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Address: 516 N. Beaman Street, Knoxville, TN 37914
Phone Number: +1 865-594-1494
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Description: The Muse Knoxville is a newly re-imagined space designed for kids from 1...
The Muse Knoxville is a newly re-imagined space designed for kids from 1 to 101! With almost 4,000 square feet of exhibit and play space, you are sure to find something that will inspire the love of learning! Admission: Adult $5, Senior $4, Children 2 and Over $4, Children Under 2 FREE. Planetarium $2. Hours: Sunday 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Monday 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Tuesday-Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
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Great things happening here, much improved venue since changing from the Discovery center...love the new playground!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Great things happening here, much improved venue since changing from the Discovery center...love the new playground!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This is a good idea that needs a makeover. Our grandkids loved the many activities but it is overpriced. $5.00 adults...$4.00 children. That being said, it could be a good rainy day activity

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Took Grandchildren and they enjoyed it. People who worked there are really helpful. Not tons of stuff to do but really hands on. Would go back. Kids had fun.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

PROS: member museum of ASTC; varied interactive exhibits for young children. Ample parking. CONS: only younger children will be interested; interest wanes for children older than probably 8 years old.

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We took our 4 year old here and he had fun. He especially liked the space ship and the big bubbles. The Planetarium was small and crowded. There are no seats in the Planetarium, everyone just sits in the floor. They had a 3-D printer going making the Sunsphere, and that was interesting to watch. You can also book birthday... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

It was ok. Good place to go if you have a few kids & don't have anything to do for the day. My kid enjoyed the legod.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Was not very impressed. Seemed very scattered/messy, which I understand that is what kids do, but it was not very inviting. Fortunately inexpensive enough, so it wasn't a PAINFUL disappointment. My kids were ready to go within 10 minutes of getting there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

My kids beg to go to the muse. There are so many things for each my 2 yo and 7 yo to do. They both love the space ship. My 7 yo builds legos and races them. My 2 yo builds tracks with the huge blocks. They both love it all..... Bubble area, sewing/clothes making, music, goofy golf, circus mirrors,... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My grandsons 6 & 7 always enjoy their trip to The Muse especially on nice days when they can enjoy the playground. Inexpensive and fun place for imaginations to run wild!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We took our grandchildren here again this year during their holiday visit to TN. They thoroughly enjoyed the many interactive exhibits. Lots of fun and we will return in August during their next visit.

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Address: 516 N. Beaman Street, Knoxville, TN 37914
Phone Number: +1 865-594-1494
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville

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