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Omaha Children's Museum

500 S 20th St, Omaha, NE 68102-2505
+1 402-342-6164
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Great for the kids

They are always coming up with new exhibits to show and the staples are always fun. The ball room... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Council Bluffs, Iowa
Omaha's Children's Museum is Okay

The museum was very good for interactivity for my 8 year old grandson. Lot's of different... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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Hands-on museum that provides an ever-changing series of interactive exhibits, workshops, and special events.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“grocery store” (29 reviews)
“ball area” (14 reviews)
“face painting” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
500 S 20th St, Omaha, NE 68102-2505
+1 402-342-6164
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Reviewed yesterday

They are always coming up with new exhibits to show and the staples are always fun. The ball room is a favorite and the arts and craft center is great-the kids love face painting. The staff is always great with the kids and seem to...More

Thank ECP82
Reviewed 6 days ago

The museum was very good for interactivity for my 8 year old grandson. Lot's of different activities, all learning opportunities and he enjoyed them all. It was smaller than I expected. It was very loud inside so if you have little ones with sensitive ears...More

Thank JimCon2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love going there with family, friends, or school trips. I've been going there since they were in the old building. I had the pleasure of going twice recently, boy do they have a lot of activities!

Thank blader59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is filled with fun for the young. My 10 year old became completely engaged in all the activities. She chased balls to put into tubes for hours. We went to a presentation about bubbles and played with puzzles. Her favorite activity was painting...More

Thank colleen k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here and had a great time with all the learning opportunities the museum had to offer. My grandson especially enjoyed the balls and putting them in so many of the tubes. He also enjoyed the shopping excursion and helped him to learn about...More

Thank wocnurse1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great children's museum with many activities and exibits. Filled with fun and is great for families with young kids. Very nice, but can get VERY crowded on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Right before it opens on any day though, there will be a long line...More

2  Thank Parisian-Bookworm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You could spent all day at this attraction. no literally, if you wanted to leave and go eat and come back they they let you back in no problems, they have different areas for all ages. baby all the way to teen! we will totally...More

1  Thank KimberlyAyn
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I recently went with my grandchildren to the Omaha Children's Museum. Awesome place to visit and so much for the young children to do and experience. My granddaughters had so much fun playing the farm area, mowing the lawn, picking corn and stuff. They also...More

Thank 11,814
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Loved the children's museum itself but we will not go back on the weekend again. YIKES. It was near impossible to keep track of my two kids with all the people there.

Thank M6989SIstacyb
Reviewed 26 July 2017

So much for kids to do!! We had kids of all ages here with us and they all loved it!! They played non stop! Great place!

Thank Jennifer R
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24 June 2016|
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Response from Veronica M | Reviewed this property |
The cafè is upstairs and has a great meal deal which includes an entree, drink, and side for $6. They have chicken nuggets, pizza, hot dogs, mini corn dogs, soft pretzels, nachos, and hamdoggers (a hamburger in a hotdog... More
Lori C
24 October 2015|
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Response from Guitarjess | Reviewed this property |
I would say 1-10 would have fun, depending upon the kid. Our 10 year old had fun there in Sept. But she is on the top end I think.