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Northeast Texas Children's Museum

2501 Highway 24, Commerce, TX 75428
+1 903-886-6055
Review Highlights
Great place for kids

Went for a 3 year old's birthday. My 2 year old had a blast playing in each of the centers. It was... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Commerce, Texas
via mobile
Love this place

I took my son here last summer when nothing was really open and it was too hot to play outside for... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Victoria D
via mobile
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The Northeast Texas Children's Museum is a great place for kids to learn while playing. Since opening its doors in 2002, the Children’s Museum has served numerous children from the state and beyond, providing a creative and enriching learning experience. The Children's Museum provides opportunities for a playful and creative learning experience with its hands-on exhibits. Exhibits and programs are ideal for children ages 2 to 10, but children of all ages are welcome. Exhibits include a bubble room, grocery store, bank, vet clinic, hospital, pizza eatery, hand-propelled riding train, and several smaller exhibits like Legos and Lincoln Logs. The Great Outdoor Discovery Area has a brand new ship, SS Good Neighbor, and Sullivan River, a dry riverbed with sharks teeth! Come see us and experience fun at the Northeast Texas Children's Museum!! The mission of the Northeast Texas Children’s Museum is to inspire imagination, enhance creativity and build confidence in children. Named the Official Best Creative Children’s Experience in Texas!
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
22 Mar 2017
“Great place for kids”
17 Jan 2017
“Love this place”
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
2501 Highway 24, Commerce, TX 75428
+1 903-886-6055
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Went for a 3 year old's birthday. My 2 year old had a blast playing in each of the centers. It was pretty cool, with lots to do. The bubble room, train and car racing ramp was our favorites. Some of the exhibits are showing...More

Thank Lady_Lutes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I took my son here last summer when nothing was really open and it was too hot to play outside for long. My son LOVED it!! We bought an annual pass and have used it a few times. It's paid for itself already.

Thank Victoria D
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Cheap day of fun. They even allow you to bring lunch in or leave and bring lunch back. My 6 yr old and 6 month old both have fun. Great place to play all day where it is cool.

Thank AngLilly
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We had our 3 youngest grandchildren for a week in July and wanted to go somewhere they could have fun and we could enjoy air conditioning during the hot summer. We found the right place. This hands on museum was really fun for the kids...More

Thank pjlanier1946
Reviewed 10 July 2015

My grandkids love coming to the museum every time they come to see me. It's a safe place with great AC in the summer time. Lots of fun things for the kids to do, very interactive.

Thank BDS62
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

This is a great place for kiddos from toddler age through 10 or so. Our kids have been going here for several years. We hear they are expanding the outdoor area. It's perfect for field trips, an afternoon with grand kids or a cool place...More

1  Thank William D
Reviewed 20 March 2015 via mobile

Kids of all ages will love this museum! I would have been in heaven at a place like this when I was a child! Replica court room, farm items, vet clinic, bubble room, miniature train to ride on, dress up area with stage, grocery store,...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

We wanted to try something a little different and had heard great things about the Northeast Texas Children's Museum. The price was great, the facility was clean, staff was pleasant. However, what we found was a free-for-all of poorly behaved children playing in a land...More

1  Thank NTxDayTripper
Reviewed 29 August 2014

Folks are always nice kids have a blast, always had there own adventures. Always pretty clean. They send bullentines as well

Thank archeryking75422
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

I took my 2 yr old here. He loves it. So much for him to do. I've been to the one in the Perot Museum and hated it. This one is so much larger and far less crowded. Only downfall is we live in Garland....More

Thank Alan H
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