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London Children's Museum

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Address: 21 Wharncliffe Road South, London, Ontario N6J 4G5, Canada
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+1 519-434-5726
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Great to museum for the kids

The whole family will enjoy the London Children's Museum with all of its unique activities and exhibits.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
dpoin21
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Durham, North Carolina
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Durham, North Carolina
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328 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The whole family will enjoy the London Children's Museum with all of its unique activities and exhibits.

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London, Canada
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39 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of fun for children of all ages. Parking available. Located near River Forks Park which is a good place for a picnic.

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Thank Des S
London, Canada
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have a yearly family pass for the London Children's Museum (LCM). We bought it because it can be used at other scientific learning centers in Canada. The LCM is an okay place to visit, best if your children are younger. The displays are quite old and have been well used. There are often special events held at the LCM... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful staff coping with an aging facility that needs serious TLC. We had kids ranging from 2 to 7 and they were only borderline engaged. Only few exhibits are interactive. We managed to spend a few hours all the same but only because it was cold and nothing better outdoors. They don't have a good court so come prepared if... More 

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Thank Raj K
Toronto, Canada
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82 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

I had too attend my grandsons birthday at this place with his friends and class fellows..My first visit but it was very educative and fun place for not only children but everyone Very clean and comfortable it has various party rooms for kids and lots of articles/themes to see and learn

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Ypsilanti, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

First, ignore reviews that this place is 'run down'. We drove several hours from Michigan to go, and it was more than worth it! (I looked for things 'less than perfect' which included: a crane that didn't work, a little chipped paint, and few missing stove knobs. That's it.) First of all there are three LARGE floors of things to... More 

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Thank Sarah R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Yes, it's a tad dated and yes it's in need of some updates, but this attraction is a fun and interactive way to learn. Our family was good with a half-day (younger kids). Enjoy lots of daily events with the enthusiastic staff. Pros: + Dinosaurs exhibit: dress up like a dinosaur! "dig" for fossils! explore a dino cave! + My... More 

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London, Canada
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11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

This is a great place to take your little people to learn while having fun. There are many interactive displays that children can interact with.

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Thank Joy H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Kids had lots of fun while price was very reasonable. Hasn't changed much in layout in 25+ though still fun. Suppose it could get a bit stale with regular visits but great if you're passing through town as we were.

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Thank Greg G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

We had a great little visit going to this museum. We got there about 3pm when all the school groups were gone and had the place to ourselves for a couple of hours, on a Friday! All kinds of things for our kids to do (ages 6 & 9) and it was a lot of fun. Great value too. A... More 

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