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Great Explorations Children's Museum

1925 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704-4307
+1 727-821-8992
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Fun for the family

You can easily spend a few hours at Great Explorations. I have two under 5 and both have plenty to... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
St. Pete Beach, Florida
Great adventures for young kids

Were visiting from Canada and needed something to do on a hot afternoon. Great Explorations is a... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Matthew G
Toronto, Canada
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1925 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704-4307
+1 727-821-8992
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

You can easily spend a few hours at Great Explorations. I have two under 5 and both have plenty to keep themselves busy, which is hard to find most places. Watch Groupon for deals or get a membership.

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Were visiting from Canada and needed something to do on a hot afternoon. Great Explorations is a non-profit children's museum with a focus on everyday life and experiences. There are many great stations for the kids and activities to keep them busy for hours. My...More

1  Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The museum is thoughtfully designed and planned with a flow to the experience and an emphasis on fun! The employees/volunteers are very helpful and willing to get involved on the child's level... Sometimes on the floor, engaged and motivating. My 3yr old especially loves the...More

1  Thank Megan R
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Rainy day..staying on Treasure Island with a 2.5 year old. Decided to take a drive to Great explorations Easy to get to and free parking ...no hassles. Price is reasonable for what you get. I can't say enough about the place. Clean,well laid out, lots...More

Thank Camilla S
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Decided to drive up from Sarasota for something different for the kids. It was well worth the drive. A super creative and fun environment and educational too! My 3.5 and 1.5 year olds loved everything about it. We loved it so much we are now...More

1  Thank NMO941
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great to visit with the kiddies. They will enjoy all the fun and features for them to explore. A rainy day must.

Thank eleanor c
Reviewed 4 January 2017

My grand daughters 4th birthday was at this museum. The children loved all things to do. Real mini shopping carts and grocery store was so amazing.

1  Thank wheelzofsteel
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

In the area visiting family from out of state and figured I would check this place out for my toddler because we have a museum membership in MI that is reciprocal with this one. When I pulled in to the parking lot I was surprised...More

1  Thank Catie C
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

My neighbors and I went on Veterans Day to check it out. It is pretty much attached to the sunken gardens so add that to do as well! The museum was medium sized but with so much to explore! They have a touch and feel...More

Thank Jillian A
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Great Explorations is a non-profit children's museum, for ages 3 to 12, filled with adventures, mostly related to life: a Fire House, with a ccustom built fire truck and pole for sliding; Publix grocery store with products and check-out stations; a pizza station; Animal Clinic;...More

1  Thank Cdavis282
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What ages would this be better for? Would you recommend this for children older than five but younger than twelve?
10 May 2017|
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Response from Catie C | Reviewed this property |
Nathan M
How much for adult and children five years old
13 January 2017|
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Response from librarian73 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. We have a yearly membership to take the grandchildren whenever they want.
nancy and richa... v
Are you opened on Nov. 25, 26, 27 and 28? What are the times.
21 November 2016|
Response from skwagman1 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. Check their website.