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Family Museum of Arts and Science

2900 Learning Campus Drive, Bettendorf, IA 52722
563 344 4106
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Ranked #1 of 6 Attractions in Bettendorf
Type: Children's Museums, Museums
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Quad Cities
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My children enjoyed this place when we visited the area when they were younger but age 10 is where the magic wears thin. If older preschoolers are involved it is great.

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tampa, fl
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Wonderful experience. Great fun. Different exhibits to occupy the children. Prices reasonable. Items were kept off floor by staff. Make sure you visit this childrens museum. Picnic area outside so bring your lunches and let the kids play on the outdoor play area.

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New Port Richey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This museum is hours of fun for young children. It is reasonably priced and keeps them busy having fun! My kids really had a great time !

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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95 reviews 95 reviews
27 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Wasn't too impressed with the lady working the front desk, she didn't seem like she wanted to even be there and a few workers cleaning up after the kids were doing nothing but complaining. Besides that, the kids had a great time! Plenty to keep them busy for hours! They never got bored, and we stayed until they closed!

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Chicago, IL
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We're from Chicago and have experience with 2 of our children's museums and we thought this one was great. It was not crowded when we visited on a Friday afternoon and had a really unique outdoor play area. We also thought the indoor displays like the bridge and farm stuff was fun. I would recommend this place if you have... More

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Lomax, Illinois, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

This was our first time going and I was nervous about what to expect. We had 2 girls under 7 yrs old and they ran around this place like wild children. The building is bigger then the part we was in, but the kids didn't even notice. We went on Good Friday so some things were not going on, but... More

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Bettendorf, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This is our second year as members of Bettendorf's Family Museum. For $80, we get unlimited access the museum for a year as well as guest passes for Grandma and Grandpa when they come to visit. There are a number of fun drop in classes, such as science workshop, clay studio, and music in motion which are also included in... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Great museum with lots for kids to do. Very clean and organized. Reasonable admission price. Has something for many ages. Lots of hands on activities as well. Kids seem to really have a blast!

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Awesome!!! Kids had so much fun running around and pretend playing in the grocery store, post office, firehouse, ice cream stand, shoe store n etc. There was so much to do! We stayed there for a good portion of the day. It was super busy at first but around lunch time it died down and was a little more peaceful.... More

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Yorkville, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

WOW! What a fun and interactive place for the family to come!!! We went here during a vacation and my son who is 2 absolutely loved this place. So many different interactive, educational oh yeah and FUN exhibits!!! We hit every exhibit in about 2 hours but if you have older kids that have a little longer attention span then... More

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