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Santa Fe Children's Museum

1050 Old Pecos Trl, Santa Fe, NM 87505-2688
+1 505-989-8359
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Worth it if you get a discount

It is small and a little dated, but our kids had fun. Hit a discount to get in, but would not been... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Shane C
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Bentonville, Arkansas
via mobile
A MUST if you have little ones!

Best for preschoolers and early elementary kids....lots and lots of fun. My granddaughter went... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Naimalha
,
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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A great way to share fun and learning with the family at this exciting museum that offers interactive exhibits on the arts, sciences and humanities.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“water table” (3 reviews)
“year olds” (4 reviews)
“low tech” (2 reviews)
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1050 Old Pecos Trl, Santa Fe, NM 87505-2688
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+1 505-989-8359
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

It is small and a little dated, but our kids had fun. Hit a discount to get in, but would not been worth it at full price.

Thank Shane C
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Best for preschoolers and early elementary kids....lots and lots of fun. My granddaughter went often as a toddler.

Thank Naimalha
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

I brought my 5- and 2-year-olds here to spend a few hours on a morning so they could get tired out and nap while I went to some museums later that day. The museum is a fantasic place with a variety of STEAM activities for...More

Thank kristenmnichols
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

It was a lil more than i expected Price wise but the children loved it and didnt want to go so it was worth it

Thank John S
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This little gem has a LOT for kids to do. All of it is interactive; all of them hold some degree of hands-on fun for almost any age. As others have commented, it's decidedly low-tech...and that is a good thing in my book! It is...More

1  Thank Carlisticeday
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

Overall, I have really mixed feelings on this museum. First the good - this has a lot of different things, all hands on, for different age levels. There is a neat little corner that is separated for 0-24 months, which is nice. There is a...More

2  Thank lec1727
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

We recently visited the Santa Fe Children's Museum with our 5-year-old son. It's not the flashiest place, but it has a lot of low-tech charm. Our son had a great time with the dominoes, magnets, bubbles, wind tube and ball "rollercoasters." The outside area is...More

Thank donahuemaine
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

I expected more and it was expensive for the lack of things for the children to do. It also was not well kept.

Thank Maria E
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Defiantly not worth the drive only for it, if you are local or just stopping by, for short kids refreshment, them yes, beyond 7 years old, not much to do, on Thursday after 4pm, it free for kids

Thank Harel F
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

We have a 2 yr. old and this is a once a month visit for us in Santa Fe. All kinds of interactive displays and fun experiences for her. Gets 4 stars because of the price and the fact that they charge adults. Oh well,...More

Thank GullyWasher
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betzi2017
7 March 2018|
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Response from Shane C | Reviewed this property |
Could be difficult to get around. A lot of stairs and obstacles. Pretty crowded as well, so not sure it would be the best in my opinion. Sorry!
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