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Imagine That! Children's Museum

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Address: 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park, NJ 07932
Phone Number: 973-966-8000
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Description: At Imagine That!!!, children are encouraged to touch, discover, learn and...
At Imagine That!!!, children are encouraged to touch, discover, learn and explore in our 16,000 square foot space, featuring over 50 unique exhibits. Featuring an arts and crafts room, 3 level train exhibit, dance studio, diner, grocery store, Victorian house, princess castle, real fire engine, post office, doctor & dentist area, real airplane and much more!!! Embracing a learning-through-play model, Imagine That!!! is a safe environment where young children can stretch their legs and their imagination. Our exhibits are specifically designed to stimulate the child's imagination and intellect while providing them with a fun and exciting day! Imagine That!!! specializes in field trips, summer camps and private and custom birthday parties!
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Imagine That for a Birthday Party

Hi, I celebrated my son's 3rd Birthday party @Imagine That Children Museum, New Jersey. It was an amazing experience. We loved the museum, it has lots of activities to keep the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
Vrushank2015
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Jersey City, New Jersey
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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Hi, I celebrated my son's 3rd Birthday party @Imagine That Children Museum, New Jersey. It was an amazing experience. We loved the museum, it has lots of activities to keep the kids engaged for the whole day. Puppet show was fun. Deborah, Karisa and Tony are very helpful and friendly. They immediately respond to any kind of queries or problems.... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! We have been privileged to be part of your son's third birthday celebration. We know that clients can choose to have their child's party at many different venues. We strive to set ourselves apart from all other venues with our strengths being exemplary customer service from queries and immediate service during your visit in... More 

Chatham, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Imagine That is big warehouse that was transformed into an entertaining, intellectually stimulating museum for children to explore and play. There are crafts, props, musical instruments, old (REAL) cars/truck/airplane and professional equipment (dentist chair, news desk, ballet studio, veterinary equipment), to name a few. We had our son's 4th birthday party there, and the event was wonderful. Because my son... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! It is so nice to hear such pleasant comments about our museum, as well as our staff being so accommodating to your needs. We do strive for perfection, and we always want our "little customers" to have a wonderful time exploring and celebrating their special days with us here at Imagine That!!! We hope to... More 

Union, New Jersey
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Thank you to Karisa, Tony and Deborah for making our lil' princess, London Victoria, 1st birthday party the very best ever. We had children from 1 - 89 and everyone had a great time. The decorations were perfect and the ice cream social was the perfect choice for all. They did it all, we just showed up and had a... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Dear Nichole, We are delighted to hear that you, your family and friends had a wonderful time at Imagine That during the festive celebration of your daughter's first birthday. It means so much to our staff to hear that Karisa, Tony and Deborah made your life stress free! We hope that we will see you when you visit us again.... More 

New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

my kids (4 and 1) don't see things the way the other reviewers do; they don't particularly care or know if a place is slightly run down or isn't what it was (they weren't born then) or even if its a little grubby. my kids like to run around, see things in different rooms, explore, interact with the other kids.... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are extremely pleased to hear that your 1 and 4 year old had a wonderful time at Imagine That!!! We are also happy to hear that you returned to visit a second time. Our goal is always that your children have a wonderful, safe visit and have had the ability to explore and learn.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We visited on a Sunday with our four- and six-year-old boys. This was place was so poorly run, it was almost laughable. The arts and crafts section was being used mostly by a bunch of 30-something adults who were inexplicably hoarding all the paints (which were a mess) and craft items (ditto). They didn't even seem to have any kids.... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We appreciate your feedback and are so sorry that you feel that are museum is not up to your standards. With being in business for nearly 30 years we have always and continue to strive towards a clean and safe environment. We have two to three staff on our floor on the weekends that only... More 

New Jersey
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21 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I took my kids here 20 to 25 years ago, and although they have changed locations, it doesn't look as if much else has changed. It is still a great place for kids to have fun, explore, play and interact with other children and my granddaughter really enjoyed it. But it could definitely use some paint and a general overhaul.... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Certainly we appreciate you coming to visit again with a different generation of children. It is so wonderful to see young parents come visit us and reminisce about when they were "little"and visited us. Now these parents are visiting with their children--such a wonderful way to go down memory lane. Amazing that you remembered that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We hosted our 2-year old's birthday party here over the weekend. The staff was friendly and accommodating, even having the foresight to package our child's gifts in non-descript black bags so as not to be tempting to wandering peanuts. The exhibits were clean, but there's a lot of wear and tear on certain pieces. It did keep my kid occupied... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are so happy to you had a positive experience during your party at Imagine That!!! We hope to see you and your family again soon! More 

Flanders, New Jersey
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Years ago we had hosted our son's birthday party here. I returned this year for our daughter's party. Though we now had to purchase the food selections that they provide, we were okay with everything (we like to buy our own stuff due to dietary needs and we like our baker) but what I like about Imagine That are the... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank your for your kind words! We are elated to hear that your son had a wonderful birthday celebration at Imagine That!!! We are so proud of our entire staff, each and everyone is special to our museum. Thank you for your kind words pertaining to your host Tony. He is very thorough, attentive, warm and so caring to children... More 

NJ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

They have a nice party set up for ages 2-5, but there isn't all that much there that isn't already in many kids' basement or at any playground so probably not worth the $22 (kid+1parent) for an individual visit.

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Imagine That!!! We are saddened to hear that you were not happy with your experience at our museum. Though we do offer a variety of different stimulating activities for the kids that can also be found in a home, we do have a lot of other fun items to explore such as the real... More 

Clark, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Just had my sons 3rd birthday party at Imagine that. It was a wonderful experience , the staff while booking was extremely helpful as well as during the party. The kids enjoyed every minute and they didn't even have to leave when the party was over! (you can stay and play as long as you want) I highly recommend Imagine... More 

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Karisa P, Manager at Imagine That! Children's Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our birthday parties and our staff! We strive to make all party planning easy for parents and party time fun for children, and are happy to hear that you had such a nice time for your little ones birthday. Please come and visit us again soon! More 

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Additional Information about Imagine That! Children's Museum

Address: Address: 4 Vreeland Road, Florham Park, NJ 07932
Phone Number: 973-966-8000
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Florham Park
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:30 pm

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