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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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In the area visiting family from out of state and figured I would check this place out for my... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2016
Catie C
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Dearborn, Michigan, United States
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Great little adventure!

My neighbors and I went on Veterans Day to check it out. It is pretty much attached to the sunken... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Jillian A
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Great Explorations Children’s Museum has served the children and families of the Tampa Bay area since 1987. Designed for children 10 and under, the 23,000 square foot museum is filled with exhibits and activities to stimulate learning through creativity, play and exploration. The museum also offers a national award winning preschool, camps and afterschool programming, field trips and community outreach programs.
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  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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1925 4th St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33704-4307
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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
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We went on a rainy Monday, only to find out they were closed. There was a sign on the door. However, no mention of it on the website. We saw parent after parent walk away upset that they had gone all the way down to...More

1  Thank atl_travel74
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I took my 1 yr old grandson today for the first time. He would have spent the whole day there if he could have. He love the area for the little ones, the balls, sand with shovels and rakes, milking the cow and all the...More

1  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Only went into the store which was small and didn't have a lot. From what I saw it looked like it was a fun place to take the kids.

Thank meow571
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Wonderful hands on museum for 1 year and up. There are so many activities that you can return often. Great to have GE in the community.

Thank popupmail
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We have enjoyed this place for our grandchildren so much that we have purchased yearly passes so we can take them frequently and when some of the grandchild visit us in St. Pete. They have so many interesting, hands-on exhibits that the kids enjoy. They...More

Thank librarian73
Reviewed 30 July 2016

No boredom here! Bring the kids an let their imaginations soar with all of the things to do. Thanks to the supporters in the community that make this possible!

Thank EnricoSaltarelli
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My 6 year old daughter and 3 year old son had a blast here!!! We stayed 3 hours and literally had to drag our son out because he needed a nap. They would have easily stayed 4 or 5 hours playing. There is so much...More

Thank Stephanie G
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Mary B
Is there anything there that would appeal to a one year old?
23 June 2017|
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Response from NMO941 | Reviewed this property |
A bunch of things there are age appropriate for a 1yo
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dklblee
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 |
Definitely.
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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.
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