spot to create fun childhood memories!

Thank L_Lott19
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Spent a lovely afternoon at this museum with my little niece. Lots of interesting things to do and see. Fun and educational. There is a small parking lot as well as metered street parking.

Thank onthego321
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We have been fortunate enough to visit this museum several times with our young daughter, and she has loved every visit and gotten something different out of it each time. The curators have almost endless hands-on exhibits, which is exactly what any good children's museum...More

Thank MABurns27
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We went on a super cold Saturday afternoon, arriving around 1PM and stayed for about 2 hours. Our 15-month-old twins were overwhelmed, as the place seemed totally overrun with out-of-control children. There was a lot to do, but too many children to truly enjoy anything....More

Thank pocmonster
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This place must be toddler heaven and grandparent hell. 'Just kidding about the Hades reference. For some granddads, this is a fun place to let your little one cut loose and have a blast. Yes, and for others...yours truly is no exception...it's call for a...More

1  Thank Jon from Dallas
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Great museum for toddlers and young kids. Clean, safe and very interactive! Well done! We spent about 2 hours here with our three year old and she loved it!

Thank Plantliz
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Do they serve any food at the museum ?
24 May 2017|
Response from Jon from Dallas | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately, there's no food service at the museum. But there's a great little cafe just across the street...Rue-Bis Bistro on the corner of South and Parsonage. They are great with the kids and have a good menu... More