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Earlyworks Museum Complex

404 Madison St, Huntsville, AL 35801
256-564-8100
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Ranked #20 of 51 Attractions in Huntsville
Type: Children's Museums
Description: Interactive children's museum focused on teaching about Alabama history.
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Birmingham, AL
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72 reviews 72 reviews
9 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The Children's Museum was so cute! A don't-miss spot for anyone with young children. Allow at least 2 hours.

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Huntsville, Arkansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The good thing about this place is that your ticket includes the Huntsville Train Museum and Constitution park. We went to the train station and it was top knotch! Very cool. This place was ok but could do with more variety we didn't stay very long.

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Scottsboro, Alabama
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72 reviews 72 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I think this place offers some great experience to our younger generation. Best for ages 8 and under. My granddaughter was outgrowing by age eight. She still wanted to go, but they really didn't have anything for her past that age at the time. She dressed her Grandpaw up like Daniel Boone and got to feed him at the table...fake... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Our little girl totally enjoyed this place and we will be returning on our next trip to Huntsville. It is a great place for the kids to learn through play. It was a very fun.

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
30 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Learn something new about your state from talking trees and learn from walk thru groups. Went with a school tour and had a blast!

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Lots of fun and learning for kids my 8-13 son and daughter both enjoyed it. Fun walk thru group learning on each area tons for younger kids with activities areas and taking trees and clocks with faces.

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Madison, Alabama
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482 reviews 482 reviews
223 attraction reviews
273 helpful votes 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

This museum was recommended on every tourism website, Huntsville Welcome Center, motel info stands and even the Redstone Arsenal visitors packet. Coupons can be picked up at the Huntsville Welcome Center but we opted instead to purchase a Year Pass for $85 that gets us in to the Depot and Village too. The museum is a kids museum. As an... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

We travel 4+ times a year for business & always bring our son so are well versed in children's museums. This one was different in a good way since it focused on Alabama's history. Fun AND informative! My son (3 years old) LOVED the pretend grocery store in Biscuits Play Area. WARNING: they DO NOT have a restaurant/ cafe.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Have been here so often with my kids and grandkids over the years. Always a fun place and also a learning place....but don't tell your kids!!!

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

I consider myself an expert when it comes to judging the quality of children's museums. I have been to a lot, and I've found that no matter how nice the exhibits are, if the musical instruments are strewn about in the kitchen and the construction tools have all been thrown in the water play, it's hard to enjoy it. This... More

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