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Address: 480 N. Arroyo Blvd., Brookside Park, Pasadena, CA 91103
Phone Number: +1 626-449-9144
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Description: Southern California's premier family destination, Kidspace Children's...
Southern California's premier family destination, Kidspace Children's Museum is located on nearly 3.5 Acres in Pasadena, CA, with more than 40 hands-on, interactive exhibits, as well as daily activities and programs. Learn through exploration, discovery & creativity in a safe place where learners of all abilities can do so at their own pace and focus on topics of interest to them. Admission is $11 for adults and children, infants under 1 are free.
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Fun interactive museum for younger kids

Absolutely love this place. Very age appropriate for my 3 girls aged 6, 5, and 2. First off there are no parking fees and the entrance costs are inexpensive. Being part of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
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Lancaster, California
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Lancaster, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Absolutely love this place. Very age appropriate for my 3 girls aged 6, 5, and 2. First off there are no parking fees and the entrance costs are inexpensive. Being part of the children's museums reciprocal network gives us a 50% discount on the entry fees. The physics forest is pretty awesome.  I love how each interactive area gives a... More 

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Temple City, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
26 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

So the munchkin and I went to an awesome fun little event put on by the USC Trojan Alumni club of the SGV facebook.com/USCClubSGV A few friends also were able to make it out and lots of children and other members of the Alumni club were also there. So we all got in for free so I am not sure... More 

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los angeles, ca
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My kids are 2 and 4 and they are into bugs. This place had spiders, lizards, bees, etc. They had lots of climbing areas, fun digs, bike tracks, water features, and scientific fun activities. It's a small place but we spent half a day exploring all the sections of the museum. It is very interactive that is why my kids... More 

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Pasadena, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a wonderful place to take grandchildren and enjoy the looks of joy on their faces as they explore all the different parts of the museum. There is a nice balance of quiet spaces and very active spaces. It is helpful that there is easy parking as well.

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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Younger kids love this place. They wanted to stay and do it all. Just keep an eye out on your sun exposure, a good part of this is outdoors.

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Thousand Oaks, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I liked the outdoor exhibits and activities for my boys - ages 5 and 7. They could learn science and have fun at the same time. In the back was a water area and even a small rock climbing wall. I would go there again.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Maybe this place is best suited for children below 10. But the science based activities can also be fun and interesting for older ones.

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Metuchen, New Jersey
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190 reviews 190 reviews
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Kidspace was designed for kids, but as adults, my husband and I found lots to like and admire - and watch the children enjoy themselves. This museum inspires kids to play in unique ways, explore the Haunted House, learn from the Critter Expo, unleash an earthquake, feed giant bugs, craft art, climb raindrops 40' in the air, as well as... More 

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Glendale, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

first i doubted to go there with my 2,5 years old, because i thought he was to young for a museum. but when i went there i changed my mind because it's not only an educational but also a very fun place to go. there is a looooooot for children to do there. even the educational part that is for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

My family and I drove out from Palm Springs for the kids to enjoy themselves! This weekend happened to be the Pumpkin Festival and it was not only half off admission, but the pumpkin festival was so much fun! The festival is only this weekend, so get there early!! We have a 6y, 5y, 3y & 5 month old and... More 

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