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Children's Museum of Indianapolis

3000 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46208-4716
+1 317-334-4000
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Excellent!

Visited with the kids (7, 9, & 13) for spring break. They had a blast! Even with a ton of people... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ashley_wilson2007
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Awesome!

The museum is always great and I would recommend it for all ages. Even if you do not have children... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Aaron M
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The largest children's museum in the world urges children to dig in and touch everything as they explore the physical and natural sciences, history, world cultures and the arts through exciting interactive exhibits on five floors. There's also a theater with children's plays and live entertainment.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“all ages” (584 reviews)
“hot wheels” (105 reviews)
“china exhibit” (62 reviews)
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3000 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46208-4716
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+1 317-334-4000
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited with the kids (7, 9, & 13) for spring break. They had a blast! Even with a ton of people being there the crowds moved fast and there wasn’t much wait time for anything. Plan on being there from open to close there is...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The museum is always great and I would recommend it for all ages. Even if you do not have children but find yourself in Indianapolis it would still be a pretty great way to spend an afternoon. It has many many exhibits which children can...More

Thank Aaron M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time at this museum! Parking was easy - free covered garage parking across the street connected to the museum by a covered walkway. We spent about 5 hours here including having lunch (which tho expensive was pretty good). My 7 year...More

Thank Catherine C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots to see and do here. Have the normal museum activities and things to do. On top of that there is a great outdoor sports area with lots to do for both young and old. Children that want to try out different sports will have...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Between the indoor exhibits and the outdoor sports fields, we spent eight hours at the museum. Easy to go back and forth. Wide array of topics in quality exhibits. Parking garage is free!

Thank stng1978
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place. Huge, fun, clean and exciting for children and adults alike. So much to do you can't keep up with the kids. Loved coming here with the grandkids evwryone had a great time.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't say enough good about place. Whether you have a one–year old, or a toddler, or a teenager or any in-between, there is plenty for all to do. Even many adults will have fun here, especially watching the joy their children get out of...More

Thank APSP
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love visiting children's museums with our grandson. Have been to many and this one is excellent! It covers almost any interest that a child (or adult) would have and is colorful, clean, and easy to traverse for grandparents. My suggestions would be to get...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fabulous day out for a family. We were lucky as we are from abroad and it was quiet. Excellent and interesting exhibits for all ages. Make sure you go to a every level and nook and cranny. You will spend all day there....More

Thank belinda m
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our 5 year old for the second time and our 2 year old for the first time. They both LOVED it! Free parking and the day we went it wasn't too crowded which was nice. I'd say the best part was the Playscape...More

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Shane S
23 March 2018|
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Response from The Children's ... o | Property representative |
Outdoor areas are weather dependent, and as safety is our top priority, rough weather conditions may require rain delays or closure of the outdoor experiences. The indoor areas of the sports experience do remain open if the... More
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Marla M
21 March 2018|
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Response from The Children's ... o | Property representative |
If you have misplaced your membership card, call us at 317-334-4000 to have a new card sent to you or stop by our Member Services desk to have a temporary card printed for you for the day. If you have lost your donor-level... More
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mksamd
12 March 2018|
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The museum does not offer any promotional discounts or coupons. Instead, we offer Plan-Ahead Pricing. This is a dynamic pricing model that allows families to secure a cheaper ticket price when they purchase their tickets... More
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