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Discovery Children's Museum

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Address: 360 Promenade Pl, Las Vegas, NV 89106-1470
Phone Number:
+1 702-382-5437
09:00 - 16:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Fri 09:00 - 16:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

The largest educational institution for children in the Las Vegas area,...

The largest educational institution for children in the Las Vegas area, this museum has interactive exhibits in the arts, sciences and humanities.

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It was fun

Our four year old granddaughter picked this place to celebrate her birthday. There are lots of things to climb. I was impressed by the creative play area - a pirate ship, a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Las Vegas, Nevada
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our four year old granddaughter picked this place to celebrate her birthday. There are lots of things to climb. I was impressed by the creative play area - a pirate ship, a stage, a castle, costumes. It is a place where children can pretend and play. There are also educational displays that are interactive. It was busier than we expected... More 

Thank kcollins2017
Phoenix, Arizona
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225 reviews
91 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two girls ages 7 & 5 had a great 3 hours working there way through the 3 different floors. The climbing seemed to be the best part for them. We will bring them again on future trips to Vegas. The staff was very involved when needed and close by at all times.

Thank papamikeinaz
Wailuku, Hawaii
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to take our 7 year old to visit the Children's Discovery Museum and he had a ball. This is definitely a place for children not afraid to explore different activities. Plan your visits when there aren't school field trips as it will prolong your visit. When our visit initially started around 1100am, there were approximately 8 school buses... More 

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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with kids 12, 8 and 4. They all loved it and we spend a very fun packed afternoon. Each of the exhibit rooms are really different and interesting: the air-sea rescue room and the investigation in the old mine were highlights. The whole museum is anchored around a huge climbing frame that is worth the visit by itself! The... More 

Thank Daniel M
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272 reviews
156 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This a fun and educational place not only for children but also for adults. We had fun at the grocery store area. The children pretended to be cashiers and we were the shoppers. I specially liked the area were we will build a car from legos and see how fast it will run through the tracks. They have an annual... More 

Thank travelafeme
Houston, Texas
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436 reviews
155 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 374 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2017

When you travel with young children, you have to find ways to entertain them, and that often means paying a visit to places designed with kids in mind. Children’s museums are an obvious choice and during a family vacation to Las Vegas, we did indeed find time to take the kiddos to this attraction, Discovery Children’s Museum. At Discovery Children’s... More 

Thank Bryan_Carey
Teaneck, New Jersey
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95 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The museum was great, reasonably priced at $14.50 a person. They have 3 full floors, and my 5 year old and I were here about 4 hours which was the perfect amount of time. There is free parking and it's also walkable to the outlets which is nice. Perfect off-strip activity for kids.

Thank yoshapman
PJ, Selangor
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42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Entrance fee : • USD 14.5/person (1-99 year old) • USD 5 : Nutcracker painting Location : • Not near to the Strip. • Near to Las Vegas North Outlet Mall, we shared an Uber for about USD7 from Luxor Uber pick up point. • Waited FOREVER for the uber driver to come 😓😓 (so, please time the exit before... More 

Thank Tabasco_chill
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26 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We went here so the kids could do something fun, since Vegas is mainly known for adult entertainment. They ended up having a BLAST! They loved that there was different things to do there. We spent majority of a day there when we originally planned on going for a few hours. Definitely recommended for children of ALL ages!

Thank Robin M
Weimar, California
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16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My 4th trip with grandkids to this amazing museum. I loved how excited they were when I told them we were going. Since they are under 13, I have to stay with them. My favorite rooms are the water area and the pirate/castle/theater as there is a place for me to sit. They are very independent in this museum and... More 

Thank CarolynVan

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