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Children's Museum

327 Broad St., Lake Charles, LA 70601
(337) 433-9420
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Ranked #13 of 14 Attractions in Lake Charles
Type: Children's Museums, Museums
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Type: Children's Museums, Museums
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Louisiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

There is so much to do at this museum! There are lots of hands-on activities, exhibits for exploring and role-playing for little ones! There are even some live animals and Saturday activities and classes. They even host birthday parties! Very close to I-10 and lots of other downtown attractions!

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Took two boys (5 and 3) explored three floors of fun activities, adults had fun too. Many science exhibits that are hands on for the kids to play with.

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Louisiana
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68 reviews 68 reviews
14 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

At the original location on Enterprise Blvd. years ago - LC Children's Museum was an excellent choice for birthday parties, play dates or for a rainy day. HOWEVER, sadly the new version is not similar to the old. I brought my nephew for a birthday party last month and was disappointed by the way the party was handled by staff.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Where do I start? 1) The diaper changing table in the restroom blocks the door trapping everyone in the stall or blocking the stalls. There is a large loose fire extinguisher on the floor under the sink that my 2 year old knocked over. Fortunately it fell away from her feet instead of on our feet. 2) The big kid... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Wouldn't recommend going...the place was dirty, things were broken, place was just not kept. Not sure if it was because of birthday parties going on but dont think thats should be an excuse of why items were everywhere and things broken. The bubble room had no bubbles for the kids to play with too. Wasn't very impressed...dont think I will... More 

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Iowa, Louisiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

I will never again bring my children here nor have a birthday party here. Its suppose to be a "Children's Museum" but your kids can even make any noise during a party. They were so rude when it was time for them to clean up they only gave us 2 minutes to get our stuff out. When I took us... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

we had a birthday party and they were very rude and told us we had to be quiet. what children want to sit and be quiet at a bday party. never will i come again

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

When in Lake Charles and you have the chance to bring your children the Children's Museum located on Broad St is a great idea. I was pleasantly surprised at what there was to offer at this neat children's wonderland.

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Seymour, Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Maybe it's because I'm use to the Indianapolis Children's Museum, but this place was a bit worn and not much to do. I can see this place being a good activity for a rainy day, but if you're just vacationing, I wouldn't bother. My four year old had much more fun feeding/chasing ducks nearby than this place.

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Sulphur, Louisiana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

My sisters and daughters were here to visit us. All of us enjoyed a lot. Most of the activities are entertaining. Don't forget to grab your cameras and little bit of snacks/drinks as it will take atleast 3 hours to come out. Will definitely go again to watch kids playing. Happy kids, Happy parents.

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