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Address: 30 Peapatch Lane, Orcas Island, WA 98245
Phone Number: 360-376-7177
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The Funhouse Discovery Center is a not-for-profit community center that...

The Funhouse Discovery Center is a not-for-profit community center that fosters fun and learning with dozens of hands-on, kid-friendly science exhibits, complete audio and video production studios, huge library of educational films and documentaries, pitching cage, art studio, climbing wall and DSL computers to surf the Net or check e-mail! Most importantly, The Funhouse is a safe place for kids to hang out, learn, play and explore their creativity.

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For young kids

Perfect for elementary aged kids, they do have a teen night. Lots to do here, offering many different workshops.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2012
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McKinleyville, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

You see the love this community has when you see the space thats been created for its children. Everytown should have a place like this. Why not start a chain??

3 Thank Lynn412
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Perfect for elementary aged kids, they do have a teen night. Lots to do here, offering many different workshops.

2 Thank OrcasFerry
surrey, bc
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2008

great fun amazing that such a small island has so much to offer the young ones. my 4 year old loved it and also loved the playground outside. the website was nice, but the center was even better, can't wait to go back.

3 Thank skypilot172
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2008

The Funhouse is the most creative, child oriented activity center I've seen. The magic begins when you enter the building. Our grand-children have spent hours there for several days at a time participating in the varied activities. It's a must see for all of the "young at heart".

1 Thank IslandGramma60

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