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Children's Museum

King Hussein Park (next to the Medical City off the King Abdullah II Street), Amman 11831, Jordan
+962 6 5411 479
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Ranked #6 of 30 Attractions in Amman
Type: Museums
Traveler Description: A new modern museum that opened in 2007 and has over 150 interactive exhibits that children can touch, experiment, create and discover. The entrance... more »
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Amman, Jordan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It is a great place to visit with families, make sure to allocate two to three hours to your visit. If visiting during school season avoid going during week days in the morning, but you can enjoy it on the weekends or the afternoon. the staff is friendly.

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Amman, Jordan
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45 reviews 45 reviews
3 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Much good for small and large;) This is the place to be when the heat comes. Can spend hours here. But unfortunately there is much that is broken too.

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Amman, Jordan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

a museum for the family.... a pride to all Jordanians ...highly educational if you are not a local avoid the open day which is open for the public for free .. a 3Jod entry fee is requested ..

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Riyadh
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Too many local kids who are allowed to visit the place for free. They shout, make all noises and anything worth seeing is already broken. This place is not meant for foreign tourists. Please dont go. You would have many such places in your own country.

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Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin
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57 reviews 57 reviews
37 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We visited the museum on a Tuesday, only to find out they are closed on Tuesdays! The cab drivers are not super familiar with the museum, so we weren't sure if we would try again, but did on Thursday and loved it. Only 3 dinar entrance fee and TONS of stuff for the kids to do. We planned on being... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews 5 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Interesting workshops. Try to go mornings , because after 1 pm a lot of local after school children.it gets very busy

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dubai
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105 reviews 105 reviews
12 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a 100% hands-on museum - with almost everything imaginable to touch, twist or turn. However, 'gofo' (go off and find out) is perhaps too directionless - and many children run from exhibit to exhibit - without really taking the time to engage with its purpose or place in their lives. However, perhaps more experience will moving the concept... More

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Istanbul
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

It is a nice place for kids and family, you will not be fascinated and say WOOW if you have been in places like Rahmi Kus in Turkey or Children museum in VA, usa......this is one is good ...keep in mind that there are not many places in Amman for kids to play in except maybe for this one.

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Aqaba, Jordan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Best place for childrens in Amman ,the ticket is very reasonable ,we enjoyed the place ,I mean my son kareem ,its a place to play & learn as well

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New Delhi, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This was our best part in Amman trip. Must go and i would say kids of all ages will have a ball. It has lots of play activities which try to emulate daily tasks. Very clean and well maintained. Quite cheap tickets too

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