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Virginia Discovery Museum

524 E. Main St., Downtown, Charlottesville, VA 22902
+1 434-977-1025
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Friday afternoon fun

Friday afternoon for all family $5.00!!! Kids loved It and a great place to run around before the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Childrens Museum

If you have young children or grand children, and are looking for a place for them to play and... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Anne D
Ocala, Florida
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524 E. Main St., Downtown, Charlottesville, VA 22902
+1 434-977-1025
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friday afternoon for all family $5.00!!! Kids loved It and a great place to run around before the Friday night music on the mall

Thank lauriehF5182ZL
Reviewed 17 May 2017

If you have young children or grand children, and are looking for a place for them to play and learn look no further. There are always new and fun exhibits for the kids. I am a retired teacher and found the exhibits to be very...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Super adorable place for your little ones and it is neither too big nor too small!!! This is a wonderful place to take your children for a few hours. It has only a couple rooms. The toys were clean and the place was well kept....More

Thank spelks
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The Discovery Museum is fantastic with a very diverse number of hands-on activities for kids of all ages. It's a great place to meet friends and bring your kids to play. The entry fee is expensive only if you live here and visit repeatedly. For...More

Thank TravelHard B
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Price was the same for adults as children. Attendant told us that there was something for all ages and even adults...No senior adult discount. Activities were for ages 8 and under. (Wish when we asked questions about ages they would have told us!) Bees were...More

Thank Meandmyfivekids
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Our 2-year-old daughter spent hours at the Discovery Museum and had to be coerced out for nap time. Great for smaller kids as well as older kids, not overly crowded, clean, interesting and super fun! Worth a visit.

Thank Drstacyf
Reviewed 29 September 2016

My kids enjoy going here and seeing what is going on. The interactive pieces are easy for them to use and they enjoy learning about whatever is the topic that month. The last time I went there was an exhibit about bees that was very...More

1  Thank valorief871
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Lots of things for small kids to do and experience. For locals you can get a membership, or if visiting a one day admission. Good for a rainy day activity.

Thank samtrip12345
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Fun, educational, lots to explore and do. My kids love this place. We got a season pass and went often. If you are only in town for a short visit, and you have small kids, this is a great destination for families.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We got a membership for the discovery museum and go here once a week. My 13 months old baby boy loves to play there :) we will usually spend 1-2 hours there. Our favorite is a baby room and music room in the back. It...More

Thank Adele A
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