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KidZone Museum

Address: 11711 Donner Pass Road, Truckee, CA 96161
Phone Number: 530.587.KIDS (5437)
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Ranked #8 of 43 things to do in Truckee
Type: Children's museums, Museums
Attraction details
Type: Children's museums, Museums
Hours:
Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

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  • English first
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English first
USA
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
8 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Located near the high school this kids "museum" has lots of fun hands on things for young children. Has train table, magnets, large blocks. A wonderful rainy day activity.

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Lake Tahoe (California), California
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Our grandchildren enjoyed all the many hands on exhibits from the large train track to the plane and the outside exploration. They were able to put on rain boots and splash in small creeks. Great fun.

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Truckee, California
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
17 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This place has a ton of fun things for such a small operation. My son loves the indoor play set as well as the real airplane to check out. However, the best part is the outdoor items such as play pond, sand box and musical items built from metal which all are way less used than the indoor items. If... More 

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Truckee, California
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
12 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I really love Kid Zone. I have taken my son here for years & he enjoys the art area, themed play area (sometimes it's under the sea, sometimes it's aviation, etc.), indoor playground, train table, magnets & oversized blocks. It's been a LIFESAVER in the cold, snowy months when you've got to get your child out of the house to... More 

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Truckee, California, United States
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

Perfect spot to have fun with your kids. They have an art room, play room, slide/climbing structure and tons for your kids to do. It's a perfect place to bring your kids during bad weather. Very fun and entertaining. My kids love it!!

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Sunnyvale
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Indoor playground, creative play environments that change over the course of a year. Really Great place for kids from 2 to 8.

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Santa Barbara, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I took my 3 year old daughter here on a day the older kids were skiing. It is not huge, but the space is used very well with many different stations. It easily kept my daughter busy for 2+ hours and she didn't even really play with all that is available. The price is average to get in (I think... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013 via mobile

There isn't much discovery going on inside at least. More of a preschool kiddies soft play area. It's got done interesting things in there, but I think it's a bit overpriced at $8 per person of any age. It's good for about 1.5hrs of play for 2-6 year olds.

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Truckee, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Family Camp at Sagehen is a blast, with natural history education, fun activities and camping in the middle of an Experimental Forest.

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Truckee, California, United States
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

My grand kids loved this place. Scads of activities for them! Arts and crafts plus climbing, dress up, role playing, etc

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