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McKenna Children's Museum

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Address: 801 West San Antonio Street, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone Number: (830) 606-9525
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Fun and learning for children

If your children are bored, this is the place to take them for hours of fun and education. A person can easily spend hours just going from section to section such as a bank... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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Lethbridge, Canada
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Lethbridge, Canada
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

If your children are bored, this is the place to take them for hours of fun and education. A person can easily spend hours just going from section to section such as a bank, grocery store, hospital. A great place to learn stuff and have fun at the same time. It never gets old

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Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I went during the rain and this was such a great place for the grandkids to play. We enjoyed playing doctor , but most of all shopping for groceries. Grandkids are 4 and 2 years of age and there was plenty of things for them to get into and run around. Perfect rain day!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Great museum with lots to do. We had a great time & would definitely come back. The staff is nice & attentive. Love it ;-) ;-)

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Dallas
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

My kids could have stayed and played all day! It's new, it's clean, and there's plenty to see and do! We will be visiting again for sure. I would have never known about this place if it weren't from a groupon.

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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

There were activities that each of our grandchildren enjoyed. In all, we were there over two hours and never did any of the three ask when were we leaving.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Exciting fun for young children. There was lots to keep my son's interest. He enjoyed shopping in the mock store walking around choosing items and adding them to the basket.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

My daughter of two years loved the museum. She asks about once a week to go to the "muzem". Lots of creativity and lot of thought went into the wonderful place!

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Converse, Texas
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

You can't wrong with a day spent at the NB Children's Museum. There are different rooms/stations which keep my kids busy and entertained for hours. The highlights for them are the grocery store section, and the outdoor water station. While it's totally worth it, I only gave 4 stars because of the price. $7.50 per person (adults and kids) is... More 

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Livingston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

This Museum is small but the little ones love the variety of things to look at and explore. From interactive to hands on my (2&4) year olds stayed busy for 3 hours. I LOVE they had a crafting room with a daily craft as well...

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

This is no Thinkery but we did enjoyed the two hours there. It is not so big (like Houston CM) so kid can go through everything and enjoy them.

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Additional Information about McKenna Children's Museum

Address: 801 West San Antonio Street, New Braunfels, TX 78130
Phone Number: (830) 606-9525
Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 5:00 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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