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Marbles Kids Museum

201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1437
+1 919-834-4040
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Still fun!!

I used to take my nieces to Marbles Museum all the time but they eventually outgrew the museum or... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
675jessicah
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Great Day Out

We were in the area and spent an afternoon at the Marbles Kids Museum with our 6 y.o. We all had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DonCarlos001
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Marbles Kids Museum is a hands-on, interactive destination that inspires children to be creative thinkers, active learners and confident individuals in today's world. With five galleries and two outdoor escapes, there is no shortage of activity for kids birth to 12 and their families. The campus also features the Wachovia IMAX Theatre at Marbles Kids Museum. This 267-seat giant-screen experience is the only 3D capable IMAX theatre in North Carolina.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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201 E Hargett St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1437
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I used to take my nieces to Marbles Museum all the time but they eventually outgrew the museum or so I thought. We visited again last week with my 22 month old and I’m not sure who had more fun! Toddler Hollow was a perfect...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the area and spent an afternoon at the Marbles Kids Museum with our 6 y.o. We all had a great time exploring everything that the museum had to offer. There is something for all ages, and the facility is well maintained. There...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with our son and spent 3 hours having him crawl around discovering everything. He had a great time and there are things here for kids of all ages!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kids were sword fighting with saws, parents or they may have been teachers did not pay attention to what the kids were doing. It is a really cool place but it was in shambles!! Like it had been looted. Too many unruly kids tearing the...More

Thank Terri F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have a 2 year ol a 6 year old. Both kids were easily entertained for hours. Our family of 4 spent $30 to get in for the day. There are so many things to dp and explore. Everything is hands on. They have a...More

Thank Lyndsea M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice kids museum. It was very hands on and lots of activies to do from normal wind tunnels, banking, woodworking tools, large versions of board games. The layout is very open and never felt crowded even with all the school field trips.

Thank Mnako
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

this is the place in Raleigh to take your grandchildren. we take our 3, 5 & 6 year old grandchildren and they all find something to different to enjoy. they hate to leave. it is very reasonably priced. best place to go just ask my...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Marbles museum was well planned and provides a good flow of various activities that will appeal to all. Bravo to the layout and to the execution!”. Well done!

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Marbles is a must if you are in Raleigh with children ( under the age of 10). There is so much for them to do and explore. Cost is inexpensive and the kiddos won't want to leave.

Thank Kim R
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Great place to take kids. Love the interactive displays . Perfect museum . Love the collection and great learn8ng opportunity for the kids .

Thank Arjun R
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Alice L
6 April 2018|
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Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
WE have been going since our grandchildren were toddlers. At that time we spent about 3 hours downstairs with a break for lunch at the restaurant behind the museum and taking a picnic at other times. Great picnic tables... More
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cblee24
15 June 2017|
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Response from Stephen B | Reviewed this property |
I would say that children up to 10 would be entertained.
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cblee24
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Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
Marbles is good for toddlers to early teens. Enjoy.
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