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Address: 980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, FL 33132
Phone Number: 305 373 5437
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Miami Children’s Museum (MCM) is dedicated to enriching the lives of all...
Miami Children’s Museum (MCM) is dedicated to enriching the lives of all children by fostering a love of learning and enabling children to realize their highest potential. We encourage visitors of all ages to play, learn, imagine and create. We are a non-profit educational institution that meets the needs of all children in our multicultural community. We offer interactive exhibits, programs, and learning materials related to arts, culture, community and communication. MCM’s Vision: It is our vision to be recognized as a premier institution serving children and their families while inspiring children to learn about themselves and the culturally diverse community we live in through the arts, literacy, and early childhood education.
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Cute museum worth a trip

We came here with my 2 yo and 6 yo. Both of them had a blast. There was enough to do to keep us busy for hours. It is nicely laid out so it never felt crowded. They even have a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Sydney
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44 reviews 44 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The place is very entertaining for kids and it has some really great activities. However, if you go on a weekend or a day where there's lots and lots of people, it can be a bit overwhelming and tedious as you will need to wait to get to play with the attractions and kids get frustrated with that. Kids definitely... More 

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The weather was terrible and we had time to kill before traveling to the airport. The hotel suggested this place since we have kids. Well.... we have a 9 yr, 13 yr and 1 yr old. It was a way too babyish for the older ones and our 1 yr was a little too young for it (she just wanted... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We came here with my 2 yo and 6 yo. Both of them had a blast. There was enough to do to keep us busy for hours. It is nicely laid out so it never felt crowded. They even have a little picnic area outside so if you plan on staying for a bit and have young kids bring some... More 

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I expected much more from it. Kids have some activities. We were in a raining day and we spent a couple of hours there...

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

My kids loved this! So much to do and see. Perfect for a rainy day. However, it was pricy for a family of 6, and they charge the same kids price for those over 1 year.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Probably one of the best children's museums my family and I have ever visited and we have visited a lot! Check out their new exhibit Sketch Aquarium that allows kids to color a fish, scan it and then it becomes part of this digital gesture interactive, AMAZING stuff. Another spot worth visiting if your in Miami with the family. Don't... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
9 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

My kids (ages 11, 10 and 7) loved it here. But then what 7 year old British boy WOULDN"T love getting on a pretty good copy of an American police motor bike? There are complaints from other reviewers about exhibits being broken and yes there were one or two, but overall I found this well maintained, pleasant to walk round... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

As a frequent city-breaker and former resident of many major cites, including NY, Chicago & London, I have been to my share of museums. This is one of the best I've seen for young kids. Like an educational, interactive Disneyland. The downsides... It's pricey ($18 per adult I think) & there's no food or drink inside. But I would definitely... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

It should be a big indoor playground for kids but our kids (5, 4 and 1,5 y) had no fun at all. The whole thing is in a very bad condition lot of things are broken, they don't work and it's a a real mess everywhere so you can't find the things they are meant to play with. There are... More 

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Carolina, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Im so glade i took my daughter to this museam in Miami . We enter a free Friday. We visit All about Art, Everglades Park ,The sea and me , Bank, Castle of Dreams, Kidscape Village, Health and Wellness Center, Supermarket ,World music studio, and much more! Its just a big Place!

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