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“Fun for kids and inexpensive” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Miami Children's Museum

Miami Children's Museum
980 MacArthur Causeway, Miami, FL 33132
305 373 5437
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Ranked #30 of 122 Attractions in Miami
Type: Children's Museums
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Miami Children’s Museum (MCM) is dedicated to enriching the lives of all children by fostering a love of learning and enabling children to realize their highest potential. We encourage visitors of all ages to play, learn, imagine and create. We are a non-profit educational institution that meets the needs of all children in our multicultural community. We offer interactive exhibits, programs, and learning materials related to arts, culture, community and communication. MCM’s Vision: It is our vision to be recognized as a premier institution serving children and their families while inspiring children to learn about themselves and the culturally diverse community we live in through the arts, literacy, and early childhood education.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Fun for kids and inexpensive”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

I know some of the things here look old or used, but still, my kids love to visit this museum, my daughter specially loves the "mini" Publix (grocery store), where she can pretend to be in the market and fill out her "mini" cart or pretend to be the cashier. My son loves this museum also, his favorite part it's the one with the oranges on the market. We will continue to visit this museum whenever we can, it is fun and it is also cheap.

Visited February 2013
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miami
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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“not as it used to be very run down”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

It used to be great for kids but it need remodeling it has been the same for yrs. The staff is very unfriendly and trafic to get there is horrible

Visited July 2012
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“needs more on hand on for kids”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

took my grandchildren. I have been to children in other cities-this one is not as nice, not too many things for the kids to enteract and the ages aren't well represented

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Opocno, Czech Republic
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“good idea, but destroyed”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

The idea of childrens museum is very good, but the toys inside are destroyed or incomplete because there is nobody to supervise the childrens. Young children are with parents but teens do what they want... So when the museum was new, it has to be very nice, with many good ideas.

Visited February 2013
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London, United Kingdom
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“Xmas 2012 Miami trip”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

great for kids. Spent the day and the kids (6 & 3) loved trying the different areas. Over xmas they also had the Grinch play on and it was really fun - definitely recommend visiting if you have young kids with curious minds.

Visited December 2012
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