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Cincinnati Museum Center

1301 Western Ave, Union Terminal, Cincinnati, OH 45203-1138
+1 513-287-7000
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Great day of fun and learning!

We had a large family group with small children and a 12yo. It was great fun for young and old... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2016
Charleston, West Virginia
via mobile
Love this place

Several awesome museums under one roof. We were also fortunate enough to see a special attraction... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2016
Loudonville, Ohio
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Children's Museum & Special Exhibit Hall remain open during the restoration of historic Union Terminal.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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1301 Western Ave, Union Terminal, Cincinnati, OH 45203-1138
+1 513-287-7000
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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We had a large family group with small children and a 12yo. It was great fun for young and old alike!! There is something for everyone. Great way to spend the day!!

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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Several awesome museums under one roof. We were also fortunate enough to see a special attraction The Art of the Brick. Great for all ages, handicapped accessible.

Thank jobrecht
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Love to visit the Museum Center and stand in the rotunda. The sweeping ceiling and colorful murals are something to behold. It is an ode to another time. The IMAX theater never disappoints-- movies are great. All of the museums and special attractions are well...More

Thank kzc27
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I loved touring around here last year. It was close to Thanksgiving so there was a huge Christmas display including a small train for kids to ride.

Thank CaliforniaHereICome
Reviewed 9 March 2016

The Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal used to be a train station. It has hand crafted murals, an Omnimax, an old organ that plays occasionally, eating and the best Children's Museum ever! There is even an area where you can whisper at another person...More

Thank zCrystal
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I have always thought the Museum was the greatest place ever in Cincinnati. That's because my Mom would take me there to ride trains to go to visit my Grandparents. (That's right, there were trains!) I'm not a kid anymore, but I still marvel at...More

Thank windgazen
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We went to see the special exhibit "Art of the Brick" and the Omnimax. "Art of the Brick" is an incredible exhibit of Lego sculptures. What really took our breath away was the building. There is a free hourly tour that is very informative about...More

Thank techmgr1
Reviewed 4 March 2016

We spent our time exploring the main lobby and didn't make it into the museum... I wish we had had more time. However, just the building itself is wonderful to explore, especially if you're a fan of the Justice League. This building was the inspiration...More

Thank JulesinAtl
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Lego exibit is awesome. The rest is wel...pretty much the same. It is a good overall visit for families but would not go back were it not for the rotating exhibits.

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 March 2016

I have been to the Cincinnati Museum Center 3 times now and each time I have gotten something new out of it.

Thank Kerri C
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13 September 2017|
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Response from Lisa L | Reviewed this property |
Effective July 31st, 2017 Constitution continues to repair Union Terminal in Cincinnati. During this stage of renovation work, Amtrak operations will move to a temporary facility located at: 1251 Kenner St. Cincinnati, OH... More
28 March 2017|
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Response from Michael O | Reviewed this property |
The Museum Center will accept your tickets from your phone as long as you can pull up the PDF and can show the barcode.
22 March 2017|
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Response from jb s | Reviewed this property |
WE just went for the Viking exhibit and there is not much else to see right now. I always try to use AAA when I can as it often seems to offer the best discount.