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Address: 104 N Chestnut Street, Lumberton, NC 28358
Phone Number: 19107381114
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Exploration Station is a Children's Museum that hosts 12 interactive,...

Exploration Station is a Children's Museum that hosts 12 interactive, imaginative learning exhibits for Children.

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Great childrens museum for young children

Great children's museum for young children. New exhibits over the last two years. My six year old loves this place! Camp and special events are awesome as well.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Jessica L
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Pembroke, North Carolina
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Pembroke, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great children's museum for young children. New exhibits over the last two years. My six year old loves this place! Camp and special events are awesome as well.

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Thank Jessica L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I took her son, my nephew and my niece. Ages ranging from 4-6 yrs. They all had a wonderful time and were begging to go back! There are lots of things for them to do, they can run and play and still be where you can keep a safe eye on them. There is a lot of... More 

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Saint Pauls, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is a really good place to go with small kids. I have visited it a few times and had my grandson's birthday here. Lot's of interactive things for kids to enjoy. Very educational too.

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Hamilton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The Exploration Station is very popular with our family group of twelve children and four adults. The children know to remove their shoes before entering the learning areas. An enclosed play station for ages 1 to 3yrs delight the toddlers. There are numerous activities for all ages. Shopping is discovered at the 'store'. Into the cart go the artificial fruits,... More 

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Thank 21Resident
Shannon, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

My grandson went to a Birthday party here,it was great. SOOO much for the kids to do and dress up in!!! I never knew about this place before.My grandkids had a blast. You dont have to worry about your children when they are here.

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Bowie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

We were visiting family in Lumberton over the weekend and wanted to find a place to take our 16 month baby to play. This place is great!!! Our baby boy had an absolute blast and didn't want to leave. I am sure when we return to visit we will also be back to Exploration Station. I wish more cities had... More 

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Bonaire, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This could be the best Learning Centers around if they had the donations to make it better. The concept is great, but help is needed. I wish corporations that help non-profit businesses would also take a look at this place. As I said, they have the right ideas, but not enough help or money to make it the best.

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Lumberton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great hands-on activities; fun for an afternoon out with the kids or book it for a birthday party, either way the children will have a blast and you will too!

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Thank Harriette L
Lumberton, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Great place to have a Birthday party. Children will enjoy exploring all types of work & learning!! Reasonable price two different areas to rent.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We live in Fayetteville and we decided to try and do something different than usual. So, we went and checked out Exploration Station. We were literally the only ones there for a good hour and it was nice. Our son is fourteen months old and doesn't really like to play in the toddler section of anything, so we were a... More 

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