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Garden State Discovery Museum

2040 Springdale Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
856-424-1233
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Ranked #1 of 10 attractions in Cherry Hill
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Children's Museums
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Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014 NEW

This is a fantastic place to take young children for a wonderful day trip! Whether you go for an hour, or for the entire day, the kids are completely entertained. It is a smaller version of The Please Touch museum in Philly. There is a room for children 4 and under that parents can sit and relax while the kids... More

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Merchantville, New Jersey
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60 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 NEW

My mother and I brought my nephew to the museum today and were pleasantly surprised! We had a Groupon which covered two entrance fees and I paid $12.75. It was worth it. The exhibitions were excellent, many sponsored by local businesses, sports teams, news channels, hospitals, etc. The exhibitions are hands on and educational. The museum is well cared for,... More

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We have had the membership to Garden state discovery museum for a couple of years. We usually use it during the winters or on weekdays during the summer. Weekends get very crowded and end up having long wait times to enjoy the various exhibits. Its a good value to take kids over a few times and if you use the... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Went with my 2 year old grandson and 5 year old granddaughter. There are different areas to enjoy for learning and fun for both ages. The kids and I enjoyed the snack bar for lunch.

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Beacon Falls, CT
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This place just happened to be located 1 mile from our hotel so we thought we would give it a shot for their discounted rate after 5pm. There is plenty of time for a kid to make their way through all the exhibits as the close at 8:30 and well worth the $16.05 it cost for myself, wife and daughter.... More

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Swedesboro, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Great place for kids! Very clean and lots of fun and educational activities! Would definitely recommend!

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Saint Marys, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Decided to do an afternoon at the Museum based on suggestions from the hotel staff. It cost around $70 for a family of 5 to get in (adults have to pay) and I thought it seemed like a waste of money. Its in a warehouse shared with a shoe store. Its basically a big open warehouse with partitions between each... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This is worth a half a day for younger kids and longer for older kids. We took an 18 month old and a 3 year old on the 1st day of July. It was too hot and muggy to do much outside. My younger niece was entertained following us around from room to room. My older niece loved leading us... More

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New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I took seven children to visit the museum. Everyone loved it on their own level. There are many activities here that are enough to fill an entire day. In addition there are several workshops throughout the day. I was there on a Sunday in June 2014 and on that day there was face painting, an art workshop (the children made... More

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

It is really nice place, will visit here again soon within next year with my kids. Would recommend it to my friend and others.

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