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Children's Museum of Wilmington

116 Orange St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4421
+1 910-254-3534
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My son is an early riser. While staying with family I didn't want to stir too much noise. So I... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
jknecole
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Prince George's County, Maryland
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Super fun!

First let me start off by saying that the staff here is super helpful! Now this is smaller than... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
MagieB-SC
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
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“school bus” (13 reviews)
“grocery store” (15 reviews)
“art room” (9 reviews)
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116 Orange St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4421
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+1 910-254-3534
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"school bus"
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"grocery store"
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"art room"
in 9 reviews
"bear hospital"
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"outdoor garden"
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"role playing"
in 2 reviews
"great place for kids"
in 4 reviews
"green screen"
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"arts and crafts"
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"young ones"
in 3 reviews
"lots of fun"
in 7 reviews
"spent almost"
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"all ages"
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"exhibits"
in 12 reviews
"nasa"
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"dentist"
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

My son is an early riser. While staying with family I didn't want to stir too much noise. So I found this museum close to Leland where we were staying and thought "why not." I don't recall this museum when I was younger and living...More

1  Thank jknecole
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

First let me start off by saying that the staff here is super helpful! Now this is smaller than the Edventure Children's museum in Columbia, SC but there was plenty to keep my little one occupied. The basic flow of the museum is broken up...More

Thank MagieB-SC
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

My daughter-in-law and I took all five our my grandchildren to the museum recently. This was my second visit and this visit was great. This time I found the museum cleaner, better attention by staff, more equipment in each area. They are ages 4 through...More

Thank Linda S
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

This pace is great for kids 6 and under. They have a spcae station, which is pretty cool. There is a scientist corner, play dental office, a room for the very little ones, and many other learning activites. My kids are now 5 and 6....More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

What a great museum! The kids and adults stayed busy! Very hands on! They also have a pretend grocery store with checkout and a bistro with 'full' kitchen. We enjoyed seeing the grandchildren as chefs complete with high chef hats. They also made for excellent...More

Thank wideawake1
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

We got a groupon, so the we enjoyed the value of that. The museum is pretty big and has a bunch of stuff for kids of all ages. I, personally, think that there should be museum staff throughout the building - we encountered a parent...More

Thank K J
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Our almost 2 year old boy and 3 year old girl loved this museum. We spent almost 2 hours here and only left because it was lunch and nap time. It's much bigger than it looks from the outside and there are too many different...More

2  Thank T-Yo_C-Diddy
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

A great little gem in downtown Wilmington, NC for family & kids to enjoy their afternoon...will expand their minds and leaving the kids with a desire to return.

Thank jmurr
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

We spent an hour or two here on a recent vacation. My 8 year old had fun in the art studio, but my 10 year old was starting to run out of possibilities pretty quick. The building the museum's in is pretty neat, though. If...More

Thank Jon H
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

I visited this place and got a great deal on the tickets through Groupon. My kids (5 and 7) loved the place. It has lots of little activities for them to do and places to play. It does seem to be older and in need...More

Thank jasonbarnette
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$9.75 per ticket. Don't know about hours of operation, but you can goggle or call them.
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