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Address: 150 Calle Crisantemo, San Juan 00927-6311, Puerto Rico
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+1 787-722-3791

This highly interactive museum encourages the inquisitive spirit to...

This highly interactive museum encourages the inquisitive spirit to question what makes things happen and then to find out.

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A good time for the kids out of the heat

After several days of "grown-up" activities like shopping and looking and the wonderful historical sights in Old San Juan, our kids (8 and 4) had a great time at Museo del Nino... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2012
Spokane, WA

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Puerto Rico
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74 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Not your expected 5 story kids museum, but afterall it is a 5 story kids museum. There is an entrance fee. Be prepare to spend a good 1-2 hours. After all, kids dont care if it is fancy or not, they just love to play. A good place to visit to catch up and rest after all the walking on... More 

1 Thank Edwin_Almodovar
Spokane, WA
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54 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2012

After several days of "grown-up" activities like shopping and looking and the wonderful historical sights in Old San Juan, our kids (8 and 4) had a great time at Museo del Nino. We spent a good 2 hours here on a hot day. Previous comments (positive and negative) were correct. The museum was a bit small and the staff was... More 

2 Thank Dr.TMac
Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 February 2012

My 5 year old and I went to see this museum after New Years. We expected an interactive experience. We have visited other kids museums and my daughter likes exploring the hands on exhibits that we'd seen elsewhere. She is a pretty calm kid and plays well with other kids. This place is tiny. If there are more than a... More 

Thank SJ V
Saint Cloud, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 17 February 2012

You can spend all day there. The only thing is the time that they opens. it late, they could open at 8am

Thank DavidRosario
San Juan
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39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2012

This is a kids museum located in the heart of Old San Juan. Right in front of the museum there is a "public plaza" or square. When you enter the museum they instruct the kids TO TOUCH EVERYTHING. Can you imagine how amazing it is to go to a museum and be able to touch everything??? They have different exhibitions... More 

1 Thank niqr
Kitty Hawk, NC
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57 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2012

We were excited to tour Old San Juan but I worried that with a 10 and 6 year old, all of the history was going to get boring quickly...So right across from one of the Cathedrals is this little children's museum. It costs a bit to get in (I'm thinking we paid around $25-30 for four of us) but if... More 

2 Thank surfer143
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25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2012

Small children find it very interesting. However, you should call first, because it's not always open.

Thank DavilaBayamon
Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2012

There is something for everyone here. Our 17 yr old and our 2 yr old had a great time exploring the different exhibits. Even my husband and I had fun. The student voluenteers were very helpful. Great place to go.

Thank Jannorman
New York City, New York
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Great staff. They told nice stories as we made our way. My 2 and 3 year olds were well entertained for the 2 hours we were there.

Thank IanWK
Rockville, Maryland
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21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2012

Awesome staff and great set-up for kids anywhere from 1-99. Something for everyone to learn and it brings out the kid in anyone. My 4 year old son LOVES this place. Call before you go, they could be closed for private parties. Seconds away from so many other things to see and do...like Coach outlets and awesome restaurants!

Thank TheSantiagos

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