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Children's Museum of Wilmington

116 Orange St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4421
+1 910-254-3534
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Great Place for Little Ones

This pace is great for kids 6 and under. They have a spcae station, which is pretty cool. There is... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Wilmington, North Carolina
MLK day trip into Wilmington

What a great museum! The kids and adults stayed busy! Very hands on! They also have a pretend... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Wilson, North Carolina
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116 Orange St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4421
+1 910-254-3534
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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

Thank mblue134
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
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
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The museum had several levels of activities and also an outside play area. Plenty of things to do to keep the kids occupied. Our favorite areas of play were the grocery store and the restaurant, always fun to play pretend. We also enjoyed creating our...More

Thank THEPaulaT
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

A nice little children's play museum located in an old bldg constructed in the early 1800s. When we first went in, we did not think it had very much, but then realized that there is, not only the entrance floor, but also a lower level...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Last time I was here with the Grand kids was in 2012 and we loved it. Went back this past weekend and found it to be really dirty and unkempt. Many of the displays were broken. It really needs to be renovated. It was more...More

2  Thank HHHB10
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Evette M
28 July 2016|
Response from GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat | Reviewed this property |
$9.75 per ticket. Don't know about hours of operation, but you can goggle or call them.