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Flint Children's Museum

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Address: 1602 W. University Ave (Third Ave.), Flint, MI 48504
Phone Number: (810) 767-5437
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Great hands on/interactive experience

The children's museum is a great day trip to take. There is so much for your kids to do. They have a large variety of experiences. Great for 2 years through around 12. A lot of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The children's museum is a great day trip to take. There is so much for your kids to do. They have a large variety of experiences. Great for 2 years through around 12. A lot of kids love using the green screen and seeing themselves on TV. They also have things like firemen clothing, a musical floor, and a carriage... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

They try... Not what your going to get in a big city but kids still had fun. A lot of their physical items were dated but the information has been updated.

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Clarkston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We went yesterday with our 2 year old grandson. The area is all on one floor making it nice for most youngsters. For a small place it has many separate areas to play and learn based on your children's ages. For the 2 year old it was a two hour adventure. There were party's going on while we were there... More 

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Flint, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Very entertaining for children under 10 yrs old. My grandchildren love to spend several hours here. There are permanent attractions where the children join others to pretend including a dressup stage with a camera and TV and seating for an audience, a post office, pizzaria, playhouse, firestation & truck amoung other sets... An area where a changing scenerio encourages imaginative... More 

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Grand Blanc
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The Flint Children's Museum is old and not pretty, but the children have a great time going through all the interactive activities. There are many cool things for children to learn, play,socialize and meet new friends I would say the activities are geared for children ages 1-12 I recommend checking out the website" thefcm,org. Most of the exhibits are constant,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We took our great grandkids age 8 and 6. They loved every minute of the visit. The 6 year old loved the climbing wall. The 8 year old loved the post office and the puppet theater. This great grandma loved the pizza parlor where the brick oven is so cool. I think we spent the most time there - the... More 

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egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

I have been there with my baby she was playing and so happy is you go there with your family your kids will be so happy and they spend wonderful time

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Took my 2 year old son to the Flint Children's Museum (FCM). This place is amazing. It's not large like our hometown children's museum, the National Children's Museum, but it is sooooo much better. FCM is creative, innovative, educational and fun. The outside garden had water games, sand, a vegetable garden, hula hoops, and was just relaxing!!! This is a... More 

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Clarkston, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We LOVE this "museum"! My kids are now 9 & 6 and still love going here. What I like best is the focus on imaginative play--a kid-sized grocery store, pizza parlor, stage & fire engine just to name a few! We have easily spent 3 hours here, especially when friends have joined us. Bring a lunch (nothing close by to... More 

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Temperance MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We took our 3 year old grandson today. Had a great time. So many things to do and pretend and play with. We only had 1-1/2hours, probably could have used twice that much time but we ran into lunch and nap time! Many hands on toys. The favorite was the undersea room with the hide and seek noodles and the... More 

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Additional Information about Flint Children's Museum

Address: 1602 W. University Ave (Third Ave.), Flint, MI 48504
Phone Number: (810) 767-5437
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Flint
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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